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New alliance with Board of Deputies

The Board of Deputies of British Jews and the Institute for Jewish Policy Research (JPR) have today announced a new alliance to ensure that essential research continues to be conducted on behalf of the community. …read more

JPR at JAFI Board of Governors

Jonathan Boyd gave a keynote lecture at the Jewish Agency Board of Governors' meetings in June in Tel Aviv, as part of the Agency's attempt to understand some of the dynamics in European Jewish life. …read more

Combating Antisemitism

JPR participated in the 5th Global Forum for Combating Antisemitism in Jerusalem in May, contributing in particular to discussions about rising antisemitism in Europe. …read more

What happened in the election?

The results of the 2015 UK general election in the 30 constituencies that are home to the largest Jewish populations in the country, show several developments are worth noting from a Jewish perspective. …read more

Addressing antisemitism in Greece

JPR Executive Director, Dr Jonathan Boyd, spoke at a seminar launching a major new study of antisemitism in Greece hosted by the British Embassy in Athens on March 19. …read more

Presidents lunch at House of Lords

Lay and professional leaders from across the Jewish religious spectrum convened today at the annual JPR President’s Lunch at the House of Lords. …read more

The future of Jews in Europe

There is much debate about the future of European Jewry, with some people arguing that it faces imminent collapse due to antisemitism and/or demographic decline, and others claiming that a renaissance is already apparent. …read more

Making sense of the Census

The 2001 Census marked a major turning point in the way we understand the UK Jewish population because it included, for the first time, a question about religion. …read more