December 1st, 2021

Will the new Religious Discrimination Bill be good for the Jews?

The following article has been published in The Australian Jewish News by ECAJ co-CEO Peter Wertheim. The Federal government introduced its long-awaited Religious Discrimination Bill in the parliament last Thursday. Will…

November 10th, 2021

Why international acceptance of the the IHRA Working Definition of Antisemitism is growing: Explained by two of the original drafters

The Executive Council of Australian Jewry (ECAJ) was proud to present an online education session on: “Why international acceptance of the IHRA Working Definition of Antisemitism is growing: Explained by two…

November 8th, 2021

AJQ Magazine: Thirteenth Edition, Winter/Spring 2021

To download this magazine as a PDF document, here. PREVIOUS EDITIONS AJQ Magazine: Twelfth Edition, Winter 2021 AJQ Magazine: Tenth Edition, Winter 2019 AJQ Magazine: Ninth Edition, Winter 2019 AJQ Magazine:…

October 27th, 2021

ECAJ co-CEO Alex Ryvchin speaks in support of the IHRA definition

ECAJ co-CEO Alex Ryvchin sets out the case for the adoption of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) working definition of antisemitism and challenges its critics. Watch Alex’s speech below or…

October 18th, 2021

ECAJ President thanks CSG volunteers and professionals

ECAJ President Jillian Segal AO has recognised with deep appreciation the contributions made by many organisations and people over the last 18 months to help manage the impact of the COVID-19…

October 14th, 2021

SBS Radio programing review

The ECAJ has made a written submission in response to the Draft Language Selection Criteria recently published by SBS.  The submission makes the case for the continuation of Jewish community and…