Romania

Romania commemorates National Holocaust Remembrance Day

On 9 October every year, Romania commemorates the victims of the Holocaust, by virtue of Government Decision 672 of 5 May 2004. The day signifies the beginning of the deportation of Romanian Jews to...

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High-level Event of the Romanian Presidency of the Council of the EU

On 18 June, 2019, the Romanian Presidency of the Council of the EU hosted in Bucharest the first International High-Level meeting reuniting Special Envoys for Combatting Antisemitism and the World...

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Mihai Chioveanu (1968 - 2019)

It was with deep sadness that the IHRA learned that IHRA Delegate Prof. Mihai Chioveanu passed away. Prof. Chioveanu was dedicated to the study of the history of the Holocaust in Romania, both from a...

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Event of the Romanian Presidency of the Council of the EU on the combatting of Holocaust denial through memorial museums

On 13 March, 2019, the Romanian Presidency of the Council of the EU hosted an event dedicated to promoting Holocaust remembrance and combatting Holocaust denial through memorial museums in Bucharest....

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Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Romania joins the WJC #WeRemember Campaign

The Romanian EU Council Presidency 2019 will mark the 27 January date by joining the World Jewish Congress #We Remember campaign. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Romania will issue a press release...

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Launch of the #memoriefaraura (memorywithouthate) platform

The Elie Wiesel National Institute for the Study of the Holocaust in Romania will launch the project #memoriefaraura (memorywithouthate) on the 21st of January 2019. It is an educational project...

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Debate on the Attrocities of the Holocaust in Romania in Visual Culture

The Federation of Jewish Communities of Romania (through its Center for the Study of Jewish History of Romania) will organize, on 23 January 2019, a debate on “The Attrocities of the Holocaust in...

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Screening of the documentary Who Will Write Our History

On 27 January 2019, the documentary "Who Will Write Our History" will be presented simultaneously at the UNESCO Headquarters in Paris, the Holocaust Museum in Washington, DC, and the Los Angeles...

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Launch of the Eternal Echoes Platform

On 27 January 2019, the Museum of the Holocaust in Simleu Silvaniei, will host an event ot launch the online platform Eternal Echoes. It is an digital learning tool for Holocaust education, developed...

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Debate on the Atrocities of the Holocaust in Romania in Visual Culture

The Federation of Jewish Communities of Romania (through its Center for the Study of Jewish History of Romania) will organize, on January 23rd 2019, a debate on “The Atrocities of the Holocaust in...

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