“Our commitment must be to remember the victims who perished, respect the survivors still with us, and reaffirm humanity's common aspiration for mutual understanding and justice.”
-- Declaration of the Stockholm International Forum on the Holocaust
The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum is marking two decades of honoring Holocaust memory and inspiring people to act against hatred and indifference.
On 23 April, Canada’s Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism Minister Jason Kenney joined Holocaust survivors from across the country at the National Holocaust Remembrance Day Ceremony in Ottawa to light candles in memory of the victims of the Holocaust.
The Museum of the History of Polish Jews officially opened on 19 April 2013 on the site of the former Warsaw Ghetto.
Minister of Health in the Government of the Republic of Serbia Mrs. Slavica Djukic-Dejanovic headed the central ceremony commemorating the National Holocaust, WWII Genocide and other Fascist Crimes Victims` Remembrance Day, held on 22 April.
The Association of Jewish Refugees (AJR) is delighted to announce that His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales will be hosting a lunchtime reception for the Kindertransport at St James’s Palace on Monday 24 June as part of a series of events this year to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Kindertransport.
The Budapest March of the Living attracted over 25,000 people in the Hungarian capital on 21 April 2013.
Carleton University’s Zelikovitz Centre for Jewish Studies is hosting “If Not Now When? Responsibility and Memory After the Holocaust,” a public conference in recognition of Canada’s assumption of the Chair of the IHRA.