EJC IN ACTION

STATEMENTS

European Parliament pays respects to Hadar Goldin

The European Parliament paid respects this week to fallen soldier and terror victim, Lt. Hadar Goldin at the opening ceremony of the exhibition 'Hadar Goldin: The Final Peace', which was held in Strasbourg.

European Jewish Congress: The FRA report on Experiences of Antisemitism Should be a Final Warning for Authorities to Act

The European Jewish Congress (EJC) expresses deep concern over the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) report ‘Experiences and Perceptions of Antisemitism - Second survey on discrimination and...

EJC applauds the adoption of the European Union’s historic Declaration on the Fight Against Antisemitism

The European Jewish Congress applauds the historic Declaration by the Council of the European Union on the fight against Antisemitism and the development of a common security approach to better protect Jewish communities and institutions in Europe.

EJC expresses outrage over antisemitic imagery applied to Hungarian Jewish leader

EJC has expressed outrage after the Hungarian weekly magazine Figyelő depicted András Heisler, head of the Federation of Hungarian Jewish Communities (MAZSIHISZ) on its recent cover surrounded by banknotes.

EVENTS & MEETINGS

FRA report on experiences of antisemitism presented at European Parliament

The European Parliament Working Group on Antisemitism (WGAS) held a conference presenting the findings of the 2nd FRA Survey on discrimination and hate crimes against Jews at the European Parliament in Strasbourg.

NEWS

NEWS FROM COMMUNITIES

Spanish Jews pray at former synagogue they want returned from Catholic Church

Spanish Jews held a prayer and cultural event at a former synagogue that the community is trying to recover from the Catholic Church.

Jewish cemetery in Alsace desecrated with swastikas and anti-Macron slogans

Swastikas, antisemitic slogans and anti-Macron comments were found on gravestones at the Jewish cemetery of Herrlisheim in the Alsace region of Eastern France.

Plaques honouring Rome’s deported Jews stolen

Rome's mayor, Catholic groups and politicians joined Italy's Jewish community in denouncing the theft of 20 small bronze plaques honoring a Jewish family deported during the Holocaust.

Historic Ukrainian Jewish cemetery in the town of Agnon and Wiesenthal renovated

The European Jewish Cemeteries Initiative (ESJF) has just completed the restoration and fencing of the historic Jewish cemetery of Buchach in Ukraine's Ternopil region.

British PM Theresa May: Criticism of Israel not an excuse for antisemitism

British Prime Minister Theresa May strongly condemned rising antisemitism in Europe, saying that it was a critical component of fighting all racial hatred.

EJC IN THE MEDIA

La Libre Belgique: Nearly 42% of Jews have considered emigrating

"Seven European countries, but not yet Belgium, have adopted the IHRA working definition of antisemitism, which distinguishes between the criticism of the Israeli government and the denial of Israel's right to exist", says EJC Executive Vice-President Raya Kalenova.

NEWS & VIEWS

African countries that voted against condemning Hamas attend agricultural seminar in Israel

Representatives from Nigeria and Zambia, countries which voted against an anti-Hamas resolution at the UN, arrived in Israel for a four-day seminar on improving agricultural production. 

LIFE IN ISRAEL

Jerusalem is world’s fastest growing tourist destination

Jerusalem is the world’s fastest-growing tourism destination, a report by London-based market research company Euromonitor International.

MEDIA

PHOTO GALLERY

VIDEO GALLERY

EJC President addresses the High Level Conference Europe beyond antisemitism and anti-Zionism

 

EJC President Moshe Kantor address the Conference on 'European Values, Rule of Law, Security'
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EJC President Dr Moshe Kantor addresses the WJC Governing Board Meeting in Paris - 19 November 2018
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Dr. Moshe Kantor presented with the keys of the city of Florence by Mayor Dario Nardella
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Dr. Moshe Kantor's address at the opening of the conference "An End to Antisemitism" in Vienna
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International Holocaust Commemoration Day Ceremony 2018 – Highlights
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Address by Dr Moshe Kantor, EJC President - International Holocaust Commemoration Day Ceremony 2018
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Ms Mairead McGuinness during the International Holocaust Commemoration Day Ceremony 2018
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Mr Yuli Yoel Edelstein, Knesset Speaker - International Holocaust Commemoration Day Ceremony 2018
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Musical performance - International Holocaust Commemoration Day Ceremony 2018
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European Report November 2017
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Dr Moshe Kantor’s address at the WJC Plenary Assembly in New York on April 24, 2017
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International Holocaust Remembrance Day Ceremony - 25 January 2017
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European Jewish Congress visited the pope and gave his home a special blessing
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EP Antonio Tajani during the International Holocaust Remembrance day Ceremony 2017
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Tony Blair during the International Holocaust Remembrance day Ceremony 2017
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Andrei Konchalovsky during the International Holocaust Remembrance day Ceremony 2017
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Dr Moshe Kantor during the International Holocaust Remembrance day Ceremony 2017
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International Holocaust Remembrance Day 2016 – Highlights
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