“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
On 29 September 2010, Ukraine released to the public records chronicling Nazi looting from Holocaust victims.
Israel's Holocaust museum Yad Vashem says it has reached an agreement with Poland that gives it access to World War II-era documents in 34 provincial archives across the eastern European country.
The Academic Working Group convenes an international body of scholars to focus on international cooperation with respect to research and scholarship in the fields of Holocaust studies.
As the Stockholm Declaration states, “We share a commitment to throw light on the still obscured shadows of the Holocaust. We will take all necessary steps to facilitate the opening of archives in order to ensure that all documents bearing on the Holocaust are available to researchers.”
Key achievements of the AWG include: