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What is CIJA?

CIJA is a national, non-partisan, non-profit organization dedicated to improving the quality of Jewish life in Canada by advancing the public policy interests of Canada’s organized Jewish community

CIJA Priorities

CIJA combats antisemitism and discrimination in all its forms and advocates for fundamental rights and freedoms, social justice, and support for the people of Israel

CIJA On Campus

CIJA’s campus team provides expertise, resources and issues-management support to Jewish and pro-Israel students across the country

CIJA Near You

CJIA helps partners across Canada manage local advocacy challenges by providing strategic advice, subject matter expertise, and resources

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When you make a donation to CIJA you strengthen our ability to advocate on the issues that matter to you

Take Action Beyond the Ballot Box

Like many in Canada and around the world, the Jewish community is watching the unfolding refugee crisis in the Middle East, North Africa, and...


As we draw closer to Election Day on October 19th, the three main parties remain locked in a tight contest that has made for...

Pietra Neamt, Romania

Just three weeks ago, Toby and I arrived in Pietra Neamt, Romania, which is the home of the last wooden synagogue in Romania, and...

David B. Brooks
Russian President Vladimir Putin with President Barak Obama

It’s rare to find the American media, both liberal and conservative, virtually united in their criticism of U.S. President Barak Obama’s Middle East policy...

Paul Michaels

NEW YORK – World Jewish Congress (WJC) President Ronald S. Lauder expressed concern on Wednesday that a rising tide of Palestinian terror is underway, after...

ballot 2015

For the past seven months I have had the privilege of traveling to small Jewish communities outside the major Canadian municipalities to talk about...

Zane Colt
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