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IHRA/UNESCO Roundtable
Roma and Sinti Commemoration
Italy to chair the IHRA in 2018
IHRA Plenary Meetings, Iasi

IHRA/UNESCO Roundtable

25.11.2016
UNESCO and the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) organize a roundtable in Paris on 6 December 2016 to examine current responses to prevent antisemitism amongst young people.

Roma and Sinti Commemoration

22.11.2016
On Saturday 19 November 2016 Martina Maschke, Chair of the IHRA Committee on the Genocide of the Roma, and Gerhard Baumgartner, director of the Documentation Center of the Austrian resistance and member of the IHRA Committee attended the annual commemoration event in memory of the Austrian Roma and Sinti victims murdered during the NS-regime on the site of the former “gypsy camp” Lackenbach in the Federal State of Burgenland.

Italy to chair the IHRA in 2018

10.11.2016
On 10 November IHRA's 31 member countries accepted Italy's candidacy for the chairmanship of the IHRA in 2018.

IHRA Plenary Meetings, Iasi

10.11.2016
On 10 November the IHRA successfully concluded its second bi-annual Plenary meeting under the Romanian Chairmanship in Iasi.
29.11.2016

On 29 November, the USC Shoah Foundation is participating in Giving Tuesday with its campaign #Beginswithme. Giving Tuesday, a worldwide day of philanthropy, is observed the Tuesday after Thanksgiving.

28.11.2016

A colonial-era house in Guatemala City, Guatemala will be the site of the Museo del Holocausto, the first Holocaust museum in Central America. It is set to open before the end of the year according to an official statement on its website.

28.11.2016

On 21 November the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum released a statement condemning the hateful rhetoric at a conference of white nationalists held on November 19 at the Ronald Reagan Building in Washington D.C.