The Zionist Congress elects a chairperson, vice chairperson and an Executive to the "Zionist Executive"
whose job is to run the day-to-day affairs of the World Zionist Organization in Israel and the Diaspora.
The Executive is the managerial institution of the WZO and is committed to carrying out the decisions
of the Zionist Congress and Zionist General Council, and answers to them.
The departments through which the Zionist Executive operates:
The Department for Zionist Activities in the Diaspora and the Department for Zionist Activities in Israel
(the Zionist Archives, Zionist Council and Mossad Bialik); Center for Religious Affairs in the Diaspora;
and the Settlement Division.
Report on activities of the Zionist Executive:
The Zionist Executive submits a report to the Zionist General Council on the activities of its various
departments. In addition, the Executive decides and oversees agreements and the signing of written
contracts and other documents that pertain to the World Zionist Organization.
Members of Inner Executive | Members of Expanded Executive