Scottish Council of Jewish Communites
Scottish Council of Jewish Communities
 
Scottish Council of Jewish Communities

News Archive 2009
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Nov 2009
SCoJeC Chair, Walter Sneader, and officials, Ephraim Borowski and Leah Granat, met the First Minister, Alex Salmond, to discuss matters of concern to the Jewish community. Click here to read a report.
Nov 2009
SCoJeC's "Kosher Ceilidh" tour with musicians from the Israeli organisation "Soul Train" visited venues as far apart as Maybole, Lochgilphead, Skye, St Andrews, and Aberdeen, as well as Edinburgh and Glasgow. Click here to find out more.
Nov 2009
Click here to read a statement from SCoJeC condemning the "Scottish Defence League" attempt to stir up racial tension.
Sept 2009
SCoJeC officials Leah Granat and Ephraim Borowski met the Lord Advocate, Elish Angiolini, to discuss a number of matters of concern to the Jewish Community. Click here to read a report.
Sept 2009
SCoJeC Director Ephraim Borowski has been elected to chair the Regional Deputies Assembly of the Board of Deputies. Click here to read a report.
Aug 2009
SCoJeC has announced the results of its invitation to other communal organisations to propose joint projects "reaching out to bring in" Jewish people from outwith the mainstream community, particularly in rural Scotland. Click here to read a report.
June 2009
SCoJeC held a briefing on recent and forthcoming legislative changes that could have a major impact on the Community.  The topics covered were Child Protection, the new Points Based Immigration System, Fire Safety, and Charity Regulation. Click here to read a report.
June 2009
SCoJeC's AGM was held at Edinburgh Synagogue. Click here to read a report.
May 2009
The annual Lag b'Omer barbecue was held in Muiravonside Country Park. Click here to read a report.
May 2009
SCoJeC Director Ephraim Borowski presented a paper at a recent Expert Seminar on Religion and Belief which was organised by the Equality and Human Rights Commission. Click here to read the paper.
Mar 2009
The Scottish Government invited SCoJeC and the CST to discuss current security concerns for the Scottish Jewish community. Click here to read a report.
Mar 2009
Click here to find out about SCoJeC's Purim party in Dundee.
Mar 2009
In association with Glasgow Jewish Representative Council, SCoJeC hosted BBC Scotland's "Riddoch Questions" which featured participants in last summer's Interfaith Pilgrimage. Click here to read a report.
Click here to find out more about the Interfaith Pilgrimage.
Feb 2009
SCoJeC was invited to participate in current affairs discussions organised by the Scotland office. Click here to read a report.
Feb 2009
SCoJeC invited Archbishop Mario Conti, members of the Catholic Committee for Inter-religious Dialogue, and the Council of Christians and Jews to a meeting at Gffnock Synagogue. Click here to read a report.
Jan 2009
Jim Murphy, Secretary of State for Scotland, met the leaders of communal organisations at a meeting organised by SCoJeC. Click here to read a report.
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