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.”

EJC saddened by the death of Cardinal Lustiger

The European Jewish Congress (EJC) has learned with profound sadness the death of Cardinal Jean-Marie Lustiger, whose destiny elevated him to the highest offices in the Catholic hierarchy.

EJC appoints special envoy for central and Eastern Europe

The European Jewish Congress (EJC) appointed Evgeny Chervonenko as its special envoy...

EJC Expresses Concern Regarding the Situation of Venezuelan Jewish Community

The newly elected President of the European Jewish Congress (EJC) (Moshe) Kantor, calls on the Government of Venezuela and President Hugo ChÌÁvez, who is currently visiting Russia, to address the issue of escalating anti-Semitism in Venezuela

EJC deeply concerned about British union boycott motion against Israeli academic institutions

The European Jewish Congress is deeply concerned about the motion passed by...

EJC deeply concerned about British union boycott motion against Israeli academic institutions

The European Jewish Congress is deeply concerned about the motion passed by Britain's University and College Union to boycott Israeli academic institutions and urges the Union to organize a referendum to turn over the decision

EJC Expresses Solidarity With Jewish Community in Geneva Following Synagogue Fire

The European Jewish Congress expresses its solidarity with Geneva's Jewish community following a destructive fire on Thursday at the city's largest synagogue, and urges the Swiss police to quickly investigate the causes

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Events & Meetings

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

A l'occasion de la Journée Internationale des femmes, le CJE vous invite à la conférence "Antisémitisme et sexisme: points d'intersection" qui se tiendra en ligne le 8 mars 2021 de 16 à 17h CET avec l'Eurodéputée Ilana Cicurel, la Rabbine Delphine Horvilleur et la Députée bruxelloise, Viviane Teitelbaum. English interpretation will be provided. 

EJC holds online Directors’ Meeting

The European Jewish Congress held its annual meeting of Directors of Jewish communities online. Over thirty directors, professionals and experts from Jewish communities came together to discuss recent developments and exchange best practices.

EJC holds online Executive Meeting

The Executive Committee of the European Jewish Congress held its first meeting of the new term following the 2020 General Assembly.