Celebrate Israel Marathon – edited video from our live Rosh HaShanah broadcast

from Jerusalem on 5th September, featuring music and dance, well wishes, poems and messages of support for Israel and the Jewish people from around the world


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ICI launches new campaign for local churches

to adopt IHRA working definition of antisemitism


ECI congratulates President-elect Isaac Herzog

“Few people could be better qualified to take on this position”


UN diplomatic community commemorates Purim of Carpentras

– Current situation for Jews in France is of great concern


Global Christian leaders speak out

on the importance of Holocaust remembrance and the need to combat anti-Semitism today


FCD co-hosts Hanukkah miracle in New York

as UN Ambassadors of Israel and Morocco light final Hanukkah candle together


World leaders take part in virtual event

as Israel celebrates 100th anniversary of the San Remo Resolution



Newly appointed EU coordinator on anti-Semitism:

“When the canary no longer sings, Europe is in crisis” Brussels, December 4th, 2015 – On Tuesday, December 1st, the European Commission appointed its first ever coordinator on combating anti-Semitism. Two days later, on Thursday December 3rd, the newly appointed coor... read more

Letter of condolence to French President

Letter of condolence to French President EU and Israel need a united front to combat terrorism   Brussels, November 16th, 2015 -  ECI has sent a letter of condolence to the French President François Hollande after a terrorist attack struck Paris late on Frid... read more

ECI critical of impending EU labelling directive

ECI critical of impending EU labelling directive EU should promote cooperation – not separation Brussels, November 10th, 2015 - The European Coalition for Israel has issued a written statement against an impending EU directive to label Israeli goods from the disputed t... read more

European Coalition for Israel

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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 Special August 2021

What happened in Durban in 2001 and why is it still relevant today? A conversation between Tomas Sandell, Founding Director of European Coalition for Israel and Gregory Lafitte, Co-Founder of the Forum for Cultural Diplomacy.

European Report July 2021

Are you immune to the new mutation of antisemitism? A webinar conversation with the Vice-President of the European Parliament MEP Nicola Beer, MEP Bert-Jan Ruissen and ECI Founding Director Tomas Sandell.

European Report June 2021

EU funding of Palestinian terror against Jews. Myth or reality? A webinar discussion between CEO Marcus Sheff of Impact-se, Finnish Member of Parliament Peter Östman, and ECI Founding Director Tomas Sandell.

European Report May 2021

Is the European Union an honest peace broker in the Middle East? How did the EU react to the recent conflict between Israel and Hamas? A webinar discussion between EU Ambassador to Israel, Emanuele Giaufret, Ambassador of Israel to EU, Aharon Leshno-Yaar, and ECI Founding Director Tomas Sandell.

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February 9, 2021
Article of Tomas Sandell in Allisraelnews
Global Christian leaders adopt IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

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November 8, 2020
Article of Tomas Sandell in Allisraelnews
We just marked 103 years since British issued the famous Balfour Declaration
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