24 Nov 2014
The WJC president welcomed the announcement by the Kunstmuseum Bern to accept the Gurlitt bequest provided that all Nazi-looted art works are excluded and will be checked in Germany.
18 Nov 2014
The World Jewish Congress expressed shock and outrage at Tuesday's terror attack in Jerusalem in which four rabbis and a policeman were killed and dozens of others wounded.
17 Nov 2014
Mervyn Smith, a longtime leader of the South African Jewish community and member of the WJC Executive, has passed away at the age of 77. Smith was the founder of the African Jewish Congress, which he led for over two decades.
12 Nov 2014
More than 500 guests attended the award dinner at New York’s Waldorf Astoria Hotel.
05 Nov 2014
Lubomír Zaorálek told a WJC/ICFR event in Jerusalem that Prague remained “committed to Israel's right to self-defense."