CEJI – A Jewish Contribution to an Inclusive Europe stands with people of all backgrounds to promote a Europe of diversity and respect. A Jewish voice at European level, our activities include delivering diversity education, enhancing interfaith and intercultural dialogue, while advocating in the EU against antisemitism and discrimination of all kinds.

Antisemitism strikes at the heart of the European Union

New members of the European Parliament need to break the cycle of antisemitism in the European Union, writes Robin Sclafani.  Robin Sclafani is director of CEJI-A Jewish Contribution to an Inclusive Europe. CEJI is a long-term member of the European Network Against Racism.  The European Union was set up with the aim of ending the frequent and bloody wars between neighbours, reeling from the shock of what conspired in the Holocaust during World War II.   As the new European Parliament and European Commission

Published on EurActiv.com on 25 August 2014: New members of the European Parliament need to break the cycle of antisemitism in the European Union, writes Robin Sclafani....

Brüssel, Gott und die EU - In der europäischen Politik mischen auch Christen, Juden und Muslime mit. Arbeiten sie zusammen, um Einfluss auf die EU-Politik zu nehmen?

Gemeinsam sind wir stark. Aus dieser Einsicht heraus verfassten jüdische, muslimische und christliche Gemeinden in Belgien eine gemeinsame Erklärung gegen das umstrittene Gesetz zur Sterbehilfe für Kinder. Gibt es ähnliche Kooperationen über einzelne Länder hinaus auch auf EU-Ebene? Brüssel, so heißt es, sei die Stadt mit den meisten Lobbyisten weltweit. Da liegt der Gedanke nahe, dass auch die abrahamitischen Religionen zusammenarbeiten, um sich Gehör zu verschaffen. Doch ist das tatsächlich so? Ein Besuch in Brüssel offenbart so einiges.

European Commission report highlights Belieforama as good practice

Belieforama, our award-winning suite of Religious Diversity and Anti-discrimination training programmes, and EVALORED, a project to maximise the potential impact and
dissemination of these new training modules trans-nationally, cross-sector, and inter-community, have been featured in a European Commission publication as examples of good practice
Some specific examples of longer-term impact reported by participants are highlighted as follows:

CEJI featured in RAI TV documentary

Over the summer, RAI TV - Italy's national public broadcasting company - visited CEJI during a special workshop on Antisemitism, which was organized some weeks after the attack at the Jewish Museum in Brussels. They filmed the workshop and interviewed our director, Robin Sclafani:

CEJI coming soon on TV

CEJI coming soon on TV
It's never boring in CEJI! Today we had an awareness workshop on overcoming antisemitism with old and new trainees and the Italian TV came to visit us!

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Overcoming Islamophobia & Overcoming Antisemitism

Overcoming Islamophobia & Overcoming Antisemitism for the media

| 19/10/2014 (All day) | Brussels
Confronting Discrimination: Facilitation Skills

Facilitation Skills

| 28/10/2014 (All day) | Brussels
Confronting Discrimination: Taking Action

Taking Action

| 04/11/2014 (All day) | Brussels

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