EJC IN ACTION

STATEMENTS

Leading Jewish organisations announce joint action plan for combatting antisemitism in Europe

The EJC has partnered with three leading international Jewish organisations to present a joint action plan on the implementation of the Council Declaration of 6 December 2018 on the fight against antisemitism.

At official IHRD ceremony, EJC President Kantor calls for the rebuilding of a strong political centre in the battle against rising extremism

The EJC, in partnership with the European Parliament Working Group on Antisemitism, held the official annual International Holocaust Remembrance Day ceremony, under the patronage of European Parliament President Antonio Tajani.

EJC calls for stricter measures against antisemitism at football matches after Bruges supporters brag about “burning Jews”

EJC calls on football authorities to enact stricter measures against fans who engage in antisemitic abuse after supporters of Club Brugge were recorded singing: “My father was part of a commando, my mother was in the SS, together they burned Jews because Jews burn the best.”

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, in cooperation with the European Jewish Congress.

EVENTS & MEETINGS

Raya Kalenova addresses high-level conference on protecting Jewish communities

EJC Executive Vice-President and CEO Raya Kalenova addressed a high-level conference titled 'The Fight against antisemitism: a common approach to better protect Jewish communities in Europe – from policy to action' held at the European Parliament in Brussels and organised by the Romanian Council Presidency.

NEWS

NEWS FROM COMMUNITIES

Thousands rally in France to oppose recent wave of antisemitic acts

Rallies against antisemitism attracted crowds of thousands in Paris and other French cities, following a series of attacks on Jewish targets in the country.

80 graves vandalised at Jewish cemetery in Alsace

Around 80 graves have been daubed with swastikas at a Jewish cemetery in the village of Quatzenheim in Eastern France.

Ukrainian shopping centre displays swastika on staircase

A shopping centre in Ukraine located on a street named after a Nazi collaborator decorated a staircase with a large swastika.

Romanian Jews ask court to prevent sale of Siret Ark

Romanian Jewish leaders have filed a criminal complaint for fraud following the dismantling and removal of the Aron haKodesh of the synagogue in Siret.

Far-right Lukov march goes through in Sofia

About 2,000 right-wing extremists shouted slogans and carried torches through Sofia in the annual march honouring Nazi collaborator Hristo Lukov.

EJC IN THE MEDIA

The Economist: A plan to counter anti-Jewish prejudice

'As is pointed out by EJC Executive Vice-President Raya Kalenova, the proliferation of new electronic platforms has unfortunately turned out to be a boon for those bent on reviving old dark myths."

NEWS & VIEWS

US Congresswoman under fire for controversial tweets

An antisemitism scandal surrounding U.S. congresswoman Ilhan Omar erupted this week.

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

Raya Kalenova takes part in panel discussion on antisemitism in Europe

 

Raya Kalenova, EJC Executive VP, delivers address on behalf of EJC President Moshe Kantor - IHRD2019
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Address by European Parliament President Antonio Tajani - IHRD 2019
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Address by Prof. Timothy Snyder - IHRD 2019
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Address by Susan Pollack MBE - IHRD 2019
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Address by Jewish Agency Chairman Isaac Herzog - IHRD 2019
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Address by PM of Romania Viorica Dăncilă - IHRD 2019
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EJC President addresses the High Level Conference Europe beyond antisemitism and anti-Zionism
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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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