SAJBD President Mary Kluk joined 16 Jewish leaders from around the world participating in a week long programme as guests of the Federal Republic of Germany entitled `Jewish Life In Germany’. Pictured here are the delegates, members of the Federal Foreign Office including Mr Felix Klein and Maram Stern Deputy CEO for Diplomacy WJC.
By downgrading its embassy in Israel, South Africa would in all likelihood undermine the important trade, tourist and scientific-technological ties between the two countries while doing nothing to advance the cause of Palestinian statehood.
The Gala Dinner held at the Lookout on the Waterfront provided an opportunity for the global Jewish leaders to interact with South African Jewish community leaders, government, parliamentarians, political parties, business people, academics and media.
The WJC National Directors visited the Astra Centre which provides sheltered employment. They visited the impressive workshop and had lunch at the Centre’s restaurant, Coffee Time.