Events & Meetings

EJC joins round table discussion with UN Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Religion

The EJC, represented by Mike Whine MBE, took part in a round table discussion with UN Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Religion or Belief Dr Ahmed Shaheed organised by the Parliamentary Committee Against Antisemitism and the Antisemitism Policy Trust.

Dr Moshe Kantor addresses WJC Governing Board Meeting in Paris

EJC President and Chairman of the WJC Policy Council, Dr Moshe Kantor, addressed the WJC Governing Board Meeting, which was held at the headquarters of UNESCO in Paris.

SACC by EJC holds three conferences in London, Manchester and Oslo

SACC by EJC held two conferences on Psychological Resilience in London and Manchester, in cooperation with the UK’s Community Security Trust (CST), and a separate third conference in Oslo on Terrorism, Crisis Management and Crisis Communication.

SACC by EJC holds a meeting with CEPOL to discuss perspectives of future cooperation

Representatives of SACC by EJC visited the headquarters of the European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Training Executive Director (CEPOL) in Budapest, and met with Executive Director Detlef Schröder.

EJC delegation commemorates liquidation of Minsk Ghetto

An EJC delegation led by Executive Vice-President and CEO Raya Kalenova, and consisting of representatives and leaders of Europe’s Jewish communities participated in the commemoration ceremony of the 75th anniversary of the liquidation of the Minsk Ghetto.

EJC commemorates 75th Anniversary of October 1943 in Denmark

The EJC, represented by its Executive Vice-President Raya Kalenova and Director for EU Affairs Nuno Wahnon Martins took part in the official commemoration ceremony of the 75th Anniversary of October 1943 organised by the Danish Prime Minister Lars Løkke Rasmussen in the fishing village of Gilleleje.

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.

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Statements

World leaders will gather in Jerusalem to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Liberation of Auschwitz and International Holocaust Remembrance Day

Heads of State from Europe, North America and Australia have been invited to attend the Fifth World Holocaust Forum, taking place on 23 January 2020, at Yad Vashem in Jerusalem.

The event, titled “Remembering the Holocaust, Fighting Antisemitism,” is being organised by the World Holocaust Forum Foundation, headed by Dr. Moshe Kantor, in cooperation with Yad Vashem, under the auspices of the President of the State of Israel, H.E. Mr. Reuven "Ruvi" Rivlin.

EJC calls on the Lithuanian government to provide stronger protection after community shutters institutions

EJC has called on the Lithuanian Government to take stronger measures and appropriate action to protect the Jewish community after its leaders made the decision to close the city's sole synagogue and community center following threats and a rise in antisemitism.

Latest CST report confirms worrying trend of spiralling antisemitism

EJC is deeply concerned by the latest CST Antisemitic incidents report, which saw the highest ever number of incidents ever recorded in the first half of a calendar year in the UK.