delegation includes Rabbi David Rosen, AJC
's International Director of Interreligious Affairs; Rabbi Noam Marans, AJC
's Director of Interreligious and Intergroup Relations; and Lisa Palmieri-Billig, AJC
's Representative in Italy and to the Vatican.
The award, honoring extraordinary achievement in interfaith endeavors, was presented to Cardinal Dolan at the AJC
Board of Governors meeting today.
23, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AJC
has launched a groundbreaking partnership with The Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership.
As Sri Lanka, with its long civil war behind it, strengthens its partnership with the United States, AJC
is committed to expanding its contact and cooperation with this strategically important sister democracy," said Isaacson.
The delegation, led by AJC
President Stanley Bergman and Executive Director David Harris, also met with senior members of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, including officials responsible for relations between Japan and both North America and the Middle East; Israeli Ambassador Ruth Kahanoff; and United States Deputy Chief of Mission Jason Hyland.
For more information on Sun's AJC
program, please visit http://sun.
The singular and decades-long focus on Israel has undermined the noble UN mission," said AJC
Executive Director David Harris.
I have reminded him in no uncertain terms that, as a minister, he must represent all of Israel's citizens," Netanyahu wrote to AJC
Topping the AJC
agenda this year are the ramifications of the Iran nuclear deal and its implementation; Palestinian Authority strategies at the UN and the Israeli-Palestinian peace process, emphasizing that only a bilateral negotiated settlement will ensure a lasting peace; the continuing escalation in global anti-Semitism; and UN institutional bias against the state of Israel.
Earlier this year, AJC
encouraged the formation of the task force.
For information or to reserve a seat at the AJC
dinner, please contact Susan Gotlib or Kathy Cucher at the American Jewish Committee, 310-282-8080 Ext.
Founded in 1906, the AJC
is the nation's pioneer human relations organization.