EDJC Organisers & Coordinators prepare for annual celebration of Jewish culture

The European Days of Jewish Culture is an annual festival celebrated across all Europe, dedicated to showcasing and celebrating the rich and diverse heritage of Jewish culture. Through a series of events, activities, and initiatives, the EDJC aims to promote dialogue, understanding, and appreciation of Jewish history, traditions, and contemporary contributions to European society.

In anticipation of this year’s festival, organisers and coordinators from across Europe will gather virtually for the EDJC Organisers & Coordinators Meeting 2024. Scheduled for the 7th of March, 2024, from 15:00h to 18:00h CET, this meeting serves as a pivotal forum for planning and coordination.

This annual meeting brings together stakeholders involved in the planning and execution of the EDJC festival. Organisers, coordinators, and representatives from various institutions will collaborate to discuss strategies, share insights, and address logistical aspects of the festival.


Paideia’s Mifgash Program Joins Forces with AEPJ for the EDJC 2024

In an exciting collaboration, Paideia, the European Institute for Jewish Studies, and the European Association for the Preservation and Promotion of Jewish Culture and Heritage (AEPJ) are set to amplify the cultural resonance of the European Days of Jewish Culture 2024. This partnership weaves together Paideia’s Mifgash program and the vibrant theme of “Family” in a quest to delve into the diverse tapestry of European Jewish culture.

Paideia, a Stockholm-based academic institute, known for nurturing the renewal of European Jewish culture, has teamed up with AEPJ, an European association committed to preserving Jewish heritage. Together, they aim to breathe new life into the exploration of Jewish culture, uniting the Mifgash program’s dynamism with the rich backdrop of EDJC 2024.


The EDJC 2024 Celebrates the Tapestry of Family: Starting Jewish Life and Continuing Tradition

In a celebration of diversity and tradition, the European Days of Jewish Culture 2024 will delve into the heart of Jewish life with its central theme: “Family.” The festival promises an exploration of family from a myriad of perspectives, blending the timeless traditions with the dynamism of the modern world.

The European Days of Jewish Culture is an annual event that brings communities together to celebrate and explore Jewish heritage and culture. With each passing year, the festival selects a central theme to serve as a focal point for discussions, performances, and various cultural activities.

For 2024, the chosen theme of “Family” aims to showcase the intricate tapestry of family life within European Jewish communities. From ancient traditions rooted in biblical narratives to the contemporary challenges faced by families in the modern world, the theme provides a platform for a rich and nuanced exploration.

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