News Archive

Joint educational seminar held

From 30 August to 1 September forty history teachers from Bulgaria and the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia participated in the joint educational seminar entitled “The Holocaust as a starting...

More

Commemorating Sir Rudolf Bing

On 27 August, Frank Harding, Trustee of the Association of Jewish Refugees, unveiled a commemorative plaque to honour Sir Rudolf Bing, the founding Edinburgh International Festival Director.  The...

More

Litzmannstadt Ghetto Model

Today traces of the former Litzmannstadt Ghetto are still present in the city of Łódź, but not all inhabitants are aware of the history of the ghetto. In 2015, the Museum of Independence Traditions in...

More

Slovakia remembers the victims of the Holocaust

On 9 September, 2017, Slovakia commemorates the "Memorial Day for Victims of the Holocaust and of Racial Violence". Established in 2000, the day marks the date in 1941 when the Slovak government...

More

Introducing IHRA to the UNESCO Latin American Network on Education

On 13 September, 2017, delegate Jennifer Ciardelli introduced the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) to the members of the UNESCO Latin American Network on Education about the...

More

Memory Building: Engaging Society in Self-Reflective Museums

From 14 - 18 October a conference entitled "Memory Building: Engaging Society in Self-Reflective Museums'' will be held in Cincinnati, Ohio. The conference is a joint endeavour between the Internation...

More

Graduate Student Conference on Holocaust and Genocide Studies

From 12-15 April 2018 the Strassler Center will host the Fourth International Graduate Student Conference on Holocaust and Genocide Studies, in cooperation with the Research Institute of Contemporary...

More

Teacher Study Visit to Berlin

The Holocaust Educational Trust invites applications for its annual Teacher Study Visit to Berlin, an advanced level site-based Continuing Professional Development (CPD) course. 26-29 October 2017 Ap...

More

Professional Development for educators from Serbia and Bosnia and Herzegovina

Yad Vashem is currently running a professional development seminar for 30 educators from Serbia and from Bosnia and Herzegovina. In the course of the seminar, Ms. Biljana Stojanovic of the Serbian...

More

Expert Meeting on addressing antisemitism through education

On 13 July, 2017, some 50 experts, including representatives of governments, international organizations and the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA), met to discuss effective practices...

More