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Jewish Canadians dispute census data showing 56% drop in population

:: © 2017 The Canadian Press

OTTAWA — The size of the country’s Jewish community appears, on the surface, to have seen its most dramatic decline in decades, with newly released census data on the country’s ethn…

Balfour Declaration Centenary

On November 2nd 2017, Israel commemorated 100 years since the Balfour Declaration.

Keren Hayesod's Marketing & Communications Department produced a film to mark this day.

You will  find a direct link to the film:

Statement by the Prime Minister on Yom Kippur

PM of Canada Justin Trudeau in front of israeli flag






From the Prime Minister's Web Site (

September 29, 2017
Ottawa, Ontario

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Yom Kippur:

“Tonight at sunset, Jewish communities in Canada and around the world will observe the beg…

Statement on Unveiling of National Holocaust Monument

September 28, 2017  - Jewish Federations of Canada - UIA salutes the Government of Canada on the unveiling of the National Holocaust Monument in Ottawa on September 27.
"This monument honours the memory of millions of Jews killed by the Nazis. It …

Statement: JFC-UIA Deeply Saddened by Terror Attack in Israel

Jewish Federations of Canada - UIA, along with The Jewish Federations of North America and Jewish communities worldwide, is deeply saddened by the news of a terror attack in Israel earlier today where three Israelis were killed: Yossef Otman, Salomon Gabaria (aged 20) and Or Arish (aged 25).…