Canadian Jewish Political Affairs Committee
Fifth Annual Montreal ACTION Party Sells Out With Record Attendance

Fifth Annual Montreal ACTION Party Sells Out With Record Attendance

MONTREAL – One thousand young professionals from the Jewish and pro-Israel community spent last night meeting and mingling with community leaders and more than two...

Mark Waldman honoured with Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal

TORONTO  – This past weekend Mark Waldman, Executive Director of the Canadian Jewish Political Affairs Committee (CJPAC) was awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond...

Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on the attack on the Israeli Embassy in Cairo

10 September 2011 Ottawa, Ontario Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement on the attack on the Israeli Embassy in Cairo: “Our...

Statement on the passing of Hon. Jack Layton

TORONTO – Mark Waldman, Executive Director of CJPAC made the following statement regarding the death of Hon. Jack Layton, Leader of the Official Opposition:...

Minister of International Trade Fast Announces $5-Million Allocation to Science and Technology Partnership with Israel

The Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway, today announced that the Government of Canada has allocated $5-million...

Statement by Liberal Leader Bob Rae on Shavuot

OTTAWA – Liberal Leader Bob Rae made the following statement today to mark the Jewish holiday Shavuot: “It is with great respect that I...

Statement by Liberal Leader Michael Ignatieff to mark Holocaust Remembrance Day

Liberal Leader Michael Ignatieff made the following statement today to mark Holocaust Remembrance Day on May 2nd: “On Yom HaShoah, as we reflect upon...

Statement by Liberal Leader Michael Ignatieff on Passover

OTTAWA – Liberal Leader Michael Ignatieff made the following statement today on the celebration of Passover: “As families gather at the Seder table and...

Statement by Liberal Leader Michael Ignatieff on Israeli Apartheid Week

Liberal Leader Michael Ignatieff made the following statement condemning Israeli Apartheid Week: “Israeli Apartheid Week is an attack on the mutual respect that holds...