EJC IN ACTION
EJC takes part in ECTR Round Table ‘Tackling Extremism and Intolerance in a Diverse Society’ in Monaco
An EJC delegation headed by Executive Vice-President Raya Kalenova participated at the Round Table of the European Council for Tolerance and Reconciliation (ECTR) “Tackling Extremism and Intolerance in a Diverse Society” in Monaco.
A top Polish diplomat vowed to “intervene” in having text removed from the Yad Vashem Holocaust museum in Israel that speaks of “Polish police” under Nazi occupation.
“For me, German-Israeli history does not only entail a historic responsibility. For me personally, it is a deep motivation of my political activity,” said Heiko Maas at his inauguration.
A documentary exhibition entitled "1943: Persecution and Defence. The Fate of the Bulgarian Jews" opened at the country’s Archives State Agency on March 15.
Polish lawmakers have approved a new national holiday honouring the Poles who risked their lives to save Jews during the Holocaust.
Sweden’s governing Social Democrats pledged to ban religious schools in an effort to combat segregation. It is not thought that the country's single Jewish school will be affected by any proposed ban.
"According to the working definition of antisemitism, this would amount to mendacious and demonising allegations of Jews as a collective. No wonder that the S&D group did not want to be associated with such an event", writes EJC Executive Vice-President Raya Kalenova.
"This is a magnificent exhibit," Netanyahu said. "There is a long history that is being cherished by us and by the friends of the Jewish people and is being denied by those who seek to erase the history of our people, our connection to our land and our connection to our eternal capital, Jerusalem."
The Galilee Medical Centre in northern Israel has treated more than 2,300 Syrians over the past five years, almost half of whom were women and children; this, as part of the Israeli army's Operation Good Neighbour, which grants wounded Syrians access to Israeli health facilities.
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