News - Remembrance

Exhibition opening: “Stolen Memories”

Friday, 17th May at 6 p.m., Town hall of Mondorf-les-Bains In cooperation with the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance - 2019 Luxembourg Chairmanship, the Arolsen Archives, the Mondorf...

More

Commemoration to mark deportation of Jews held in Republic of North Macedonia

The 76th anniversary since the deportation of 7,144 Jews to the death camp Treblinka in 1943 was marked by numerous events and activities in Skopje, Bitola and Shtip on 10, 11 and 12 March 2019. The...

More

Inauguration of the exhibition “State of Deception – The Power of Nazi Propaganda

On 1 February, 2019, the exhibition “State of Deception – The Power of Nazi Propaganda” was inaugurated at the Neumünster Abbey Cultural Exchange Center (Neimënster) in Luxembourg City. “State of...

More

IHRA Chair speaks at United Nations General Assembly

On 28 January, 2019, IHRA Chair, Ambassador Sandro De Bernardin, delivered a statement at the annual observance of the International Day of Commemoration in memory of the victims of the Holocaust in...

More

Holocaust Remembrance Day in Skopje

On 28 January 2019, on the occasion of the International Holocaust Remembrance Day, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Nikola Dimitrov, and Austrian...

More

Luxembourg’s second synagogue: Unveiling of commemorative plaque

In the presence of Prime Minister Xavier Bettel and Minister of Education Claude Meisch, a commemorative plaque of the Grand Duchy’s second synagogue was unveiled on November 9, 2018. Conceived by...

More

IHRA Events In Trikala and Unveiling of the Holocaust Monument

On the occasion of this year’s Italian chairmanship of IHRA,the Italian Embassy in Greece, the Municipality of Trikala, the Greek Delegation to IHRA, the Central Board of Jewish Communities in Greece...

More

National Holocaust Remembrance Day in Romania

On 9 October every year, Romania commemorates the victims of the Holocaust, by virtue of Government Decision 672 of 5 May 2004. The day signifies the beginning of the deportation of Jews to Transnistr...

More

National Holocaust Remembrance Day in Slovakia

On 9 September, 2018, Slovakia commemorated 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

Unveiling of Luxembourg’s first monument honouring victims of the Holocaust

On 17 June, 2018, a monumental 4-meter high sculpture commemorating the victims of the Holocaust was inaugurated in Luxembourg City. It is a work by Shelomo Selinger, a French-Israeli artist of Polish...

More