December 17th, 2012

ECAJ Cautiously Welcomes Ancient & Modern History Curriculum

17th December 2012 National Education Curriculum for Ancient History and Modern History – Years 11 and 1 The ECAJ has cautiously welcomed the Federal government’s National Education Curriculum for Ancient History…

November 29th, 2012

Jewish Community Urges Support for Sex Abuse Victims

29th November 2012 Jewish Community Urges Understanding and Support for Victims of Sexual Abuse “Recent allegations of sexual abuse in the Jewish community in Melbourne should be the subject of a…

November 27th, 2012

ECAJ on Australian Govt. Abstaining on Palestine Observer Status

27th November 2012 Australian Government Decision to Abstain on the Proposal to Grant the Palestinians Observer State Status The ECAJ’s Executive Director, Peter Wertheim, responded to today’s news that the Australian…

November 27th, 2012

Statement on Child Sex Abuse and Reporting

27th November 2012 Statement on Child Sex Abuse and Reporting ECAJ President, Dr Danny Lamm, and Executive Director, Peter Wertheim, met on Friday (November 23) with Yeshivah College Principal, Rabbi Yehoshua…

November 20th, 2012

ECAJ on Hostilities in Israel and Gaza

20 November 2012 CURRENT HOSTILITIES IN ISRAEL AND GAZA The President of the ECAJ, Danny Lamm, expressed the Jewish national peak body’s “whole-hearted support for and solidarity with the People and…

November 14th, 2012

Jewish Community Welcomes Child Abuse Royal Commission

14 November 2012   JEWISH COMMUNITY WELCOMES AND SUPPORTS PRIME MINISTER’S ANNOUNCEMENT OF A ROYAL COMMISSION TO INVESTIGATE INSTITUTIONAL RESPONSES TO ALLEGATIONS OF CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE   The national peak body…