We educate.

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

Statement on Ukraine and Babyn Yar from the IHRA Chair

IHRA Chair Ambassador Ann Bernes condemns in the strongest possible terms Russia's military aggression against Ukraine, the Holocaust distortion used to justify it, and the damage to Babyn Yar.

In his latest lecture, IHRA Honorary Chairman Professor Yehuda Bauer provides an introduction into the issue of Holocaust distortion: what it is, why it's so dangerous, and what we can do about it.

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


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At Britain’s largest Holocaust archive, family photographs are providing a rare glimpse into a lost world. With its new exhibition, “There was a time…”: Jewish Family Photographs Before 1939, the...

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