“We share a commitment to throw light on the still obscured shadows of the Holocaust.”
-- Declaration of the Stockholm International Forum on the Holocaust
A new campaign launched by the European Commission's Radicalisation Awareness Network(RAN) aims to provide an alternative to the appeal of narratives from extremist propaganda by collecting personal narratives of people affected by extremism and hate crimes.
On 17 October the International Network Against Cyber Hate (INACH) will hold their annual conference on online hate speech in Brussels, focussing on the code of conduct signed in May 2016 between the EC and various tech companies.
October 9 has been the national Holocaust Remembrance Day in Romania since May 2004 and marks the day when the deportations of Romanian Jews to Transnistria started.
The Strassler Centre for Holocaust and Genocide Studies at Clark University calls for doctoral applications. Together with the History Department, the Strassler Center offers a unique doctoral program in Holocaust History and Genocide Studies.
The official program guide for the Neuberger Holocaust Education Week 2016 is available online as well as in print version. Now in its 36th year, the program is organized by the Sarah and Chaim Neuberger Holocaust Education Centre in Toronto, Canada and runs from November 2-9.
Identified as one of the signature projects of the Canadian Chairmanship of IHRA (2014), the Canadian Collection of Holocaust survivor testimonies was officially launched by the Sarah and Chaim Neuberger Holocaust Education Centre in Toronto, Canada on 29 September 2016.
In the week of 20-24 September 2016, the National Institute for the Study of the Holocaust in Romania `Elie Wiesel` signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with various partners to ensure Holocaust education for civil servants.