Viatcheslav Moshe Kantor
"The future of a peaceful, united and tolerant Europe lies in all of our hands. We must be proactive in the face of this dark, encroaching racism, hate and intolerance, and refuse to passively accept it. Our European future depends on it."
— Viatcheslav Moshe Kantor
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Press Conference at the Kantor Center for the Study of Contemporary European Jewry at Tel-Aviv University and Presentation of the Report on Antisemitism Worldwide in 2016
Tel-Aviv, Israel, Press Conference at the Kantor Center for the Study of Contemporary European Jewry at Tel-Aviv University and Presentation of the Report on Antisemitism Worldwide in 2016

(Sunday, 23rd April 2017) - Today, the Kantor Center for the Study of Contemporary European Jewry at Tel Aviv University, in cooperation with the European Jewish Congress, released its Annual Report on Anti-Semitism for 2016 during a press conference held at the university.

Dr. Moshe Kantor, President of the European Jewish Congress, commented on the findings, saying that while there was a substantial decrease in violent attacks against Jews, the motivation has not dropped, as witnessed by an increase in attacks on less protected arenas like online, university campuses and cemeteries.
  • Pope Francis and Viatcheslav Moshe Kantor, EJC President. Vatican, January 27, 2017
    Pope Francis and Viatcheslav Moshe Kantor, EJC President. Vatican, January 27, 2017
    Pope Francis and Viatcheslav Moshe Kantor, EJC President. Vatican, January 27, 2017
  • President of the European Parliament Antonio Tajani and President of the European Jewish Congress Viatcheslav Moshe Kantor at the International Holocaust Remembrance Day Ceremony at the European Parliament. Brussels, January 25, 2017
    President of the European Parliament Antonio Tajani and President of the European Jewish Congress Viatcheslav Moshe Kantor at the International Holocaust Remembrance Day Ceremony at the European Parliament. Brussels, January 25, 2017
    President of the European Parliament Antonio Tajani and President of the European Jewish Congress Viatcheslav Moshe Kantor at the International Holocaust Remembrance Day Ceremony at the European Parliament. Brussels, January 25, 2017
  • President of the EJC, President of the European Council on Tolerance and Reconciliation Viatcheslav Moshe Kantor awards film director Andrey Konchalovsky with the European Medal of Tolerance
Photo by John Stapels
    President of the EJC, President of the European Council on Tolerance and Reconciliation Viatcheslav Moshe Kantor awards film director Andrey Konchalovsky with the European Medal of Tolerance Photo by John Stapels
    President of the EJC, President of the European Council on Tolerance and Reconciliation Viatcheslav Moshe Kantor awards film director Andrey Konchalovsky with the European Medal of Tolerance
Photo by John Stapels
  • President of the French Republic Francois Hollande awards President of the European Jewish Congress Viatcheslav Moshe Kantor with the Officer degree of the National Order Legion of Honour. Paris, June 29, 2015
    President of the French Republic Francois Hollande awards President of the European Jewish Congress Viatcheslav Moshe Kantor with the Officer degree of the National Order Legion of Honour. Paris, June 29, 2015
    President of the French Republic Francois Hollande awards President of the European Jewish Congress Viatcheslav Moshe Kantor with the Officer degree of the National Order Legion of Honour. Paris, June 29, 2015
  • Delegation of the European Jewish Congress Headed by Its President Viatcheslav Moshe Kantor Meets with the President of Russia Vladimir Putin. Moscow, January 19, 2016
    Delegation of the European Jewish Congress Headed by Its President Viatcheslav Moshe Kantor Meets with the President of Russia Vladimir Putin. Moscow, January 19, 2016
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