Lithuania

IHRA Chair commends removal of plaque honouring Jonas Noreika in Lithuania

"The International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance commends the brave action taken by Mayor Remigijus Šimašius to remove the plaque honouring Jonas Noreika due to the controversy surrounding his...

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Statement on Center for the Study of the Genocide and Resistance of Lithuania

"We, the undersigned chairs and recent chairs of expert working groups and committees of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA), express our grave concern about the decision of the...

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National conference for Schools communities "The Stories of Jewish Children“

In the event students from different schools around Lithuania will present the stories of Jewish children who lived in Lithuania before the Second World War. Students will perform musical and literary...

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The Concert "Gitel"

The annual project which is organized to commemorate victims of Holocaust. According to implementation of this project the concert is organized in Vilnius Music School "LYRA". Boris Traubas - famous...

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School Conference "Bystanders" and film screening "Who will write our history"

The local conference "Bystanders" will be in Varena AZUOLAS Gymnasium. Students will present stories about bystanders during the Holocaust. Students will use the texts from methodological literature...

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Commemoration of the International Holocaust Remembrance Day

The International Commission for evaluation of the crimes of the Nazi and Soviet occupation regimes in Lithuania initiates the commemoration of the International Holocaust Remembrance Day in schools...

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Events to Mark The International Holocaust Remembrance Day

A series of events taking place from 25 to 29 February 2019 of Lithuania dedicated to commemorate the International Holocaust Remembrance Day.

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Lithuania: International Holocaust Remembrance Day

The International Commission for evaluation of the crimes of the Nazi and Soviet occupation regimes in Lithuania initiates the commemoration of the International Holocaust Remembrance Day in schools...

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School Conference and Film Screening

The local conference "Bystanders" will be in Varena AZUOLAS Gymnasium. Students will present stories about bystanders during the Holocaust. Students will use the texts from methodological literature...

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