Every year on November 30th, the State of Israel has a national day of commemoration for the 850,000 Jewish refugees who were displaced from Arab countries and Iran in the 20th century.

There are two Webinars being held commemorating the plight of these Jewish refugees.

The Centre for Scotland and Israel Relations and Northern Ireland Friends of Israel (NIFI) are pleased to invite you to join on Nov. 26th at 6.30pm for a Zoom webinar. The main speaker will be Linda Menuhin Abdul Aziz who will be doing an in-conversation with Steven Jaffe, NIFI. Linda will be sharing her story going from a Jewish refugee from Iraq to being a consultant for the Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs. This will be followed by a Q&A session. To register: or email Zoom details will be sent in advance of the event.

The Embassy of Israel, alongside the Board of Deputies and Harif, would like to invite you to join them at an event Tuesday, 1st December, at 7pm-8pm.  Please join us by registering on the following link: After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about the meeting. Click here for further details.