Global Forum 2019

AJC Global Forum 2020 in Berlin: Video
AJC Global Forum 2020 will be unlike any other in AJC’s history. To mark 75 years since the end of World War II, we are holding AJC Global Forum in Europe for the first time in our history—in Berlin.
Heard at AJC Global Forum 2019
See what policymakers, thought leaders, and government officials from around the world had to say about AJC at the AJC Global Forum 2019 in Washington, D.C.
OAS Secretary General Almagro Receives AJC Champion of Democracy Award
American Jewish Committee (AJC) presented its Champion of Democracy Award to Luis Almagro, Secretary-General of the Organization of American States (OAS), for exemplifying courageous and visionary leadership in fighting for democratic rule in the region and for combating antisemitism and terrorism.
AJC Global Forum 2019 Videos
Watch videos of major addresses, the Great Debate, and panel discussions by policymakers and experts from AJC Global Forum 2019 in Washington, D.C.
2020 Presidential Candidate Video Messages to AJC Global Forum
Ahead of the 2020 election, AJC has received greetings from the campaign trail to AJC Global Forum participants from more than half of the candidates.
Call to Action by AJC CEO David Harris at AJC Global Forum 2019
AJC CEO David Harris delivered a powerful call to action to AJC Global Forum attendees.
Address by Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX)
U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) addressed AJC Global Forum 2019 in Washington, D.C. Introduced by Incoming AJC President Harriet Schleifer.
Address by House Democratic Caucus Chair Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY)
U.S. Representative Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY), the House Democratic Caucus Chair, addressed AJC Global Forum 2019 in Washington, D.C. Introduced by AJC Executive Council Member Tony Meyer.
AJC Champion of Democracy Award: H.E. Luis Almagro
AJC honored H.E. Luis Almagro, the Secretary General of the Organization of Americna States, with the AJC Champion of Democracy Award
Address by Senator Rob Portman (R-OH)
U.S. Senator Rob Portman (R-OH) addressed AJC Global Forum 2019 in Washington, D.C. Introduced by AJC President John Shapiro.
Faces of the Diaspora: Dany Bahar of Venezuela
As part of AJC Global Forum 2019's "Faces of the Diaspora," Danny Bahar shares his story of Jewish life in Venezuela and the unifying aspects of what it means to be Jewish in 2019.
Faces of the Diaspora: Edwin Shuker of Iraq
As part of AJC Global Forum 2019's "Faces of the Diaspora," Edwin Shuker shares his story of Jewish life in Iraq and the unifying aspects of what it means to be Jewish in 2019.
2020 Presidential Candidate Amy Klobuchar's Message to AJC Global Forum
Ahead of the 2020 election, AJC received greetings from the campaign trail from Amy Klobuchar recorded specially for AJC Global Forum 2019 attendees.
2020 Presidential Candidate Tim Ryan's Message to AJC Global Forum
Ahead of the 2020 election, AJC received greetings from the campaign trail from Tim Ryan recorded specially for AJC Global Forum 2019 attendees.
2020 Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders' Message to AJC Global Forum
Ahead of the 2020 election, AJC received greetings from the campaign trail from Bernie Sanders recorded specially for AJC Global Forum 2019 attendees.
AJC Exclusive Interview with Secretary of State Pompeo
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, in a conversation with American Jewish Committee (AJC) CEO David Harris, discussed the U.S.-Israel relationship, Israeli-Palestinian peace process, continuing Iranian and Hezbollah threats, UN treatment of Israel, and efforts to combat antisemitism.
When Germany's Chancellor Invites You to Berlin: Make Plans to Attend AJC Global Forum 2020
AJC—the first American Jewish organization to establish a post-Holocaust presence in Germany—has invited thousands of American Jews to Berlin next year for the first-ever AJC Global Forum in the German capital, marking 75 years since the end of World War II.

2020 Presidential Candidate Kirsten Gillibrand's Message to AJC Global Forum
Ahead of the 2020 election, AJC received greetings from the campaign trail from Elizabeth Warren recorded specially for AJC Global Forum 2019 attendees.
Exploring and Combating White Supremacy
Once thought to be relics of a bygone era, white supremacist groups have re-emerged in America. How far-reaching is the ideology of white supremacy in the U.S. and what can be done about it? In a discussion presented by the Leonard Greenberg Forum for Domestic Policy Issues, experts from around the country discussed how best to confront this looming threat.
2020 Presidential Candidate Michael Bennet's Message to AJC Global Forum
Ahead of the 2020 election, AJC received greetings from the campaign trail from Michael Bennet recorded specially for AJC Global Forum 2019 attendees.