Events & Meetings

Le CJE vous invite à la conférence “Antisémitisme et sexisme: points d’intersection”

Le Congrès Juif Européen vous invite à la conférence "Antisémitisme et sexisme: points d'intersection" qui se tiendra en ligne le 8 mars 2021 de 16h à 17h, heure de Paris. 

EJC General Assembly in Vienna – Jewish Communities in Europe Mobilize Against Iranian President

Leaders of thirty-eight Jewish communities from around Europe called for the Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad to be declared “Persona Non Grata Ad Personam” in European territory, during the European Jewish Congress (EJC) Extraordinary General Assembly, held Sunday, February 19th, 2006 in Vienna

EJC Meets Greek Prime Minister and President After Attending Shoah Memorial Ceremony

Taking part in the official Holocaust commemoration ceremony in Athens, a European Jewish Congress delegation held meetings on the 31st January with the Greek Prime Minister Kostas Karamanlis and President KÌÁrolos Papo̼lias

EJC President Pierre Besnainou Meets Acting Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert

The President of the European Jewish Congress Pierre Besnainou met in Jerusalem with the Acting Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert on Tuesday, January 10th, to express his support to the new Israeli Cabinet formed as Ariel Sharon remains hospitalised

Pierre Besnainou Attends Barcelona “Peace Match”

The President of the European Jewish Congress Pierre Besnainou attended a Barcelona football match on November 29th, between a joint team of Israeli and Palestinian players against the Spanish team FC Barcelona, in the presence of Shimon Peres and various Israeli and Palestinian personalities.

Pierre Besnainou Meets Palestinian Leader Mahmoud Abbas

In Tunisia for the World Summit on the Information Society, European Jewish Congress President Pierre Besnainou met on November 17th with the Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas, in the presence of the Palestinian Minister of Foreign Affairs Nabil Shaath, discussing Palestinian commitments to continue paving the way for peace talks with Israeli authorities.

European Jewish Communities Mobilize Against Iran

In a joint action organized by the European Jewish Congress, synchronized protests took place in European capitals during the week of October 31st, demonstrating against the Iranian President's recent statement that Israel "should be wiped off the map.”

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Statements

EJC President Kantor praises the Pope for impromptu visit to Holocaust survivor

EJC President Dr. Moshe Kantor praised Pope Francis who visited a Holocaust survivor in her Rome apartment to pay tribute to all those who suffered from what he called “the craziness of Nazi populism.”

At IHRD event, Dr. Moshe Kantor calls on EU member states to ensure that Holocaust survivors receive COVID-19 vaccine as soon as possible

During a joint International Holocaust Remembrance Day event, co-hosted with the European Commission, EJC President Dr. Moshe Kantor called on the member states of the European Union to ensure that Holocaust survivors have access to a Covid-19 vaccine as soon as possible.

EJC to host joint International Holocaust Remembrance Day event with the European Commission

The European Jewish Congress, will host an online event marking International Holocaust Remembrance Day on 25 January 2021 at 16:00 CET in cooperation with the European Commission.

The event will feature EJC President Dr. Moshe Kantor, Margaritis Schinas, Vice-President of the European Commission, and Holocaust survivor Tomi Reichental.