European Jewish Congress
High level Meetings, introduction article
High-level meetings
High level Meetings, introduction article

The European Jewish Congress has a privileged relationship with Europe's leaders in both Brussels and in Europe's capitals.

The EJC maintains permanent working connections with all European institutions - the European Council, the European Parliament, the European Commission and the Council of Europe - and cultivates a visible presence through numerous meetings with their officials and policymakers.

Delegations formed by the EJC for such meetings consist of leaders from the diverse face of European Jewry. They bring together presidents of communities, from Turkey to Ireland and from Spain to Finland, to address common issues and concerns, sending a powerful message to Europe's officials that European Jews are united.

The EJC has a vigorous agenda with European politicians:

- {Meeting with each new “Presidency” of the Council of the European Union, the main decision making body of the EU. This post revolves among EU member states every six months - the EJC meets their respective heads of states and governments during their term.

- Providing Europe's leaders with accurate and up-to-date information on anti-Semitism.

- Cultivating a strong presence among European authorities, to emphasize the EJC's role as a spokesman, and to highlight the important function its affiliated national communities play in European civil society.

- Initiating projects and conferences addressing general human rights concerns in Europe.}

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