European Report November 2017
Antisemitism in Europe today: is it still a threat to free and open society?

Tomas Sandell, Founder and Director of the European Coalition for Israel and sponsor of the project, moderated the ‘European Report’ of November 2017 focused on antisemitism in Europe today. He was joined by Lars Adaktusson MEP, Benny Fischer from the European Jewish Congress and Johannes Börmann from the European Commission.

MEPs formulate strategies for implementing antisemitism resolution

The European Parliament Working Group on Antisemitism (WGAS) met on November 7, 2017 hosted by its new Chair MEP Heinz Becker (EPP, Austria) and Vice-Chair MEP Juan Fernando Lopez Aguilar (S&D, Spain).

EJC holds its annual meeting of community directors in Brussels

The European Jewish Congress (EJC) held its annual meeting of directors of affiliated communities on November 6-7, 2017. Twenty-five presidents, directors, professionals and experts from Jewish communities and organisations throughout Europe gathered in Brussels to discuss recent developments on the European Jewish street, to exchange best practices, and to discuss the opportunities and challenges ahead.

European Jewish Congress condemns attacks on Ruta Vanagaite and decision to prevent publication and distribution of her books in...

The European Jewish Congress (EJC) strongly condemns the outrageous attacks on Ruta Vanagaite, a Lithuanian author, who has written about Lithuanian complicity in the Holocaust, and which have included...

EJC: Holocaust denial should be outlawed and condemned, not rewarded

The European Jewish Congress (EJC) calls on the Polish Government to rescind the award given to Polish historian Tomasz Panfil, who received a medal from the Polish Minister of...

EJC condemns antisemitic vandalism at Rome’s Olympic Stadium

The European Jewish Congress condemns the behaviour of supporters of an Italian football team on Sunday, October 22. Supporters of S.S. Lazio defaced Rome’s Olympic Stadium following a football...

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