Netzer Australian madrichim and Progressive Community and Netzer Shaliach Sefi Shalam are currently attending a 10-day-long educational seminar in Poland and Germany, to visit historic places, learn about the Holocaust and modern Jewish history from a Progressive Jewish perspective. Click on "Read More" to read Sefi Shalam's report sent from Krakow.
The Executive Council of Australian Jewry last week published the 2019 Report on Antisemitism in Australia, authored by Julie Nathan (pictured). Click here to read the report.
David Knoll AM and Brian Samuel OAM, newly elected UPJ Co-Presidents, and Rabbi David Kunin, Chair of the Council of Australian, New Zealand and Asian Rabbis, wrote an article titled "A clarion call for Progressive Judaism" which was published in the Australian Jewish News on 22 November.
Helen Shardey (ARZA President), David Knoll (UPJ Co-President) and Gusti Yehoshua-Braverman (head of the Wold Zionist Organisation’s Department of Diaspora Affairs) attended the ceremony to award Prime Minister Scott Morrison the Jerusalem Prize in Sydney on November 21.
The World Union for Progressive Judaism has published its 2018 report, which features information through the WUPJ region, including the UPJ. Click here to read the report online.