European Commission initiatives for Holocaust Remembrance Day 2019

European Commission

22 January 2019, Jewish Museum of Belgium: the Director of the Jewish Museum of Belgium, Ms Pascale Falek Alhadeff, and the European Commissioner for Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality, Věra Jourová, launched the results of the Eurobarometer survey on the perceptions of Antisemitism among the general public in the 28 EU countries (a Q&A document is available here). The study complements the FRA  second survey on discrimination and hate crime against Jews in the EU, presented in Brussels on 10 December 2018.  

22 January 2019: in the frame of the “Memory Train” project,  First Vice-President of the European Commission Frans Timmermans visited the Auschwitz death camp.

24 January 2019: Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission, issued a statement on the Holocaust Remembrance Day 2019.

 

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