Protecting Jewish life in Canada through advocacy!

     ✔ Leading the fight against antisemitism

     ✔ Educating Canadians about Israel

     ✔ Empowering the Jewish community

The Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs (CIJA) is the advocacy agent of Jewish Federations across Canada.  

News & Updates

Hostages freed. Jewish community calls for more security.

Jewish Community in Texas Under Attack

For Immediate Release  Ottawa, ON—Earlier today, a Rabbi and three congregants were taken hostage by a terrorist at the Beth Israel Synagogue in Colleyville, Texas. In response, Shimon Koffler...

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Report an Incident

When people or property are attacked because they are – or perceived to be – Jewish, it is a hate crime. If you’ve witnessed a hate crime or suspicious incident, contact your local police immediately. To report the incident to CIJA, which helps us measure and combat antisemitism, please use the link below.  

Report Online Hate

Have you been the victim or witnessed online hate? Report the incident to CIJA to help combat antisemitism in your community – and learn how you can report hateful messages to social media platforms. If you witnessed a hate crime or suspicious incident, please contact your local police immediately.