Jewish Culture Festival in Sanremo 2022
In 1920 the Hotel Royal in Sanremo, Italy hosted the British Government delegation at the San Remo Peace Conference, which codified the Balfour declaration under international law. 102 years later, European Coalition for Israel and Forum for Cultural Diplomacy hosted the first Jewish Culture Festival in Sanremo, featuring the Sanremo Symphony Orchestra.
Italian Prime Minister recognizes importance of San Remo: One of the seeds of the Israeli olive tree was planted in ItalyBrussels, April 22nd, 2020 – In a letter sent to the European Coalition for Israel ahead of the 100th anniversary of the San Remo Resolution this weekend, Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte has officially recognized the importance of this landmark event. The San Remo R... read more
ECI prepares for San Remo Centennial amidst corona virus lockdown – The 1920 Peace Conference in San Remo was a defining moment in the history of the Jewish peopleBrussels, March 25th, 2020 – The Spanish flu did not prevent the San Remo Peace Conference of 1920 from taking place, neither did the ash clouds from Iceland stop its 90th anniversary in 2010. Despite the current pandemic, which has tragically put Italy at the epicent... read more
Top Finnish university that welcomes BDS conferences refuses to host Israel seminar – ECI responds: We will not be silenced!Helsinki, March 10th, 2020 – The European Coalition for Israel (ECI) has been denied access to a leading Finnish university with the explanation that such an educational event with a focus on Israel and Human Rights does not comply with the values and principles of the un... read more
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THE EUROPEAN REPORT / WEBINARS
The European Report is a political discussion program that comes from the heart of Europe in the European Parliament and addresses issues concerning Europe and the Middle East. / Alternatively webinars and conferences on different subjects.
European Report May 2022
Why should European young adults engage in fighting antisemitism? The program host Marco Gombacci is joined in the studio of the European Parliament by Dylan Bokler from the European Jewish Congress, Rebeka Goba from the European Coalition for Israel and MEP Bert-Jan Ruissen.
European Report April 2022
EU-Israel relations and the international system after the Russian invasion of Ukraine – what will change? The program host Marco Gombacci is joined in the studio of the European Parliament by Director of AJC Transatlantic Institute, Daniel Schwammenthal, MEP Antonio López-Istúriz White, and ECI Founding Director Tomas Sandell.
European Report March 2022
The critical situation in Ukraine and the future of Jewish life in Europe. Joining ECI Founding Director Tomas Sandell in the studio is the Vice President of the European Parliament, Nicola Beer and the CEO of the Conference of European Rabbis Foundation, Gady Gronich.
ECI webinar 8 March 2022
Ukraine under assault – Jewish perspectives from neighbouring Poland. The webinar is moderated by Tomas Sandell from the European Coalition for Israel and featuring Former Vice President of the European Parliament, Marek Siwiec and Professor Dariusz Stola.
IN THE NEWS
January 24, 2022
By Tzvi Joffre in Jerusalem Post
80 years since Wannsee, European leaders stress ‘Never Again’
January 26, 2022
By Jenni Frazer in Jewish News
Justin Welby condemns ‘profound evil of antisemitism’ at Wannsee anniversary meeting
January 25, 2022
By Donna Birrell in Premier Christian News
Justin Welby says world must be ‘vigilant’ against a ‘volcano of anti-semitism’