Genocide of the Roma

Research on Roma Deportations and Mass Killings During World War II in Eastern Europe

Yahad-In Unum's researchers are dedicated to uncovering the genocide of the Roma in the former territories of the USSR and Romania (Romania, Moldova, and Transnistria). This project aimed to...

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International Conference on Teaching Material on the Roma Genocide

This project introduced teaching materials on the genocide of the Roma in IHRA Member Countries as well as in other countries. Seminars were targeting educational multipliers in order to discuss...

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New media series about Roma identity and the Porajmos / Samudaripen

The genocide of the Roma and Sinti during World War II, also known as Porajmos or Samudaripen, was planned and and carried out by the Nazi Germany and its allies around Europe with the aim to...

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Roma and Resistance during the Holocaust and in its aftermath - Research, Education, Remembrance

The project aimed to provide a new perspective on the Roma in relation to the genocide of the Roma, encouraging a shift from their image as victims lacking agency, to actors shaping history. This is...

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Research on the deportation and mass killings of Roma people during World War II in Eastern Europe

This project was a continuation of previous year's efforts to investigate and establish evidence of the fate of the Roma during World War II in Romania and Moldova, which was co-funded by the IHRA....

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Discovering Roma Genocides in Central Europe

Drawing on the successful results of two previous IHRA-funded projects, in 2014 the Milan Šimečka Foundation (Slovakia) initiated a network for educational, remembrance and research activities in...

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Education for Remembrance of the Roma Genocide

The project aimed to develop strategies for Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD), with a focus on the genocide of the Roma. Through the creation of an interactive online platform and an “educational suitcase”...

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Commemorating the Roma Genocide via a trans-European Roma Media Network

The project consisted of creating a concept for a radio documentary series in 20 parts on the Roma Genocide – the Porajmos/Samudaripen. The intention was to establish a continuous series of oral...

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The Forgotten Voices

The European Roma and Travellers Forum organized a two-day conference entitled "The Forgotten Voices". The aim of the conference was to bring together stakeholders from all over Europe in order to...

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Investigating and documenting the Roma Genocide in Eastern Europe: Collection of testimonies of survivors and bystanders

The project aimed to document the genocide of the Roma and spread the knowledge about what happened to Roma in various countries. Within the project, interviews with Roma survivors and witnesses about...

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