Belgium

Film Screening: City without Jews

City without Jews (1924) is a film that promoted the expulsion of Jews for the first time. For a long time, it had been thought that this version had been lost but an accidental discovery at a French...

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Launch Project Left Behind

On 27 January 2022, Kazerne Dossin will show the results of the research project 'Left Behind'. ‘Left Behind’ tells the story of Organisation Todt, and the compulsory employment of Jewish men, mainly...

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L’utilisation du témoignage en tant qu’outil pédagogique mémoriel

On 27 January 2022, Les Territoires de la Mémoire, MNEMA and Dob (Démocratie ou barbarie) organize an all-day event about testimony in Liège. The event is split into three parts: in the morning, there...

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What to Teach about the Holocaust

The Recommendations aim to deepen the understanding of the Holocaust by asking crucial questions concerning the historical context of the Holocaust, its scope and scale and why and how it happened...

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Summary: Why, What, and How to Teach about the Holocaust

The Holocaust was the state-sponsored, systematic persecution and murder of Jews by Nazi Germany and its collaborators between 1933 and 1945. A continent-wide genocide, it destroyed not only...

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European Commission Vice-President Schinas in Conversation with a Holocaust Survivor

With every passing year, the number of remaining survivors of the Shoah are sadly fewer and fewer. Remembering their stories and finding new ways to transmit their testimonies to future generations is...

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IHRA Grant recipient #FakeImages to open

Having been closed during Belgium's second lockdown, the memorial site, museum, and research center Kazerne Dossin is now preparing to open the doors to its brand new exhibition, #FakeImages.
 
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IHRA Recommendations for Teaching and Learning about the Holocaust

Each IHRA Member Country is committed to encouraging the study of the Holocaust in all its dimensions. However, teaching about this complex and sensitive topic appropriately – and adapting it to the...

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East Belgium - German-speaking Community of Belgium Invitation Inauguration of a monument commemorating the JewishChildren's transports to Belgium in 1938 and 1939. Holocaust Remembrance Day Sunday, January 27th, 2:00 pm

At the border station Herbesthal 1938/39 played dramatic scenes.
 
 Exactly 80 years ago, between 2 and 8 January 1939, the Belgian border police in Herbesthal refused to allow seventy-five...

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Movie screening “Cuba’s forgotten jewels"

On the occasion of International Holocaust Remembrance Day, the Red Star Line Museum, Kazerne Dossin: Memorial, Museum and Documentation Centre on Holocaust and Human Rights and Vredescentrum present...

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