Events

President of the European Jewish Congress, Dr. Moshe Kantor, Awarded French National Order of the Legion of Honour by...

Dr. Moshe Kantor, President of the European Jewish Congress (EJC), was awarded the Officier de la LĂ©gion d'Honneur (Officer of the Legion of Honour) by the President of France Francois Hollande. The award is the highest decoration in France, established by Napoleon Bonaparte. For two centuries, it has been presented on behalf of the Head of State to...

International Holocaust Remembrance Day Ceremony – Brussels – 25 January 2017

The European Jewish Congress in partnership with the newly elected President of the European Parliament Mr Antonio Tajani organised the International Holocaust Remembrance Day Ceremony on 25 January 2017. This year the Ceremony was devoted to Restoring Identities of the victims of the Shoah. As long as we cannot put a name or a picture to them, we...

EJC President Moshe Kantor re-elected as Chairman of World Jewish Congress’ Policy Council

European Jewish Congress congratulates its President, Dr. Moshe Kantor, on his re-election as Chairman of the World Jewish Congress Policy Council. Dr. Moshe Kantor was re-elected as Chairman of the World Jewish Congress Policy Council during the 15th Plenary Assembly held in New York that was attended by over 600 delegates from 90 countries. The delegates greeted with applause...

EJC’s 30th Anniversary Dinner – Brussels – 26 January 2016

EJC celebrated its 30-anniversary during a gala dinner in the presence of the Belgian Minister of Interior Jan Jambon, Former UK Prime Minister and ECTR Chairman Rt. Hon. Tony Blair, Romanian Leader of the Chamber of Deputies Liviu Dragnea, Ambassadors, Members of the European Parliament, representatives of the European Commission, former EJC presidents, affiliated Jewish communities’ representatives...

EJC General Assembly – Brussels – 26 January 2016

EJC General Assembly met in Brussels to elect its leadership and discuss many of the pressing challenges facing European Jewish communities. Moshe Kantor was re-elected to another term as President of the EJC and Jonathan Arkush, President of the Board of Deputies of British Jews, was elected as Chairman of the Council. The EJC General Assembly, attended by...

Dr. Moshe Kantor Reelected as European Jewish Congress President

The European Jewish Congress (EJC) General Assembly met in Brussels today to elect its leadership and discuss many of the pressing challenges facing European Jewish communities. Dr. Moshe Kantor was reelected to another term as President of the EJC and Jonathan Arkush, president of the Board of Deputies of British Jews, was elected as Chairman of the...