Events & Meetings

EJC Director of European Affairs addresses FRA event on the release of its third survey on antisemitism

EJC Director of European Affairs spoke about how the concerning findings of the 2023 survey relate to the experiences of Jewish communities in Europe, amid the dramatic rise of antisemitism both online and offline, even before the Hamas massacre of 7 October.

EJC President Dr Ariel Muzicant addressed 3rd European Conference on Antisemitism in Vienna

EJC President Dr Ariel Muzicant participated in a panel discussion in the European Conference on Antisemitism in the Austrian Academy of Sciences in Vienna about the rising antisemitism in universities and social media.

EJC Executive Vice-President participates in Hungarian Holocaust Memorial Day event

EJC Executive Vice-President Raya Kalenova took part in a commemorative event ahead of the Memorial Day of the Hungarian Victims of the Holocaust, hosted by H.E. Mr. Tamás Iván Kovács, Ambassador of Hungary to Belgium and Luxembourg.

EJC delegation held high-level meetings in Israel to express their solidarity and support with the Jewish state

The members of the EJC had the possibility to discuss with Israeli politicians about the rise of antisemitism in Europe after the Hamas massacre of October 7th and the current state of Jewish communities and organisations on the European continent.

Austrian delegation traveled to Israel and met with Israeli President, members of the Knesset and hostage families

EJC President Dr Ariel Muzicant was part of the delegation led by Austrian National Council President Wolfgang Sobotka. He also held numerous private meetings with Israeli politicians and relevant stakeholders.

EJC co-organises conference with Israeli expert on sexual violence perpetrated by Hamas

The keynote speaker of the event was Professor Yifat Bitton, co-founder and chair of Tmura, The Israeli Center for Equality, and President of Achva Academic College of Science & Education in Israel, who engaged in a dialogue with Belgian MP Viviane Teitelbaum.

EJC co-organises event in the European Parliament on sexual violence perpetrated by Hamas on October 7th

The event was co-hosted by Vice-President of the European Parliament, Pina Picierno (S&D), MEP Ilana Cicurel (Renew Europe), MEP Assita Kanko (ECR), MEP Monika Hohlmeier (EPP) and MEP Katrin Langensiepen (Greens/EFA).

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Statements

EJC rejects claims accusing incoming EU Council President António Costa of antisemitism

The EJC and its Portuguese affiliate, the Jewish Community of Lisbon, express their absolute rejection of attempts to impute antisemitic intent to the Costa government's actions in tightening regulations on the granting of Portuguese citizenship to descendants of Sephardic Jews.