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Seminars on the Holocaust History and Memory

Rete Scolastica Europea per la Didattica della Shoah (the European Teachers Network on Holocaust Studies) will hold a series of seminars on the Holocaust history and memory between February and June...

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The Unbearable Lightness of Hate - The Holocaust distortion / L'insostenibile leggerezza dell'odio - Il fenomeno di distorsione della Shoah tra storia e attualità

On 31 January 2022, at 10:30 (CET), the National Museum of Italian Judaism and the Shoah — MEIS will host a seminar addressed to high school students focused on Holocaust Distortion with a historical...

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Three Public Seminars of Holocaust Education: Learning Through Journeys of Memorials and Museums

The Course has the objective to deepen the historical knowledge of the Holocaust and aims at providing the instruments to recognize, monitor, and contrast any forms of distortion and negation. The...

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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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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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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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Italian government amends racial persecution and compensation laws

Important changes to the law governing how victims of racial persecution in Italy and their relatives could seek compensation were made on 30 December, the Union of Italian Jewish Communities (UCEI) a...

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Remembrance Day. Commemorations in Washington and USA.

The diplomatic and consular network in the USA observed the "Remembrance Day" with a rich and varied program of events, organized in different US cities.
 
 The focus of the commemorations in...

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