“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
Felix Klein (Foreign Office) - Head of Delegation
Nikola Gillhoff (Foreign Office) – Deputy Head of Delegation
Benedikt Haller (Foreign Office)
Christoph Heubner (International Auschwitz Committee) – Communication Working Group
Hanna Huhtasaari (Bundeszentrale für politische Bildung) – Museums and Memorials Working Group
Wolf Kaiser (House of the Wannsee Conference) – Education Working Group
On 28 June, the Berlin Zoo unveiled a commemorative plaque in memory of the Jewish shareholders that held stock in the company.
Several events will be held across Germany today to commemorate the 73rd anniversary of the November 1938 pogroms.
Last week, Israel Education Minister Gideon Sa'ar, Yad Vashem Chairman Avner Shalev and Bavarian State Minister of Education and Culture Dr. Ludwig Spaenle signed a cooperation agreement in the sphere of education between Israel and Bavaria.
In commemoration of International Holocaust Remembrance Day, a new exhibit entitled "Staying Together: Hungarian Holocaust Survivors Report" will open in Berlin on Wednesday, 25 January 2012.
The German Bundestag has released a report written by an independent panel of experts on antisemitism in German society.
The German Federal Agency for Civic Education launched a database for memorial sites and initiatives in coordination with the commemoration activities held on 27 January for International Holocaust Remembrance Day.
The Topography of Terror hosted a lecture and discussion on resistance and repression in Belgium during World War II in cooperation with the Belgian Embassy in Berlin on 27 March.
On 5 June 2012, the International Auschwitz Committee published a letter to the national football teams of the Netherlands, England, and Italy in advance of their visit to the Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial.