The New South Wales Jewish Board of Deputies endorses IHRA definition of antisemitism

November 18, 2021 by  
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NSW Jewish Board of Deputies (JBOD) endorsed the IHRA Working Definition of Antisemitism and called on the NSW government, opposition and community organisations across the state to adopt the IHRA Working Definition. Read more

Victorian opposition leader Matthew Guy says a Liberal government would be adopt IHRA definition

November 17, 2021 by  
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Zionism Victoria welcomed the announcement made yesterday by Matthew Guy at its Annual Assembly, that a future Victorian Liberal Government would adopt the IHRA Working Definition of Antisemitism. Read more

Maccabi Australia endorses IHRA definition of antisemitism

November 16, 2021 by  
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The Maccabi Australia board has unanimously endorsed the adoption of the IHRA definition of antisemitism supported by the Executive Council of Australian Jewry. Read more

Herzog shows his appreciation to the Australian Jewish community

November 8, 2021 by  
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Israel’s President Isaac Herzog has written to Zionist Federation of Australia President Jeremy Leibler, welcoming the announcement that Australia will adopt the IHRA working definition of antisemitism, and congratulating the Jewish community for its role in securing its adoption. Read more

Sydney’s Waverley Council leading the way adopting IHRA definition of antisemitism

November 3, 2021 by  
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The Liberal members of Sydney’sy’s  Waverley Council which covers a major part of the city’s Eastern Suburbs were victorious when their motion for Council to adopt the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) definition of antisemitism was passed 9 to 1 with only Greens Cr Kanak voting against it. Read more

Australia adopts IHRA definition of antisemitism

October 14, 2021 by  
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Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has told the Malmö International Forum on Holocaust Remembrance and Combating Antisemitism that the Australian government pledges to embrace the definition of antisemitism adopted by the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance. Read more

President Herzog address the Malmo Forum

October 14, 2021 by  
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President Isaac Herzog participated virtually in the Malmö International Forum on Holocaust Remembrance and Combating Antisemitism in Malmö, Sweden. Read more

NSW Labor Israel Action Committee endorses Albanese and Minns’ opposition to BDS

August 2, 2021 by  
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NSW Labor Israel Action Committee (LIAC) formally welcomed and endorsed statements by Federal Labor leader Anthony Albanese and NSW State Labor leader Chris Minns opposing the BDS (Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions) movement. Read more

Do-gooders who do bad – NGO problems exposed at AIJAC webinar

December 7, 2020 by  
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With terrorism and antisemitism ever-present threats, the latest webinar from the Australia/Israel & Jewish Affairs Council (AIJAC) featured NGO Monitor Vice President Olga Deutsch, whose topic was “Following the Money Trail: An Insight into the Funding of Terrorism and Antisemitism”. Read more

Australia joins the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance

June 5, 2019 by  
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Australia has been admitted as the thirty-third member of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) following a unanimous vote of the plenary in Luxembourg. Read more

IHRA upgrades Australia

December 1, 2017 by  
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The International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA), an inter-governmental body with 31 member countries, unanimously agreed to upgrade Australia’s status in the organisation from Observer to Liaison status. Read more

Protecting the memory of the Holocaust

November 15, 2016 by  
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The International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) has held a conference in Romania attended by Australian experts. Read more