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  • 75 Years After Babi Yar – A Year of Commemoration

    75 Years After Babi Yar – A Year of Commemoration

    14 September 2016

    Over 110,000 people were murdered by the Nazis and their collaborators at Babi Yar near Kiev in the Ukraine in 1941.  The 75th anniversary of the worst of these massacres when 33,771 Jews were murdered...

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  • JCCV Reducing the Stigma

    JCCV Reducing the Stigma

    12 September 2016

    The Jewish Community Council of Victoria (JCCV) hosted the JCCV Mental Health Forum aiming to help open the discussion on mental health issues across the community.  Over 40 people attended the Forum at the Beth...

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  • Educating Spiritual Care Providers About the Jewish Community -  JCCV Jewish Immersion Day for Multifaith Spiritual Carers

    Educating Spiritual Care Providers About the Jewish Community - JCCV Jewish Immersion Day for Multifaith Spiritual Carers

    09 September 2016

    On Thursday, the Jewish Community Council of Victoria (JCCV) hosted the annual JCCV Spiritual Health Care Jewish Immersion Day.  It is aimed at creating better understanding of the Jewish...

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  • Response to the Book Launched by Dr Shimon Cowen

    Response to the Book Launched by Dr Shimon Cowen

    24 August 2016

    On Wednesday 24 August the Jewish Community Council of Victoria (JCCV) issued a media release regarding Rabbi Shimon Cowen's new book entitled 'Homosexuality, Marriage and Society'.  The JCCV's public statement...

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  • Royal Commission Identifies What Makes Institutions Child Safe

    Royal Commission Identifies What Makes Institutions Child Safe

    19 August 2016

    The Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse has released a research report examining what elements make an institution ‘child safe’ using the opinions of a panel of Australian and...

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  • Community Organisations Learning to Keep Their Cool!

    Community Organisations Learning to Keep Their Cool!

    18 August 2016

    The Jewish Community Council of Victoria (JCCV) hosted a seminar for leaders and professional staff from Jewish community organisations on Thursday aiming to help them ‘Keep Their Cool’.

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  • ECAJ Leader Urges Community To Identify As Jews

    ECAJ Leader Urges Community To Identify As Jews

    01 August 2016

    ECAJ Statement

    Australia’s elected national Jewish roof body is...

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  • Twelfth Annual Jewish and Catholic Friendship Dinner Celebrates Our Faith Identities

    Twelfth Annual Jewish and Catholic Friendship Dinner Celebrates Our Faith Identities

    18 July 2016

    The Jewish Community Council of Victoria (JCCV) and the Ecumenical and Interfaith Commission (EIC) of the Archdiocese of the Catholic Church co-hosted the twelfth Jewish and Catholic Friendship Dinner on Sunday at...

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  • Letter to the Editor

    Letter to the Editor

    23 June 2016

    Cathy Wilcox Cartoon in The Age 20 June 2016

    The Cathy...

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  • JCCV Builds Bridges with its First Iftar Dinner

    JCCV Builds Bridges with its First Iftar Dinner

    20 June 2016

    On Sunday, the Jewish Community Council of Victoria (JCCV) co-hosted its first Iftar Dinner with the Islamic Council of Victoria (ICV), attended by 80 community and faith leaders from the Jewish, Muslim and...

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