EJC IN ACTION

STATEMENTS

EJC sends its deepest condolences to President Reuven Rivlin on the passing of his wife Nechama Rivlin

EJC sends its deepest and most heartfelt condolences to the President of the State of Israel, Reuven Rivlin, on the passing of his beloved wife, Nechama Rivlin.

EJC calls comments by Polish PM on restitution a major distortion of the historic truth

EJC has called comments by Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki saying that to pay restitution to Jews who survived the Holocaust would equate to “Hitler’s victory after his death” a major distortion.

EJC calls on all Europeans to reject extremism and stand up for fundamental values and freedoms

EJC calls on all Europeans to reject extremism and populism and to stand up for fundamental values and freedoms ahead of the European elections, which will take place between 23-26 May.

EJC applauds the German Bundestag ruling that BDS is antisemitic, calls on other European parliaments to follow suit

EJC applauds the German Bundestag ruling that the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement is antisemitic and calls on governmental bodies not to support or finance any organizations that support BDS or question Israel’s right to exist.

EVENTS & MEETINGS

EJC Executive Vice-President Raya Kalenova addresses European Economic and Social Committee

EJC Executive Vice-President Raya Kalenova delivered a keynote speech at the Plenary of the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC).

NEWS

NEWS FROM COMMUNITIES

Jewish woman hit with metal ball outside Paris synagogue

A 79-year-old Jewish woman was wounded outside a Paris synagogue when she was hit by a metal ball hurled at her head.

British Jews welcome Church of Wales adoption of IHRA definition of antisemitism

British Jewish leaders have applauded the Church in Wales for adopting the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance definition of antisemitism, after the Church of England did so in September 2018.

Cambridge Union criticised after Malaysian PM makes antisemitic remark

Cambridge Union has been criticised for hosting an event which saw an audience laugh at comments about “Jewish people” made by Malaysia’s PM, Mahathir Mohamad.

German president says country must ensure Jews should be able to openly wear kippot

Germany's President Frank-Walter Steinmeier says that Germans must ensure that Jews can wear kippot in public spaces without fear of attack.

Paris to dedicate a square in honour of Jerusalem

The Central Consistory of France has announced that the city of Paris will soon dedicate a square to Jerusalem.

EJC IN THE MEDIA

Jerusalem Post: “Extremist parties are a danger to Europe, to democracy and pose a threat to minorities”

"Only through close political and economic cooperation can we ensure a peaceful and prosperous Europe, which is the best guarantee for the well-being of our community" said EJC President Moshe Kantor.

NEWS & VIEWS

Israeli president says legitimate for Diaspora Jews to be critical of Israeli government

Reuven Rivlin earned loud applause when he said  that it was legitimate for Diaspora Jews who have a dispute with the government of Israel to have their say "loud and clear."

LIFE IN ISRAEL

Israel joining forces with Arab states to save coral from climate change destruction

Scientists from Israel and neighbouring Arab countries are joining forces to save Red Sea coral reefs from the threat of climate change.

MEDIA

PHOTO GALLERY

VIDEO GALLERY

EJC President Dr. Moshe Kantor addressed the WJC Governing Board meeting in Ottawa, Canada, on 14 May 2019. 

 

Raya Kalenova, EJC Executive VP, delivers address on behalf of EJC President Moshe Kantor - IHRD2019
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Raw Politics: What is behind anti-Semitism in Europe? | Raw Politics
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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
15:09
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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