trying to decribe jewish life in a pluralistic way. Infos about Israel, Judaism, Religion, Antisemitism, Holocaust, History. Region: Europe. Focus on: Switzerland, Germany;Austria. Language: German, English
To protect and promote the common interests of Jews in Switzerland and especially to represent them in relations with the Federal Authorities and pan-Swiss institutions and with international Jewish organisations, in close co-operation with Israel and Jews throughout the world (Art. 1(2) of the 1994 version of the Articles of Association of the Federation).
The site is the oficial website of the Institute of Jewish studies at the University of Basel (Switzerland). It contains general thoughts about the aims of jewish studies and specific information about the institute in Basel like the scientific and educational programm.
The NOAM school is a jewish primary school, who is based on the halacha. It is guided in a religious way by Rabbi Michael Goldberger (Dean). The school has also a open view on everything who happend in this world. For the moment, the school has about 170 pupils.
The Juedische Rundschau is one of the last independent jewish newspapers in the German language. Based in Basel, Switzerland it serves the jewish communities of Switzerland, Germany and ist also read by a wider public. It mainly covers Israel and the jewish world.