January 20th, 2021

Letter from drafters on the origin of the Working Definition of Antisemitism adopted by the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance

Letter from drafters on the origin of the Working Definition of Antisemitism adopted by the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance, refuting false narratives being circulated by its opponents. Download the letter here…

November 29th, 2020

MEDIA RELEASE: ECAJ annual Report on Antisemitism in Australia [2020]

Please find below the ECAJ’s media release regarding our 2020 Report on Antisemitism in Australia, authored by ECAJ Research Director Julie Nathan. The report itself can be viewed and downloaded here….

November 24th, 2020

ECAJ statement on proposed new head of Yad Vashem

To download this press statement in PDF format, please click here. Yad Vashem is a shining light of memory, scholarship and commemoration, honouring the victims of the Shoah. Its purpose, through…

November 20th, 2020

Launch of the Jewish Advocacy & Leadership Corps

To download this press statement in PDF format, please click here. The Executive Council of Australian Jewry, the peak national representative body of the Australian Jewish community officially launched its flagship…

November 13th, 2020

Baruch Dayan HaEmet – a tribute to the late Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks z”l

The Executive Council of Australian Jewry (ECAJ) and Zionist Federation of Australia (ZFA) co-hosted an Australia-wide community tribute to the late Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks z”l on zoom on Wednesday 11…

November 12th, 2020

ECAJ gives expert evidence on antisemitism to Inter-Parliamentary Taskforce

ECAJ Co-CEO Alex Ryvchin was invited to give expert evidence to the members of the Taskforce to assist in their formulation of policies to combat antisemitism globally. The Taskforce also heard…