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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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  • Terrorist Attack Against Kosher Shop In Paris On 9 January 2015

    Terrorist Attack Against Kosher Shop In Paris On 9 January 2015

    10 January 2015

    On behalf of the Australian Jewish community, we join with political and religious leaders and millions of ordinary, decent people all over the world in expressing our utter disgust and outrage at yesterday’s...

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  • What is the Jewish Community Council of Victoria?

    What is the Jewish Community Council of Victoria?

    08 January 2015

    Video overview of the JCCV presented at the 2014 JCCV AGM

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