Austria

IHRA delegate Werner Dreier honored with national award

Werner Dreier, who has been a member of the Austrian delegation to the IHRA since 2001, received a prestigious Austrian national award for his long-lasting and influential work in education about the...

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Austria adopts working definition of antigypsyism / anti-Roma discrimination

One day before International Roma Day 2021, the Council of Ministers in Austria sent an important signal by adopting the working definition of antigypsyism/anti‑Roma discrimination developed by the...

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"Etty's Decision" - Secret Letters from the Westerbork Concentration Camp

Online theatre evening and studio discussion with actress Bettina Buchholz, director Johannes Neuhauser and theologian Helmut Außerwöger on the letters of the Dutch Jewess Etty Hillesum. 
 
 Etty...

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"The Illegals" - Cinemathek Jerusalem presents newly restored version by Meyer Levin

On the occasion of International Holocaust Remembrance Day on 27 January 2021, Cinemathek Jerusalem is cooperating with various festivals and film initiatives to make the restored version of Meyer...

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School in the Gau Tirol-Vorarlberg

Lecture with the historian Dr Horst Schreiber (University of Innsbruck). 
 
 In 2005, the United Nations established 27 January, the day of the liberation of the Auschwitz-Birkenau camp, as...

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Webinar on the Auschwitz labour and extermination camp and on anti-Semitism prevention

Webinar on International Holocaust Remembrance Day - 27.01.2021
 On 27 January 1945, the Auschwitz concentration camp was liberated. On the occasion of the International Holocaust Remembrance Day,...

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Holocaust Memorial Day

On 27 January 1945, soldiers of the Soviet army liberated the survivors of the Auschwitz death camp.
 
 In 2005, the United Nations declared the day of the liberation of the Auschwitz death camp as...

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International Holocaust Memorial Day in St. Pölten

On the occasion of the International Holocaust Memorial Day on 27 January, we want to remember those Jewish citizens of St. Pölten who were murdered by the National Socialists.
 
 We invite the...

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Mahnwache in Villach

On the occasion of the International Holocaust Memorial Day on 27 January, a vigil for the victims of National Socialism will take place in Villach.
 
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 27.01.2021 from 16:30 to 17:30 (Europe...

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The Portraitist - The Photographer Wilhelm Brasse Arrives at Auscchwitz in September 1940

Online film screening on the occasion of the International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of the Holocaust. Wilhelm Brasse was a prisoner in Auschwitz, he survived because the National Socialists...

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