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.
A regional politician in the state of Lower Austria defended a plan to condition the sale of kosher meat on individual permits issued to registered Jews.
Dame Margaret Hodge MP accused Jeremy Corbyn of being a racist and an antisemite after the party adopted new guidelines on antisemitism, which have been criticized as too weak.
The President of the Jewish Community in Montenegro, Jasha Alfandari, died on thursday July 12th at the age of 72.
British Labour MPs have voted in favour of adopting the IHRA definition of antisemitism in full - defying the party leadership.
A Polish satirist who made antisemitic jokes on television and later accused Jews of fomenting hatred against themselves, was awarded his country’s highest distinction for artists.
"This is the first step in a process of greater understanding that places the truth, historical understanding and academic inquiry over politics and populism,” said EJC President Dr. Moshe Kantor.
As a member of IHRA, the United States now uses the working definition of antisemitism and has encouraged other governments and international organizations to use it as well.
A non-profit group in Israel plans to land an unmanned spacecraft on the moon on February 13, 2019, joining just three countries to have made soft landings on the lunar surface.
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