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A colonial-era house in Guatemala City, Guatemala will be the site of the Museo del Holocausto, the first Holocaust museum in Central America. It is set to open before the end of the year according to an official statement on its website.


How does combining history learning and human rights education facilitate the further development of these approaches and the empowerment of learners? And what would such a combination look like in educational practice?


On 10 December 2015 the No Hate Speech Movement is organising a European Action Day for Human Rights Online.


On 29 November, the USC Shoah Foundation is participating in Giving Tuesday with its campaign #Beginswithme. Giving Tuesday, a worldwide day of philanthropy, is observed the Tuesday after Thanksgiving.


On 21 November the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum released a statement condemning the hateful rhetoric at a conference of white nationalists held on November 19 at the Ronald Reagan Building in Washington D.C.


From 22-24 November, a training activity for Yad Vashem seminar graduates on fundamental rights, citizenship, and learning from the Holocaust took place in the Holocaust Museum in Sered', Slovakia.


Bucharest 41 is an interactive project that uses new digital technologies and the support of 11 young actors from the National Theatre and the Jewish Theatre in Romania to show to the public in the Romanian capital  how the Pogrom in Bucharest in January 1941 occurred.


On 9 November the International Day against Fascism and Antisemitism was celebrated in the National Theatre in Belgrade, Serbia, by a memorial concert of the orchestra and choir “Refero”.


Czech Government approves a bill to close industrial pig farm on site of former concentration camp for Roma after decade-long protests.


The Neuberger’s 36th Annual Holocaust Education Week program concluded with a poignant commemoration of the November Pogrom at Temple Sinai in Toronto, Canada.