A delegation of the World Jewish Congress (WJC) led by its President, Ronald S. Lauder, was received by Pope Francis at the Vatican. The meeting was attended by Julius Meinl, President of the Euro-Asian Jewish Congress
A delegation of the World Jewish Congress (WJC) headed by WJC President Ronald Lauder visited Azerbaijan’s capital Baku and met with Azeri President Ilham Aliyev. The delegation also held talks with the Chairman of the Clerical Office of Caucasus Muslims, Sheikh-ul-Islam Allahshukur Pashazade, and with the leaders of Baku’s Jewish community
The junior group of the International Inter-Ethnic Children’s Camp “Sources of Tolerance” has begun work on July 20, 2016, and will continue until July 31. This year’s camp is being held in the Ukrainian Carpathians and is being held with the support of the Kyiv office of the Euro-Asian Jewish Congress.