Luxembourg

Luxembourg signs agreement on Outstanding Holocaust Asset Issues

On 27 January, Luxembourg signed an agreement  with the Jewish Consistory of Luxembourg (Consistoire Israélite de Luxembourg) on outstanding Holocaust asset issues. The signatories were the Prime...

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Memory Concert "Le jardin de l'espoir"

Where: Neimënster - Centre culturel de rencontre Abbaye de Neumünster
 
 What: concert "Le jardin de l'espoir", Piano Richard Doust, vocals Isabelle Marx, CHarlotte Roos
 
 By: MemoShoah Luxembourg...

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Commemoration 27/1

Where: Synagogue square in Esch-sur-ALzette
 
 What: Commemoration: Speeches by president of local Jewish community, mayor of the City, Minister + Holocaust survivor
 
 By: Musée national de la...

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Summary: Why, What, and How to Teach about the Holocaust

The Holocaust was the state-sponsored, systematic persecution and murder of Jews by Nazi Germany and its collaborators between 1933 and 1945. A continent-wide genocide, it destroyed not only...

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IHRA successfully concludes meetings in Luxembourg City

From 2 to 5 December, the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) convened in Luxembourg City for the second biannual Plenary of 2019 under the Luxembourg Chairmanship. The Plenary...

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Sousa Mendes exhibition opens in Luxembourg City


 I could not have acted otherwise, and I therefore accept all that has befallen me with love.
 
 
 The sentiment of these words, spoken by Aristides de Sousa Mendes towards the end of his life, is...

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IHRA Recommendations for Teaching and Learning about the Holocaust

Each IHRA Member Country is committed to encouraging the study of the Holocaust in all its dimensions. However, teaching about this complex and sensitive topic appropriately – and adapting it to the...

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Antisemitism today: discussion with Dr. Felix Klein in Luxembourg

On Monday, 16 September 2019, the Institute Pierre Werner (IPW) hosted a discussion on modern forms of antisemitism in Luxembourg with Dr. Felix Klein, Commissioner of the Federal Government for...

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IHRA Chair visits “Dokumentations- und Kulturzentrum Deutscher Sinti und Roma” in Heidelberg

On 8 July, the IHRA Chair visited the “Dokumentations- und Kulturzentrum Deutscher Sinti und Roma”. He was accompanied by his assistant, Mr. Romain Butti, and received by Romani Rose, the President of...

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