“Our commitment must be to remember the victims who perished, respect the survivors still with us, and reaffirm humanity's common aspiration for mutual understanding and justice.”
-- Declaration of the Stockholm International Forum on the Holocaust
Yad Vashem is currently running a professional development seminar for 30 educators from Serbia and from Bosnia and Herzegovina. In the course of the seminar, Ms. Biljana Stojanovic of the Serbian Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Development delivered a presentation about the ministry's work in the field of Holocaust education.
On 19 April the International Network Against Cyber Hate and the Israeli Students Combating Antisemitism organized an international conference on online antisemitism in Jerusalem.
Holocaust Martyrs' and Heroes' Remembrance Day (Yom Hashoah in Hebrew) is a national day of commemoration in Israel, on which the six million Jews murdered in the Holocaust are memorialized.
Twenty eminent teachers and scholars from the United States, Great Britain, Poland, Israel, and China will meet in conference in Jerusalem from March 16 to 19, 2015, to offer new information and insights about the Allied Powers’ responses to the Holocaust.
Hundreds of educators from across the world will be attending the 9th International Conference on Holocaust Education from July 7-10, 2014 at Yad Vashem’s International School for Holocaust Studies.
A special seminar for some 15 Turkish academics concludes today at Yad Vashem’s International School for Holocaust Studies.
Yad Vashem has posthumously recognized Jose Maria Barreto of Peru as Righteous Among the Nations. This is the first Peruvian to be recognized as Righteous Among the Nations.