A conference will be held in Berlin on August 27, at the invitation of the Provisional Central Committee of the “O. Z. E.” in Berlin, with the purpose of establishing a Jewish World Union for sanitary relief on the lines of the International Red Cross. Questions of combating various diseases from which the population in Russia suffers, will form the main part of the agenda. Different sections of the conference will be occued with the discussion of the methods of the campaign against tuberculosis children’s welfare care, etc.
The Conference will be composed of the representatives of the “O. Z. E.” organizations in Poland, Lithuania, Latvia, Rumania, Paris, London, Etc., of representatives of other Jewish organizations for sanitary relief, such as the “Toz” in Poland, the Hadassah, and the Kupath Hacholim in Palestine, the Maccabee societies in various countries, etc. There will also be represented the principal Jewish relief organizations.
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