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The rise of anti-Israelism on Canadian campuses

UJA Federation of Greater Toronto held a tele-town-hall on the rise of anti-Israelism on Canadian campuses arising from the summer’s conflict in Israel last night. The tele-town-hall featured Marc Newburgh, [...]

August 28, 2014
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Press Release: Statement on Israel-Hamas Ceasefire

Toronto, ON – Today, an open-ended ceasefire between Israel and terrorist groups in Gaza, foremost among them Hamas, was implemented at 7 P.M. local time. In response, David Koschitzky, Chair [...]

August 26, 2014
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CIJA campaign touts Buycott app to help Israel

In the wake of countless calls from the anti-Israel community to damage Israel’s economy by boycotting goods made in the Jewish state, the Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs (CIJA) [...]

August 26, 2014
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CIJA’s Steve McDonald on Sun News Network

CIJA‘s Associate Director, Communications, Steve McDonald appeared on Sun News Network to discuss reports of a new ceasefire in Operation Protective Edge. [...]

August 26, 2014
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CIJA CEO Shimon Fogel on CTV News Channel

Shimon Fogel, CEO of CIJA appeared on CTV News Channel with Dan Matheson to discuss the latest developments in Israel during Operation Protective Edge. Click here to view the video. [...]

August 26, 2014
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Press Release: Statement on CFS-Ontario BDS Motion

Toronto, ON – Recent media reports reveal that the Canadian Federation of Students (CFS) – Ontario passed a resolution on Sunday endorsing boycott-divestment-sanctions against Israelis. In response, Hillel Ontario and [...]

August 21, 2014
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The Kenneth Levene Graduate School of Business at the University of Regina is considering offering a program for students to study at the Hebrew University and receive credits towards an MBA in public safety.
University of Regina Business School Confirms: Open to Partnerships with Israel

This week, there has been a misperception that the University of Regina has rejected a potential partnership with Hebrew University as a result of pressure from boycott activists. In past, [...]

August 15, 2014
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Israel Advocacy Panel in Toronto

The Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs (CIJA) along with the Israeli Consulate in Toronto moderated an Israel Advocacy Panel for young professionals at Lipa Green last night. Over 100 [...]

August 13, 2014
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Jewish community disappointed by indifference to antisemtism in Quebec media: Press Release

Montréal – August 12, 2014: The Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs (CIJA) strongly condemns the openly antisemitic remarks in various media and is worried about the indifference with which [...]

August 12, 2014
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Al Quds Day Rally

Video footage of annual Al Quds Day Rally in Toronto on July 26, 2014. This video clearly exhibits some deplorable comments made about the Jewish people, Israel and Zionism. The [...]

August 12, 2014
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VIDEO: CIJA’s Howard English on Sun News

Howard English, CIJA Senior Vice President, Greater Toronto Region, appeared today on Sun News Network to discuss the current ceasefire as well as antisemitism at recent protests in Toronto. :: [...]

August 11, 2014
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Press Release: Montreal Jewish Community Condemns Second Intimidation Attempt by anti-Israel Extremists

Montreal, August 8, 2014 -The Montreal Jewish community condemns and thwarted yet a second attempted act of intimidation in just three weeks by anti-Israel extremists. At 4:40 PM, yesterday, anti-Israel [...]

August 8, 2014
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