The U.K.'s Institute for Jewish Policy Research has released Academic achievement and engagement in Jewish life: first signs of a brain drain? *** JPR has been conducting research on Jews in Britain for many years, allowing us to explore trends in Jewish life over time. … [Read more...] about Academic Achievement and Engagement in Jewish Life: First Signs of a Brain Drain?
Over 2000 participants are converging this week in Brimingham England for Limmud Festival 2018. Presenters will include Dana International, celebrating the 20th anniversary of her Eurovision win, Labour’s Shadow Foreign Secretary MP Emily Thornberry, Ephraim Mirvis, Chief R … [Read more...] about With Spotlight on Sephardi and Mizrahi Culture, Limmud Festival 2018 Opens
Genesis Philanthropy Group (GPG) has announced the second round of UK grants this year. Building on early success of its partnership with Moishe House and PJ Library to help them dramatically increase successful global models of engagement in the UK, GPG’s strategy now is also f … [Read more...] about Genesis Philanthropy Group announces ‘Big Push’ to Fund the Growth of Pivotal UK Jewish Community Organizations
Michael Wegier has announced he will leave the U.K.'s United Jewish Israel Appeal in February after six and a half years as chief executive.
UJIA (United Jewish Israel Appeal) is based in London and sometimes referred to by Americans as the U.K.'s Federation.
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The UK Jewish community focuses resources on ‘safeguarding,’ but some say it isn’t enough By Maayan Hoffman eJewish Philanthropy A year before the #MeToo movement against sexual harassment and assault swept the American nation and the internet, the Jewish community of t … [Read more...] about ‘We Are Not Waiting’