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Statement by the Prime Minister on Purim

PM of Canada Justin Trudeau in front of israeli flag

From the Prime Minister's Web Site (https://pm.gc.ca/)


Statement by the Prime Minister on Purim

March 20, 2019
Ottawa, Ontario

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

“Today at sunset, Jewish communities in Canada and around the world …

National Update - March 2019

Purim greetings. New CFO. Historic research on the Canadian Jewish community. And more. Here's an update on recent developments and accomplishments by Jewish Federations of Canada - UIA and its partners and affiliates in recent months.

Read the lastest National Update HERE


This week at JFC-UIA: The Knesset Came to Canada

March 14, 2019 - This week, representatives from the Knesset visited schools in Vancouver, Toronto, Kingston and Hamilton to speak about the workings of the Knesset and how Israel forms its government. This inaugural program was a joint effort of the Knesset, the Jewish Agency for Israel, J…


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Brenda Gewurz, a veteran community volunteer, has been named as the new co-chair of the Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs-Quebec (CIJA-Quebec).

She succeeds co-chair Patrick Benaroche, while Rabbi Reuben Poupko will continue in the role of co-chair.

“I am honoured to accept t…

Message from the CEO - March 2019

Message from Nikki Holland, President & CEO 
March 1, 2019  -  It seems like only yesterday that I lived in Israel. Even though it’s been 24 years, if I close my eyes I could swear it was just a moment ago that I was a student at Hebrew University,
But as I drove through the s…