July 31st, 2018

Peter Wertheim speaks at the Chinese Australian Forum's dinner to farewell Australia’s Race Discrimination Commissioner

The Chinese Australian Forum recently hosted a dinner to say farewell and thank you to Australia’s Race Discrimination Commissioner, Tim Soutphommasane. Mr Soutphommasane is due to complete his 5-year term next month….

July 25th, 2018

ECAJ representatives attend the 51st meeting of the Australian National Dialogue of Christians, Muslims and Jews

The Australian National Dialogue of Christians Muslims and Jews met today to discuss recent events that potentially impact on freedom of religion in Australia, the reputation of the three monotheistic faiths,…

June 26th, 2018

Peter Wertheim attends WJC National Directors' Forum in Israel

ECAJ co-CEO Peter Wertheim is in Israel at the moment attending the 5th annual World Jewish Congress National Directors’ Forum in Herzliya.️ The Forum is attended by the top professionals of…

June 21st, 2018

Royal Commission report on child abuse – implications for the Jewish community

At our annual conference on 26 November 2017, the ECAJ adopted a detailed policy concerning Child Sexual Abuse, with the backing of the Jewish Community Council of Victoria and the NSW…

June 5th, 2018

Julie Nathan elected Chair of ICJW Antisemitism and Racism Committee

At the International Council of Jewish Women (ICJW) Quadrennial Convention last week in Sydney, ECAJ Research Officer Julie Nathan was elected the Chair of the Antisemitism and Racism Committee. “I am…

May 14th, 2018

Arab leaders to blame for plight of the Palestinians – Alex Ryvchin's latest in "The Courier-Mail"

The following article was written by Alex Ryvchin, ECAJ co-CEO, and was originally published in The Courier-Mail entitled “Britain not to blame for plight of the Palestinians”. Britain not to blame for plight of the…