March 17th, 2020

Community response to Coronavirus

To download this statement in PDF format, click here. These are extraordinary times for our community and our nation. We are all living under the strain of upended daily routines, concerns…

March 17th, 2020

ECAJ Statement on first anniversary of Christchurch massacre and letter of appreciation from Australian National Imams Council

To download the ECAJ statement in PDF format, click here. To download the letter of appreciation from the Australian National Imams Council, click here. The passing of time has not diminished…

March 12th, 2020

ECAJ Statement on Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic

To download this statement in PDF format, click here. Dear Friends With the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus around the world, including Australia, and the statement by the World Health Organisation…

March 6th, 2020

Joint media statement by faith community representatives on responses to the Covid 19 virus

To download this statement in PDF format, click here.  The rapid spread of the potentially deadly Covid 19 virus has justifiably deeply unsettled people across the world.   People are right to…

March 6th, 2020

How will we tackle the modern form of antisemitism?

The Executive Council of Australian Jewry (ECAJ) Co-CEO Alex Ryvchin discusses whether the study of Jewish history should be added to mandatory Holocaust education in Australia with The Wire. Listen to…

February 26th, 2020

The threat posed by right-wing extremism to Australia

The following article has been published in the ABC Religion & Ethics and Times of Israel Blogs by ECAJ Research Director, Julie Nathan. The contemporary far-right in Australia is best described…