European Report November 2017
Antisemitism in Europe today: is it still a threat to free and open society?

Tomas Sandell, Founder and Director of the European Coalition for Israel and sponsor of the project, moderated the ‘European Report’ of November 2017 focused on antisemitism in Europe today. He was joined by Lars Adaktusson MEP, Benny Fischer from the European Jewish Congress and Johannes Börmann from the European Commission.

MEPs formulate strategies for implementing antisemitism resolution

The European Parliament Working Group on Antisemitism (WGAS) met on November 7, 2017 hosted by its new Chair MEP Heinz Becker (EPP, Austria) and Vice-Chair MEP Juan Fernando Lopez Aguilar (S&D, Spain).

EJC holds its annual meeting of community directors in Brussels

The European Jewish Congress (EJC) held its annual meeting of directors of affiliated communities on November 6-7, 2017. Twenty-five presidents, directors, professionals and experts from Jewish communities and organisations throughout Europe gathered in Brussels to discuss recent developments on the European Jewish street, to exchange best practices, and to discuss the opportunities and challenges ahead.

EJC Executive Meeting – London – 10 September 2017

The European Jewish Congress held its Executive Meeting on 10 September 2017 in London, where members of the Executive had the opportunity to discuss pressing issues affecting Jewish communities...

Israeli Innovation Celebrated at the European Parliament

Today, the European Parliament held the 'Innovation across borders' conference hosted by MEP Frédérique Ries in partnership with the European Jewish Congress (EJC). The aim of the conference is...

EJC takes active part in the International Conference “Unfinished Justice: Restitution and Remembrance”

The European Jewish Congress (EJC) co-organised and took active part in the International Conference “Unfinished Justice: Restitution and Remembrance”, in the European Parliament. The conference was conducted under the patronage of the...

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European Jewish Congress condemns attacks on Ruta Vanagaite and decision to prevent publication and distribution of her books in...

The European Jewish Congress (EJC) strongly condemns the outrageous attacks on Ruta Vanagaite, a Lithuanian author, who has written about Lithuanian complicity in the Holocaust, and which have included...

Shoah Commemoration

EJC brings together over 1000 Jewish students to Auschwitz-Birkenau

The European Jewish Congress together with the Chief Rabbi of Russia Berel Lazar and the President of the Federation of Russian Jewish Communities Alexander Boroda organised the 'March of...