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Antisemitism today: discussion with Dr. Felix Klein in Luxembourg

On Monday, 16 September 2019, the Institute Pierre Werner (IPW) will host a discussion on modern forms of antisemitism in Luxembourg with Dr. Felix Klein, Commissioner of the Federal Government for...

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What is Holocaust Distortion?

In the period 2018 – 2022, the IHRA’s experts and political representatives are focusing their efforts on countering Holocaust distortion and safeguarding the historical record. Distortion and denial...

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Luxembourg Parliament adopts resolution on Working Definition of Antisemitism

On 10 July, the Luxembourg Parliament adopted by 58 votes in favor (Christian Democrats, Liberals, Socialists, Green, Alternative Democratic Reform Party/ADR, Pirates) and 2 abstentions (The Left) a...

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High-level Event of the Romanian Presidency of the Council of the EU

On 18 June, 2019, the Romanian Presidency of the Council of the EU hosted in Bucharest the first International High-Level meeting reuniting Special Envoys for Combatting Antisemitism and the World...

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Citizen Dialogue: Forgetting – A Threat to Peace in Europe?

Ahead of the European elections, a public debate organized by the Representation of the European Commission in Luxembourg entitled “Citizen Dialogue: Forgetting – A Threat to Peace in Europe?” dealing...

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Europe beyond antisemitism and anti-Zionism – securing Jewish life in Europe

On 21 November, 2018, Heads of the Austrian Delegation to the IHRA, Hannah Lessing and Michael Baier, represented the IHRA at a High-Level Conference “Europe beyond antisemitism and anti-Zionism –...

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Regional Conference on Responding to Antisemitic Hate Crimes and Addressing the Security Needs of Jewish Communities

On 13 November, 2018, the Holocaust Memorial Center for the Jews of Macedonia hosted a regional conference on Responding to Antisemitic Hate Crimes and Addressing the Security Needs of Jewish...

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Yad Vashem Online Course on Antisemitism

Yad Vashem's free MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) "Antisemitism- from its Origins to the Present" has been re-opened due to high demand.   What are the origins of antisemitism and how has it...

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The Jewish Community in Romania from 1918-2018

On the 1 November, 2018, the Elie Wiesel National Institute for the Study of the Holocaust in Romania organized a large debate on the Jewish community in Romania in the period 1918-2018. The event...

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Statement by Experts of the UK Delegation to the IHRA on the Working Definition of Antisemitism

Recently the work of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) has featured prominently in discourse concerning the troubling rise of antisemitic incidents in Britain. As members of the...

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