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Support to UNESCO — International Holocaust Remembrance Day

The Permanent Delegation of the Principality of Monaco to UNESCO has provided financial support (jointly with the Permanent Delegation of the United Kingdom to UNESCO and the World Jewish Congress)...

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Regional Ceremony on the Occasion of the International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust 77th Anniversary of the Liberation of the Auschwitz Camp

At a time when many witnesses of this tragic history are disappearing, remembering is more than a tribute to millions of shattered lives. It is also indispensable support for reflection in order to...

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Homage to Léa Felblum on the International Holocaust Remembrance and Prevention of Crimes against Humanity Day

On Thursday, 27 January 2022, at 12:15 (CET), the Maison d'Izieu pays homage to Léa Felblum on the International Holocaust Remembrance and Prevention of Crimes against Humanity Day in the presence of...

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How to Teach about the Holocaust in Schools

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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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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Why Teach About the Holocaust

Considering how best to make any examination of the Holocaust meaningful and relevant for learners in their national contexts is essential. This section is meant to help policymakers, school...

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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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Conference registration open for “Jasenovac Past and Present: History and Memory of Institutionalized Destruction”

The Jasenovac camp complex was a major site of mass killings of Serbs, Jews, Roma and Sinti, and opponents of the criminal policies of the fascist Ustaša regime during the Second World War. Built in...

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Teaching About the Holocaust Without Survivors

First-person survivor testimony in many countries has been an integral part of Holocaust education since its inception. They have been, and continue to be, the bearers of witness in educational...

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International Day for Holocaust Remembrance

Every year, the Maison d'Izieu commemorates the International Day for the Remembrance of the Holocaust.
 
 This highly symbolic date corresponds to the anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz...

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