Board Of Deputies Projects & Initiatives
New Pikuach handbook ‘music to my ears’, says Chief Rabbi at online launch event
The new Pikuach inspection handbook was officially launched on Tuesday evening, with over 80 people from across the field of Jewish education joining the online Zoom event.
Shadow Home Secretary supports greater regulation online at Board of Deputies event on online hate
Shadow Home Secretary Nick Thomas-Symonds has told a Board of Deputies meeting about online hate that Labour will be supporting new legislation to regulate social media companies
Jewish community meets Welsh First Minister to discuss Labour antisemitism, education and BDS
Board of Deputies President Marie van der Zyl, Senior Vice President Dr Sheila Gewolb and Chair of the South Wales Jewish Representative Council Laurence Kahn met with Welsh First Minister to discuss antisemitism in Labour, the proposed dilution of religious education and the Welsh government’s consideration of whether Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions of Israel by public bodies is legal.
Home Secretary offers “personal thanks, best wishes and gratitude” to Jewish community’s security volunteers in advance of the High Holy Days
Home Secretary Priti Patel offered the Jewish community’s CST security volunteers her “personal thanks, best wishes and gratitude” as part of the Board of Deputies ‘BoDCast’ series.
Board of Deputies welcomes historic deal between Israel, the UAE and Bahrain
Board of Deputies President Marie van der Zyl has welcomed the historic peace deal between Israel, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain.
The Board of Deputies presents: A Conversation with the Home Secretary
Join the Board of Deputies for a conversation with the Home Secretary, the Rt Hon Priti Patel MP. Ahead of the Jewish New Year, where many in the community will have the option to return to synagogue services, we will be discussing how the government is helping to keep the Jewish community safe by fighting antisemitism and racism, including on social media.