JSpaceCanada is a pro-Israel, pro-peace, pro-democracy Zionist advocacy organization. We champion a two-state solution in Israel-Palestine.

JSpaceCanada serves as a one-stop-shop for discussions around social justice, peace, and civil rights, both in Israel and Canada.




Our year-round programming includes panel discussions, webinars, film screenings, and briefings from leading commentators and government officials. Learn More


JSpaceCanada speaks out on issues of social justice and human rights in Canada, Israel, and across the globe. From participating in rallies to penning op-eds, our advocacy efforts seek to raise the progressive Jewish voice in Canada. Learn More


Since 2013, JSpaceCanada’s Biennial Conference has served as the premier gathering for pro-peace, pro-Israel Canadians. Our 2019 Conference, titled “From Indifference to Making a Difference” featured commentators and changemakers from across the globe convene in Toronto for an immersive two-day program. Learn More


We have been privileged to host an array of esteemed speakers at our events, including:

Jon Allen – Former Canadian Ambassador to Israel, Fellow at the Munk School of Global Affairs, Senior Fellow with the Canada International Council

Hon. Ron Atkey — Former Canadian Minister of Employment and Immigration

Peter Beinart – Associate Professor of Journalism and Political Science at the City University of New York, Contributor to The Atlantic, CNN Political Commentator

Kenneth Bob — National President of Ameinu

Naomi Chazan — Former Deputy Speaker and Member of Knesset for Meretz (1996 - 2003); Past President of the New Israel Fund

Hon. Irwin Cotler – Chair of the Raoul Wallenberg Centre for Human Rights, Former Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada

Mohammad Darawshe – Director of Givat Haviva – the Center for Equality & Shared Society;

Raja Khouri –  Founding President of the Canadian Arab Institute

Judy Maltz – Diplomatic Correspondent at Haaretz English

Patrick Martin – Former Editor and Foreign Correspondent for The Globe and Mail

Shaqued Morag – Executive Director of Peace Now Israel

Hon. Bob Rae — Canada’s Ambassador to the UN, Former Premier of Ontario, Former Interim Leader of the Liberal Party of Canada

Rabbi Uri Regev — President of Hiddush – For Freedom of Religion and Equality;

Dianne Saxe – Deputy Leader of the Ontario Green Party, Former Environmental Commissioner of Ontario;

Kenneth Stern – Author, Professor, Director at the Bard Center for the Study of Hate

Mira Sucharov – Associate Professor of Political Science at Carleton University