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.