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

International Holocaust Remembrance Day 2022

Find a commemoration event to join in your country to honor the victims and survivors of the Holocaust on 27 January for International Holocaust Remembrance Day. Our database includes events from all over the IHRA network and is being added to daily.

IHRA Toolkit Against Holocaust Distortion

Counter distortion on International Holocaust Remembrance Day using this new resource, which provides practical tools, guidance and example activities to empower you to be an ambassador for change – in your institutions, governments, and communities – both on 27 January and beyond.

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


What is Holocaust distortion and why is it a problem?

Holocaust distortion is an urgent and growing issue. “Distortion of the Holocaust is found in all kinds of places. From facts twisted on the internet, to opportunistic statements by politicians...

Share the reasons why you remember this International Holocaust Remembrance Day

Commemorated on 27 January, the day Auschwitz was liberated by Soviet forces in 1945, International Holocaust Remembrance Day invites us to learn about and reflect upon the lived experiences of the...

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