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  • Victorian Jewish & Muslim Communities Reinforcing Harmony

    Victorian Jewish & Muslim Communities Reinforcing Harmony

    23 March 2015

    The Jewish Community Council of Victoria (JCCV) and the Islamic Council of Victoria (ICV) celebrated Harmony Day by co-hosting a Jewish – Muslim Friendship Dinner.  It was a wonderful celebration of multiculturalism and social inclusion,...

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  • FACING YOUTH AND ALCOHOL ISSUES

    FACING YOUTH AND ALCOHOL ISSUES

    16 March 2015

    The Jewish Community Council of Victoria (JCCV) Youth Alcohol Project (YAP) has launched a Facebook page dedicated to raising awareness about youth and alcohol issues in the Victoria Jewish community.

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  • AN OPEN LETTER FROM THE JEWISH COMMUNITY COUNCIL OF VICTORIA

    AN OPEN LETTER FROM THE JEWISH COMMUNITY COUNCIL OF VICTORIA

    24 February 2015

    Purim Parties and Alcohol

    Purim is approaching, a time to read the Megillah, dressup in costumes, eat hamantaschen and...

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  • Move On Laws

    Move On Laws

    24 February 2015

    Joint Statement from Jewish Community Council of Victoria President Jennifer Huppert and Zionist Council of Victoria President Sam Tatarka regarding the proposed repeal of recently introduced ‘move-on’...

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  • Jewish Groups Act On Abuse Following Royal Commission

    Jewish Groups Act On Abuse Following Royal Commission

    17 February 2015

    THE Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse is spurring stronger child protection policies and practices across Jewish schools, synagogues and community groups, a move welcomed by...

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  • Rabbi Is Out Of Line & Out Of Touch With The Community

    Rabbi Is Out Of Line & Out Of Touch With The Community

    16 February 2015

    Much of the evidence presented at the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse over the past two weeks has been seriously disturbing, appalling and distressing. One of the lows was the...

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  • Shooting At Synagogue In Copenhagen

    Shooting At Synagogue In Copenhagen

    16 February 2015

    The Jewish Community Council of Victoria condemns the appalling attacks in Denmark over the weekend, the latest in a series incidents which remind us once again of the continuing threats to the Jewish community...

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  • Jewish Community Supports the Victim

    Jewish Community Supports the Victim

    04 February 2015

    As the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse hears testimony from members of the Jewish community, the Jewish Community Council of Victoria (JCCV) reiterates its support for victims...

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  • Jennifer Huppert Interviewed on SBS Radio

    Jennifer Huppert Interviewed on SBS Radio

    25 January 2015

    Jennifer Huppert (JCCV) and Grahame Leonard AM (VMC) interviewed by Eitan Drori on multiculturalism, interfaith and Israel on SBS Radio broadcast. 
    (in English from 82.09 - 108.20)

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  • JCCV Statement on the Paris Terrorist Attacks

    JCCV Statement on the Paris Terrorist Attacks

    12 January 2015

    The Jewish Community Council of Victoria (JCCV) joins with the Executive Council of Australian Jewry (the JCCV’s national representative body) in condemning the despicable terrorist attacks in France which took 17 innocent lives.  These...

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