European Union for Progressive Judaism conference

Regeneration – Building Progressive Jewish Life in the Czech Republic

The conference with more than 300 delegates from 27 countries, was the largest religious gathering of Jews in Prague from around the world since the Second World War. Almost 40 men and women rabbis were attending, including the World Union for Progressive Judaism president and Europe first Progressive female Rabbi.

The conference included a rich range of plenary lecture, debates and workshops. The topics covered included antisemitism in Europe, mixed interfaith marriages, leadership across generations, community development, progressive Judaism and entrepreneurship, environmental and social sustainability, as well as Israel and its lessons for Europe on immigration.