Boyd Klap honoured for maintaining the memory of Anne Frank

August 6, 2021 by  
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Over a decade of activities promoting the memory and messages of Anne Frank’s short life was recognized last week with a special presentation to 94-year-old Dutch-born Boyd (Boudewijn) Klap. Read more

Remembering Rabin

November 6, 2014 by  
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More than 40 people gathered at the Yitzhak Rabin memorial in New Zealand’s capital Wellington at a service  remembering the assassinated Israeli Prime Minister. Read more

Zionism is a dirty word in New Zealand

May 16, 2014 by  
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In what must be a world first for a Jewish Community in the democratic world, it seems that the Zionist Federation of New Zealand which had existed in one form or another since before the creation of the State of Israel has gone into voluntary liquidation. Read more

NZ doubles Auschwitz support

June 17, 2013 by  
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The New Zealand government has doubled the grant of €50,000 it made in 2011 to support the Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial Site. Read more

Jerusalem Prize for David Zwartz

April 29, 2013 by  
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Long time Wellington community stalwart David Zwartz has been awarded the Jerusalem Prize…the first New Zealand recipient. Read more