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US Congress representatives call for $4 million funding boost for Holocaust survivor aid

The US House of Representatives Appropriations Committee’s subcommittee on labor, health and human services, and education reiterated its call for a significant funding boost directed toward supporting Holocaust survivors in its draft 2023 funding bill.

Buenos Aires will host the Latin American Forum on Combating Antisemitism

Buenos Aires will host the second edition of the Latin American Forum...

European Commission President von der Leyen visits Israel to deepen bilateral partnership

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen is in Israel for a two day visit during which she hopes to deepen EU-Israel relations.

BDS Boston publishes map targeting Jewish institutions

A local BDS group in Boston published a map targeting various Jewish communal institutions as having purported "ties to the media and police" as part of the “colonisation of Palestine.”

Israeli writer A.B. Yehoshua passes away, aged 85

Israeli essayist, playwright and novelist A.B. Yehoshua passed away in Tel Aviv at the age of 85, leaving behind a literary legacy.

UN envoy releases action plan to combat global antisemitism

The United Nations’ special rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief, Ahmed Shaheed, released an eight-point action plan for governments to combat antisemitism.

HIAS and ECJC to hold Brussels seminar on integrating Ukrainian refugees

HIAS and ECJC will hold a regional training seminar on integrating Ukrainian refugees from 15-17 June in Brussels.

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At UNESCO and EJC Symposium: Practical guide for educators to combat conspiracy theories launched

EJC Executive Vice-President and CEO Raya Kalenova addressed the international symposium “Addressing Conspiracy Theories Through Education” in Brussels, co-hosted by the EJC and UNESCO.