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IHRA in Geneva
"50 Years of Roma Genocide Research"
International March of the Living
Conference: As Mass Murder Began

IHRA in Geneva

14.06.2017
From 26-29 June, 2017, the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance will hold its first bi-annual Plenary Meeting under the Swiss Chairmanship in Geneva.

"50 Years of Roma Genocide Research"

31.05.2017
From 25 – 27 May, 2017, an International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance Expert Meeting entitled “50 Years of Roma Genocide Research” was organized by the Documentation Archive of the Austrian Resistance in Vienna /Austria and its director, Dr. Gerhard Baumgartner.

International March of the Living

20.04.2017
From 23-25 April the Chair of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA), Ambassador Benno Bättig, and the IHRA Executive Secretary, Dr Kathrin Meyer, attended the International March of the Living in Poland at the invitation of Austrian Minister of Education, Sonja Hammerschmid.

Conference: As Mass Murder Began

23.03.2017
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 the importance of reflecting the full scope of experiences of those murdered during the Holocaust as well as the need for thoughtful and accurate marking, identification and commemoration of killing sites.
23.06.2017

The Leo Smit Foundation has launched a new English language website 'Forbidden Music Regained' which offers access to a searchable database with 35 biographies and nearly 1,900 works and audio samples by composers who lived and worked in the Netherlands and were persecuted in World War II.

22.06.2017

The European Association for Holocaust Studies calls for papers on current research on Auschwitz History and Memory.

21.06.2017

The Centre for International Studies and Diplomacy (CISD), SOAS University of London and The Wiener Library for the Study of the Holocaust & Genocide are pleased to invite applications for a half-day research workshop, Exploring the UN War Crimes Commission (UNWCC) archive at the Wiener Library.