TURKEY

COMMUNITY

15 Years Later, ‘We are here, and we will not forget!”
15 Years Later, ‘We are here, and we will not forget!”
On the evening of Sunday, October 28th, 2018 members of Turkish Jewish Community filled the seats of Neve Salom Synagogue to say Hineni/ We are here and commemorate those who have lost their lives in simultaneous terror attacks targeting our synagogues, on November 15, 2003.
The 2nd Israeli and Jewish Studies Conference held in Bandirma
The 2nd Israeli and Jewish Studies Conference held in Bandirma
The second International Israeli and Jewish Studies Conference was held on October 27-28, 2018, at Bandirma Onyedi Eylul University Campus. The first ...
SEHAK’s Holocaust education seminar organized in Izmir
SEHAK’s Holocaust education seminar organized in Izmir
As part of its “Basic Human Rights and Democratic Values Education Through the Life Story of Anne Frank” project which was launched in 201...
Renovated Portuguese Synagogue in Izmir reopens its doors as a social and cultural activities center
Renovated Portuguese Synagogue in Izmir reopens its doors as a social and cultural activities center
Portuguese Synagogue, located at İzmir’s historic Kemeralti Bazaar which had been renovated by Izmir Jewish Community in cooperation with EGIAD ...
A Journey to Jewish culture and traditions through tales and stories on European Day of Jewish Culture
A Journey to Jewish culture and traditions through tales and stories on European Day of Jewish Culture
European Day of Jewish Culture, an annual cultural event organized in 35 countries throughout Europe including Turkey, was held this year on October 14th at Neve Salom Synagogue and the Quincentennial Foundation Museum of Turkish Jews with a massive turnout. The event’s theme this year was ‘storytelling’. The culture and traditions of Jews living in Turkey were told through tales and stories.
Renan Koen attended the Sephardic Music Festival in USA
Renan Koen attended the Sephardic Music Festival in USA
Renan Koen Ensemble led by Turkish pianist, composer, music therapist, and soprano Renan Koen attended the Sephardic Music Festival in USA.The ensembl...
Anne Frank House and SEHAK to launch various educational seminars in Izmir starting October 18th
Anne Frank House and SEHAK to launch various educational seminars in Izmir starting October 18th
Human Rights Organization SEHAK in collaboration with Anne Frank House Amsterdam will launch a series of workshops, panels and educational seminars ab...
European Day of Jewish Culture will talk about us through stories
European Day of Jewish Culture will talk about us through stories
European Day of Jewish Culture which has been organized annually since 2001, will be hosted once again by The Quincentennial Foundation Museum of Turkish Jews this year, on Sunday, October 14th, between 10.30-18.00. The events will take place at Neve Salom Synagogue and the Quincentennial Foundation Museum of Turkish Jews.
Volleyball player Selim Bonomo passed away
Volleyball player Selim Bonomo passed away
Selim Bonomo, a renowned volleyball player who had played in many teams including primarily Eczacibasi and Galatasaray and contributed significantly t...
Prof. Dr. Yuda Yurum recognized as one of the most accomplished scientists in the world
Prof. Dr. Yuda Yurum recognized as one of the most accomplished scientists in the world
In the academic ranking of world’s top Nano scientists there were 15 academics from Turkey. Among them was Prof. Dr. Yuda Yurum from Sabanci Uni...
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