WHAT'S ON

Campaign Events

2019 Progressive Appeal

UIA Progressive Appeal 2019

We are excited to share the news that our distinguished guest speaker for this year's campaign will be Orly Erez Likhovski, head of the legal team at the Israel Religious Action Centre.

Israel's "Ruth Bader Ginsburg", Orly has:

  • Led the fight to end gender segregation in Israel, winning cases in the Israeli Supreme Court ending gender discrimination on public transportation;
  • Forced the Rishon Le Tzion library in 2018 to stop having separate hours for religious and secular Israelis;
  • Led the Progressive Movement's landmark victory in the Supreme Court of Israel in the case known as the Rabbi Miri Gold Suit, which resulted in the court compelling the government of Israel to pay salaries to non-Orthodox rabbis who function in regional councils.

Orly Erez Likhovski will speak in Melbourne from 10-14 March, and in Sydney from 15-19 March; details will be shared soon!

Newsletter



Receive HTML?
catchme refresh

Joomla Extensions powered by Joobi

Find a Congregation Near You

Find a jewish congregation near you Jewish Community of Japan Kehilat Shanghai Kehillat Beijing United Jewish Congregation of Hong Kong Thailand Progressive Jewish Community United Hebrew Congregation Kehilot Brit Beracha (Indonesia) Rodef Shalom Jewish Religious Union (Mumbai) Temple David Congregation Beit Shalom Synagogue Progressive Congregation of the ACT Jewish Community Tasmanian Union for Progressive Judaism Dunedin Jewish Congregation Beth Shalom Temple Sinai Congregations in Victoria Congregations in NSW Congregations in QLD