The event was opened by Swiss Ambassador to the Federal Republic of Germany, Christine Schraner Burgener.
Ambassador Mihnea Constantinescu, IHRA Chair 2016
Ambassador Benno Bättig, IHRA Chair 2017
The IHRA publication “Research in Teaching and Learning about the Holocaust. A Dialogue Beyond Borders” was presented by the Chair of IHRA’s Education Research Project, Prof. Monique Eckmann and Dr Wolf Kaiser
The handover ceremony was closed by a musical performance by Karsten Troyke and Daniel Weltlinger
Ambassador Constantinescu officially hands over the IHRA Chairmanship to Ambassador Bättig