August 5th, 2021

Case for Australia to adopt the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) Working Definition of Antisemitism

The ECAJ has prepared a paper making the case for Australia formally to adopt the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) Working Definition of Antisemitism.  The paper is a draft and we…

July 26th, 2021

Model policy to address Discrimination, Harassment and Bullying

To download this document in PDF format, please click here. This document has been adopted by the ECAJ as its own policy and may be used or adapted by Jewish community…

March 26th, 2021

COVID-19 vaccination information

Vaccines against COVID-19 have begun to be rolled out in Australia. Federal, State and Territory governments and medical experts are recommending that people get vaccinated.  The following document is a compilation…

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…

July 25th, 2017

Why recognising a Palestinian State now would be wrong

ECAJ Executive Director Peter Wertheim has written the following article, the publication of which is forthcoming in the Jerusalem Centre for Public Affairs Journal. To access a PDF version of this article,…

April 18th, 2016

Inside BDS

“Inside BDS” is a comprehensive document on the origins, history and development of Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions (BDS), its tactics, strategy, aims, and actions. This document was researched, written and compiled by…