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.
Many readers will recall the visit in March 2019 of Orly Erez-Likhovski, from the Progressive Movement’s Israel Religious Action Center. Below is an update reporting IRAC’s huge impact in correcting many of the social and religious ills affecting life in Israel over the last year.
At its recent meeting in Adelaide, Rabbi David Kunin advised that the Moetzah made a donation in memory of bushfire victims in New South Wales Queensland and South Australia, and encouraged the UPJ community to provide support.
The UPJ Annual Report for 2019 has been published and will be distributed at the UPJ AGM held on 8 November at the Ibis Adelaide.