Contributions Of Moshe Kantor to Societal Well Being
Viatcheslav Moshe Kantor is an international public personality who comes from Russia and has interests in business, peace efforts and philanthropy as well. His life begun in 1953 in Russia where he was born and educated. He graduated with his first degree from the Moscow Aviation Institute in 1976. He also has a Ph.D. degree obtained from the same institution. His family consists of him his wife and five children. He and his family currently live in London. Below are outlined some of Viatcheslav Moshe’s contributions to the welfare of society at large.
Moshe Kantor has played a significant role in promoting philanthropic activities around the globe. Children, and adults too, who experience mental disorders have had help courtesy of the generous gifts from Moshe Kantor. His efforts have been seen in the rebuilding and furnishing of facilities for hospitals and nursing homes in Russia. His philanthropy has also been seen in his donation to programs intended for the improvement of the Jews’ life and promotion of their nationhood.
Encouragement of Peace and Understanding
Due to his efforts to maintain peace and calls for tolerance and understanding across Europe, Moshe Kantor has earned himself the tag of a pacifist. He has even formed an organization that brings together former leaders of European nations, world renown personalities in different fields as well as Nobel peace prize winners in an endeavour to encourage peace. The organization plays the role of discouraging racial intolerance, anti-Semitism as well as religious and ideological extremism. He is also involved in nuclear disarmament programs through which nations seek to reduce the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction. The organization boasts of some of the best scientists and experts on nuclear science in the world who work tirelessly to promote nuclear security. It works by persuading world leaders to avoid trivialising the global nuclear threats and step up efforts at disarming individuals and nations which can use their weapons for wrong purposes.
Promotion of Art
Moshe Kantor founded an art museum in Moscow whose purpose was to preserve 20th century Russian avant-garde art. Art pieces done by Russian artists in the period 1890 – 1930 are found in this museum. This has proved to be effective in preserving the Russian culture and history from this period.
Protection of Jewish People
Through his efforts the welfare of the people of Jewish race has been promoted through the European Jewish council. The council promotes the interests of the people of Jewish descent, helps to fight anti-Semitism as well as promoting pride in Jewish heritage. This organization also organizes the commemoration of the Holocaust that claimed the lives of countless Jewish people. The memorials are aimed at reliving the events of that tragic occurrence so that the world does not forget and do it again.