International Day in Memory of the Holocaust Victims


On the invitation of the Speaker of the House, a commemoration ceremony will be held at the Belgian Chamber of Representatives.

Speakers :

  • Ms. Laurence Schram, Senior Researcher at Kazerne Dossin, Memorial, Museum and Documentation Centre on Holocaust and Human Rights, Mechelen
  • Professor Dr. François Englert, Laureate Nobel Prize Physics 2013, Hidden Child
  • Ms. Charlotte Mens, laureate essay competition Auschwitz Foundation
  • Mr. Maximilien Ngendakumana, laureate essay competition Auschwitz Foundation


  • by invitation only:
  • Ambassadors of IHRA Member States;
  • Members of Parliament;
  • members of Governments (federal and regional);
  • representatives of Jewish and Human Rights organizations;
  • key representatives of civil society;
  • media.