Canada

The Anniversary of the End of the Blockade of Leningrad and the International Day of Remembrance for the Victims of the Holocaust

On 27 January 2022, at 13:00 (EST), the United Community of Russian-Speaking Jews of Quebec will host a commemoration online for the 78th anniversary of the end of the Blockade of Leningrad and the...

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A Special International Holocaust Remembrance Day

On 27 January 2022, at 19:00 (EST), Friends of Simon Wiesenthal Center, the Canadian Society for Yad Vashem, the Azrieli Foundation and the Neuberger Holocaust Education Centre will commemorate...

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Canada JLSAs International Holocaust Remembrance Day

In commemoration of the International Holocaust Remembrance Day, the Jewish Graduate Student Initiative in Canada will host an online speaker event, featuring Eva Meiseles, Mayor John Tory, Professor...

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The Holocaust & Digital Memory: Exploring New Media Approaches to Holocaust Education

Join the Neuberger this International Holocaust Remembrance Day as we explore the intersection of Holocaust memory and digital culture in museums, academia, and video games with experts and industry...

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Courage and defiance: The story of Aristides de Sousa Mendes / Courage et défi: l'histoire d'Aristides de Sousa Mendes

The Jewish Heritage Centre is proud to partner with the Canadian Museum for Human Rights. This year, the local Portuguese community joins us as we honor the memory of Aristide de Sousa Mendes with a...

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Film Screening: The Legendary Simone Veil

Join the Montreal Holocaust Museum for a special screening of The Legendary Simone Veil on International Holocaust Remembrance Day. Through family photographs, archival footage, and recorded testimony...

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What to Teach about the Holocaust

The Recommendations aim to deepen the understanding of the Holocaust by asking crucial questions concerning the historical context of the Holocaust, its scope and scale and why and how it happened...

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Commemoration events for Roma Genocide Remembrance Day 2021

On 2 August, Roma Genocide Remembrance Day, we remember the night when thousands of Roma women, men and children were murdered by the SS during the "liquidation" of the so-called "family camp" for...

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Shop Talk: Teaching the Holocaust

In honour of International Holocaust Remembrance Day 2021 “Teaching and learning about the Holocaust is an essential opportunity to inspire critical thinking, societal awareness, and personal growth...

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Holocaust Survivor Andy Reti - A Ring of Love

Join us for a conversation with Andy Réti — Holocaust survivor, author and motorcycle enthusiast — as he recounts his incredible story of love, survival and resilience during the Second World War....

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