World Jewish Congress

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Group.png World Jewish Congress  
Formation 1936
Type 501(c)(3) organization
Headquarters 501 Madison Avenue New York City, United States
Website http://www.worldjewishcongress.org/

Affiliations

People

Ambassador Ronald S Lauder is President of the World Jewish Congress. Lauder is also Chairman of the International Public Committee of the World Jewish Restitution Organization and Chairman of the Jewish Heritage Council. He was formerly Chairman of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations. He served as U.S. Ambassador to Austria and as Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for European and NATO Policy and was former President of the Jewish National Fund. He is also described as an international businessman[1]..

In 2008, Lauder is listed as a supporter of the Herzliya Conference in Israel[2].


References

  1. The Annual Herzliya Conference Series: on the Balance of Israel's National Security (2008) Conference Conclusions. Accessed 12th August 2008
  2. The Annual Herzliya Conference Series: on the Balance of Israel's National Security (2008) Conference Conclusions. Accessed 12th August 2008