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Why Teach About the Holocaust

The objective of teaching any subject is to engage the intellectual curiosity of students in order to inspire critical thought and personal growth. Therefore it is essential that educators consider...

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What to Teach about the Holocaust

In general, teaching about the Holocaust should: Advance knowledge about this unprecedented destruction Preserve the memory of those who suffered Encourage educators and students to reflect upon...

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Plenary Meetings in Rome

On 31 May 2018, the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) successfully concluded its first bi-annual Plenary Meeting under the Italian Chairmanship in Rome where more than 200 experts...

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IHRA in Rome

From 28 - 31 May 2018, the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance holds its first bi-annual Plenary Meeting under the Italian Chairmanship in Rome and the Italian delegates are at work. At a...

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Italy takes over Chairmanship of the IHRA

BERLIN, 7.03.2018 – On 6 March, Italy assumed the Chairmanship of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA). The outgoing Chair Ambassador Benno Bättig of Switzerland handed over the...

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Meet the IHRA Chair

  On 6 March 2018 Ambassador Sandro De Bernardin became Chair of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance. He talks about his decision to become IHRA Chair, the role of the IHRA, and his...

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Italian Minister of Education Visits Yad Vashem

Italian Minister of Education and Research Francesco Profumo came to Yad Vashem on 4 September on a visit intended to strengthen the agreement that was signed last year by Israeli Minister of...

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