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The IHRA’s Working Groups and Committees publish educational recommendations to help guide teachers and organizations

We research.

The IHRA is the only intergovernmental organization mandated to focus solely on Holocaust-related issues

We remember.

The IHRA's Member Countries have pledged to commemorate the victims of the Holocaust, honoring their legacy and their memory

IHRA Secretary General Statement on the unprecedented rise in antisemitism

Following Hamas' unprecedented lethal attack on Israeli civilians, we are seeing an unparalleled surge in antisemitism that is being felt far beyond the Middle East. It has quickly taken on a violent character – and shows no signs of slowing.  

Securing the future of remembrance at the Zagreb IHRA Plenary

Held at a critical turning point for the future of Holocaust remembrance, the need to carry on the stories and courage of survivors guided the 240 IHRA delegates throughout their second Plenary meetings under the Croatian IHRA Presidency.

Our Focus Areas

The IHRA brings together experts in Holocaust education, research and remembrance, including museum, memorial and education professionals, historians, archaeologists, and specialists in genocide studies and other disciplines. The multidisciplinary groups that result are able to focus on specific priority areas, allowing for the IHRA to put forth meaningful policy recommendations.

Recent News


Address by Andrej Plenković Prime Minister of Croatia on the occasion of the Zagreb IHRA Plenary

Croatian National Archive, 30 November 2023

Dear Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Interior,

Dear Minister of Culture and Media,

Dear Special Envoys for Holocaust Issues and...

The IHRA welcomes GAAMAC as a Permanent International Partner

At the IHRA Plenary Session in Zagreb on 30 November 2023, IHRA Member Countries admitted GAAMAC as a Permanent International Partner. The IHRA Secretary General Dr. Kathrin Meyer said of this...

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