Denmark

Auschwitz-dag - Remember for the Future

Commemeration event music, speaches and candle lighting. With key-note speak by Jan Gross. Event hashtags: #auschwitzdag19 #holocaustremembranceday #danishjewishhistory

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Conference on Genocide and Warning Signs

Humanity in Action (Denmark) is pleased to announce the conference "Pre-Genocide. Warnings and Readiness to Protect" to be held from 26 - 28 September 2018. The conference reflects on the question of...

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DIIS Launches English Website Teaching the Story of the Danish Deportees to Theresienstadt

The Danish Institute for International Studies has launched an English version of the educational website Theresienstadt.dk. This website offers students and teachers the possibility to stream the...

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Civil Society: Reactions to the Holocaust Conference

The conference "Civil Society: Reactions to the Holocaust" will take place in Copenhagen, Denmark from 30 September to 2 October 2013. The conference, organized by Humanity in Action Denmark, will...

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Denmark Commemorates 2 October

On 2 October, The Royal Danish Theatre hosted a special performance to commemorate the rescue of more than 7,000 Jews in Denmark 70 years ago.  The event was attended by Her Majesty Queen Margrethe...

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Danish Institute for International Studies Launches New Educational Project

The Danish Institute for International Studies (DIIS), Holocaust and genocide, has recently embarked on a new educational project about antisemitism and other forms of intolerance. The aim of the...

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Special Exhibition at Danish Jewish Museum

Experience "HOME" – the Danish Jewish Museum’s special exhibition about the effects of war and persecution in the wake of World War II. 99% of the Danish Jews survived the Holocaust, and that story...

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Phd Conference: "Representations of the Holocaust in Literature, Art and Film", Copenhagen

A PhD workshop on "Representations of the Holocaust in Literature, Art and Film" will be held at Copenhagen University on 14 November 2014. The conference is organized by the Centre for the Study of...

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Conference "Sexual Violence from the Holocaust to the Contemporary Security Agenda"

On 29 January the Danish Institute for International Studies will hold a conference entitled "Sexual Violence from the Holocaust to the Contemporary Security Agenda". Each decade since the...

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Conference 'Holocaust in the Nordic Countries'

The conference 'Holocaust in the Nordic Countries – Research, Education, Remembrance' will take place on 19-20 October at the Danish Institute for International Studies. The conference will be held...

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