We educate.

The IHRA’s Working Groups and Committees publish educational recommendations to help guide teachers and organizations

We research.

The IHRA is the only intergovernmental organization mandated to focus solely on Holocaust-related issues

We remember.

The IHRA's Member Countries have pledged to commemorate the victims of the Holocaust, honoring their legacy and their memory

Recognizing and Countering Holocaust Distortion: Recommendations for Policy and Decision Makers

The IHRA has published a helpful set of recommendations to help policy and decision makers recognize and counter Holocaust distortion. Download this practical tool here.

International Holocaust Remembrance Day

Help commemorate the victims and survivors of the Holocaust

Learn about the events being held all around the world on or around 27 January for International Holocaust Remembrance Day.

Our Focus Areas

The IHRA brings together experts in Holocaust education, research and remembrance, including museum, memorial and education professionals, historians, archaeologists, and specialists in genocide studies and other disciplines. The multidisciplinary groups that result are able to focus on specific priority areas, allowing for the IHRA to put forth meaningful policy recommendations.

Recent News


A year in review: Safeguarding Sites

Zoltán Tóth-Heinemann 

In a year upended by a pandemic, how should one proceed with a project for which site visits, meetings and discussions with local stakeholders are critical? With most...

Digital commemoration of International Holocaust Remembrance Day 2021

Remembering the six million Jewish victims of the Holocaust is the responsibility not only of governments, but of societies as a whole 

On 27 January, International Holocaust Remembrance Day...

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