Norway

Digital Liberation Day events at the Falstad Center

This year, the Falstad Center will be honoring the memory of the victims of the Holocaust and commemorating the 75th anniversary of the end of the Second World War with a digital live stream program....

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International Holocaust Remembrance Day in Norway

The official national ceremony in Norway is held at the quayside from where the Jews living in Norway were brutally forced on board ships for deportation at the harbour in Oslo, in 1942. This happened...

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Workshop

The Rafto Foundation, in collaboration with The Espeland Prison Camp Foundation (stiftelsen Espeland Fangeleir), will be organizing a workshop entitled "Us and the Others" in Espeland prison camp from...

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Online teaching materials: the International Holocaust Remembrance Day

In order to encourage and inspire Norwegian schools to recognize the International Holocaust Remembrance Day, the The Norwegian Center for Holocaust and Minority studies has teamed up with the Jewish...

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Commemoration of the International Holocaust Day in Trondheim

This year's commemoration consists of three sections:
 First, politician Snorre Valen will talk about the Holocaust's relevance today. Then, journalist, author and writer Mona Levin will present the...

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Commemoration of the International Holocaust Day at the Museum Vest - Nordsjøfartsmuseet

"Holocaust in Hordaland":
 
 Teaching session with group assignments offered to pupils from age 12.  Appr. 2,5 hours. The pupils work with historic sources from the Jewish community in Bergen and...

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Commemoration of the International Holocaust Day in Southern Norway 

It has become a tradition in Kristiansand and Arendal to gather all the ninth graders from the region together to mark the commemoration day. More than 1500 students will attend the three day program...

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Commemoration of the International Holocaust Day at the Narvik War Museum

Week 4: Students (14/15 years old) are invited to a lecture about Jews from Narvik who became victims of the Holocaust. The lecture at the Narvik War and Peace Centre is followed by a city walk -...

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Commemoration of the International Holocaust Day at the Falstad Centre

In solidarity with the International Holocaust Memorial day on 27 January 2019.
 
 The Falstad Centre will continue its tradition of partnering with Sund College. The school's internationally focused...

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The National Ceremony for the International Holocaust Remembrance Day

Norway's National ceremony for Holocaust Remembrance Day is marked by a ceremony at the site of the memorial to the memory of deported Norwegian Jews. The ceremony includes speeches, cultural...

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