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Historian Sybille Steinbacher will take on Germany's first dedicated professorship for the "Study of the History and the Consequences of the Holocaust."


From 3 – 4 April 2017 the Holocaust Research Centre of Royal Holloway University will hold a conference entitled "The Holocaust and History: the work and legacy of David Cesarani".


From 24-26 November 2016, the Austrian Delegation to the IHRA participated in the 15th Central Seminar of _erinnern.at_ in the Ossiach Abbey (Carinthia / Koroška) alongside almost a hundred participants from all over Austria.


The Holocaust Educational Trust is pleased to invite applications for their annual Teacher Study Visit to Berlin, Germany, an advanced level site-based Continuing Professional Development (CPD) course.


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.