EJC delegation attends WJC Executive Committee Meeting

An EJC delegation consisting of President Dr Ariel Muzicant and Director of European Affairs Ariella Woitchik took part in the Executive Committee Meeting of the World Jewish Congress (WJC) held in Prague.

Resolutions were adopted on the Launch of the Jewish Youth Assembly, Welcoming EU Strategies against Jew Hatred, Rejection of the Designation of Israel as an Apartheid State, Welcoming the (OAS) Appointment of Antisemitism Commissioner, Welcoming Recent Bans of Holocaust Denial and Distortion, and Reaffirming Freedom of Religious Practice.

An opening dinner hosted by WJC President Amb. Ronald S. Lauder and Mr. Petr Papoušek, President of the Federation of Jewish Communities in the Czech Republic.

The meeting was preceded by a tour of the Terezín Ghetto Museum followed by a Memorial ceremony on the Day of Liberation.