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IJC Participates at major pro-Israel anti-BDS conference at United Nations, New York

IJC Participates at major pro-Israel anti-BDS conference at United Nations, New York

On 29th March 2017, The Israeli-Jewish Congress (IJC) President Mr. Vladimir Sloutsker and Executive Director Arsen Ostrovsky were honoured to speak at the United Nations in New York, at a major conference in support of Israel and to stand up against the BDS Movement.

Over 2,500 attended the special gathering, with other high level speakers including Israel’s Ambassador to the UN Danny Danon, US Ambassador Nikki Haley and Jewish Agency Chairman Natan Sharansky. 

The conference was organized by Israel’s Mission to the UN and the WJC.

IJC President Vladimir Sloutsker addressed the crowd in a powerful speech about the current situation in Europe, while IJC Executive Director Arsen Ostrovsky spoke at a high-level panel on supporting Israel and fighting BDS on-line through digital diplomacy.

You can see some of the photos below, with the full album on the IJC Facebook page.

Photo by: Shahar Azran

Photo by: Shahar Azran

Photo by: Perry Bindelglass

IJC President Vladimir Sloutsker at the United Nations, New York (Photo by: Perry Bindelglass)

Photo by: Itzhak Roypman

IJC President Vladimir Sloutsker at the United Nations, New York (Photo by: Itzhak Roypman)

Photo by: Itzhak Roypman

Photo by: Itzhak Roypman

Photo by: Perry Bindelglass

IJC’s Arsen Ostrovsky speaking at the United Nations, New York (Photo by: Perry Bindelglass)

Arsen Ostrovsky speaking at United Nations (Photo by: Perry Bindelglass)

Arsen Ostrovsky speaking at United Nations (Photo by: Perry Bindelglass)

Arsen Ostrovsky speaking at United Nations (Photo by: Itzhak Roypman)

Arsen Ostrovsky speaking at United Nations (Photo by: Itzhak Roypman)

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IJC President Vladimir Sloutsker, speaking to Israel’s Ambassador to the UN Danny Danon and Jewish Agency Chairman Natan Sharansky.

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IJC President Vladimir Sloutsker, with Israel’s Ambassador to the UN Danny Danon and Jewish Agency Chairman Natan Sharansky.

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