Lithuania

Conference Report

Vilnius, 22 March 2017 - Speakers at the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance conference “As Mass Murder Began: Identifying and Remembering the Killing Sites of Summer-Fall 1941” stressed...

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Conference: As Mass Murder Began

On 22 and 23 March 2017, the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance is holding a conference entitled “As Mass Murder Began: Identifying and Remembering the Killing Sites of Summer-Fall 1941”...

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Commemoration

On 26 January, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania together with the Lithuanian Jewish Community will mark the International Holocaust Remembrance Day. Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 13:30-15...

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IHRA Chair's Statement Regarding Recent Vandalism in Lithuania

As the Chair of the Task Force for International Cooperation on Holocaust Education, Remembrance, and Research (ITF, now IHRA), I join the Lithuanian Prime Minister in strongly condemning the...

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Centropa Exhibition Opening

The Centropa exhibition “Jewish Past is the Hope for the Present“ will be opened in Mažeikių Gabijos Gymnasium. Based on the material presented in the exhibition, history, ethics and economics lessons...

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History Lessons

From 22 - 26 January there will be a focus on history lessons examining Holocaust-related events. 5-8th grade students will be invited to take part in a commemoration event “We Remember“ and learn...

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Lessons and Film Reviews

"Mažeikių Merkelio Račkausko Gymnasium history teachers will show a film “Out of the Forest“ and have a discussion with the students afterwards. Gymnasium Tolerance Education Centre will join the...

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Discussion

Kėdainiai “Atžalyno“ Gymnasium students will participate in a theatrical talk show “Civil Society According to Mister Arkad“. One of the main aims of this meeting with Arkadijus Vinokuras is to...

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