Denmark

Auschwitz-dagen 2022

The 27th of January is a day for the commemoration of the Holocaust. Commemorations are held by the UN, EU and countries around Europe as well as many other places in the world. In Denmark, this...

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How the Stutthof Maritime Evacuation IHRA Grant uncovered new dimensions of the Holocaust

During the last months of the Second World War, the Nazis began forcibly evacuating prisoners on death marches across Europe. By April 1945, the Stutthof concentration camp, established by Nazi...

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Auschwitz-dag

On behalf of the Municipality of Copenhagen, the Danish Jewish Museum invites you to an evening of reflection and remembrance in honor of the International Holocaust Remembrance Day.
 
 This year, the...

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IHRA Chair's Statement on the antisemitic campaign by the Nordic Resistance Movement

IHRA Chair Ambassador Michaela Küchler says, “The recent antisemitic actions coordinated by the neo-Nazi Nordic Resistance Movement in the days leading up to Yom Kippur are deeply troubling. Some of...

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Auschwitz-dag - Remember for the Future

Commemeration event music, speaches and candle lighting. With key-note speak by Jan Gross. Event hashtags: #auschwitzdag19 #holocaustremembranceday #danishjewishhistory

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Conference on Genocide and Warning Signs

Humanity in Action (Denmark) is pleased to announce the conference "Pre-Genocide. Warnings and Readiness to Protect" to be held from 26 - 28 September 2018.
 
 The conference reflects on the question...

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DIIS Launches English Website Teaching the Story of the Danish Deportees to Theresienstadt


 
 The Danish Institute for International Studies has launched an English version of the educational website Theresienstadt.dk.
 
 This website offers students and teachers the possibility to stream...

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Civil Society: Reactions to the Holocaust Conference


 
 The conference "Civil Society: Reactions to the Holocaust" will take place in Copenhagen, Denmark from 30 September to 2 October 2013.
 
 The conference, organized by Humanity in Action Denmark...

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Denmark Commemorates 2 October


 
 On 2 October, The Royal Danish Theatre hosted a special performance to commemorate the rescue of more than 7,000 Jews in Denmark 70 years ago.  The event was attended by Her Majesty Queen...

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