“We share a commitment to commemorate the victims of the Holocaust and to honour those who stood against it.”
-- Declaration of the Stockholm International Forum on the Holocaust
From 25 – 27 May, 2017, an International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance Expert Meeting entitled “50 Years of Roma Genocide Research” was organized by the Documentation Archive of the Austrian Resistance in Vienna /Austria and its director, Dr. Gerhard Baumgartner.
The Vienna expert meeting contributed to providing an overview of current and emerging research in the field as well as identifying areas and topics where future research is needed.Committee on Roma Genocide of the Roma which, since its foundation aims to coordinate – in cooperation with national agencies - European efforts on commemoration and education as well as to support existing and future memorial sites and commemorative events in IHRA Member Countries all over Europe.
In recent years the IHRA Committee on the Genocide of the Roma has funded a homepage on the topic now available in several languages as well as an annotated bibliography summarising the ever increasing publications on the topic of the genocide of the Roma.