EJC IN ACTION
EJC co-organises leadership conference with Holy See’s Commission for Religious Relations with the Jews
EJC, together with the International Jewish Committee for Interreligious Consultations (IJCIC) and the Holy See's Commission for Religious Relations with the Jews organised a seminar titled "Youth and Religious Identity: Jews and Catholics in Conversation" in Vilnius, Lithuania.
Former US ambassador to the EU Stuart Eizenstat spoke on the occasion of the opening of a photo exhibition titled "The Last Swiss Holocaust Survivors" at the Hillyer Art Space in Washington.
Israeli flags were burned in Northern Ireland, along with various other flags, as part of an annual ritual bonfire by nationalists described by local police as a hate crime.
A plaque has been unveiled in the port of Varna honouring the people of the city and the Bulgarian sailors who transported Jews to the Holy Land between 1934 and 1951.
UK Home Secretary Sajid Javid slammed Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn for photos of him holding a wreath during a 2014 visit to the graves of Palestinian terrorists.
Municipal authorities in Antwerp agreed to replenish the dried up pond of a centrally located park so that local Jews can perform tashlich.
"Trying to smear the Jewish people who have undergone such persecution in Europe and the Middle East, it would behoove the caricaturist and editorial staff to understand which nations have rid themselves of their Jews, and which is the only nation in the Middle East to provide full equality for its minorities regardless or religion, race or gender,” said EJC President Dr. Moshe Kantor.
Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said that the term antisemitism was invented to stop people from criticising Jews for any wrongdoing, making them the only race that is beyond reproach.
An Israeli startup, BrightWay Vision, has set out to change those statistics using night-vision technology.
Address by Dr Moshe Kantor, EJC President, at the Conference ‘An End to Antisemitism!’ in Vienna
International Holocaust Commemoration Day Ceremony 2018 – Highlights
Address by Dr Moshe Kantor, EJC President - International Holocaust Commemoration Day Ceremony 2018
Ms Mairead McGuinness during the International Holocaust Commemoration Day Ceremony 2018
Mr Yuli Yoel Edelstein, Knesset Speaker - International Holocaust Commemoration Day Ceremony 2018
Musical performance - International Holocaust Commemoration Day Ceremony 2018
European Report November 2017
Dr Moshe Kantor’s address at the WJC Plenary Assembly in New York on April 24, 2017
International Holocaust Remembrance Day Ceremony - 25 January 2017
European Jewish Congress visited the pope and gave his home a special blessing
EP Antonio Tajani during the International Holocaust Remembrance day Ceremony 2017
Tony Blair during the International Holocaust Remembrance day Ceremony 2017
Andrei Konchalovsky during the International Holocaust Remembrance day Ceremony 2017
Dr Moshe Kantor during the International Holocaust Remembrance day Ceremony 2017
International Holocaust Remembrance Day 2016 – Highlights