“We share a commitment to throw light on the still obscured shadows of the Holocaust.”
-- Declaration of the Stockholm International Forum on the Holocaust
In cooperation with the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum (USHMM), the Sarah & Chaim Neuberger Holocaust Education Centre in Toronto, Canada, recently presented a one-day professional development seminar for high school teachers.
From 24 to 26 October 2016, the Holocaust Memorial Center for the Jews from Macedonia in Skopje, in cooperation with the Ministry of Education and Science and the Memorial de la Shoah from Paris, France, organized a seminar entitled "Holocaust: Paradigm or starting point?"
On 10 November the IHRA successfully concluded its second bi-annual Plenary meeting under the Romanian Chairmanship in Iasi.
The European Jewish Congress’ Security and Crisis Center (SACC) opened its first office in Vienna with the attendance of over 70 security experts from 28 Jewish communities in Europe.
A new campaign launched by the European Commission's Radicalisation Awareness Network(RAN) aims to provide an alternative to the appeal of narratives from extremist propaganda by collecting personal narratives of people affected by extremism and hate crimes.
On 13 October an IHRA delegation headed by IHRA Chair, Ambassador Mihnea Constantinescu, attended meetings with representatives of the Holy See in the Vatican.