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On 28 June, the Berlin Zoo unveiled a commemorative plaque in memory of the Jewish shareholders that held stock in the company.


Argentina has submitted its Country Report for the first half of 2011, as it has done every year since it became an ITF Member to fulfill its commitment under the Stockholm Declaration.


The Association of Jewish Refugees (AJR) arranged a series of events in conjunction with the London Jewish Cultural Centre (LJCC) to celebrate the AJR's 70th anniversary and the remarkable contribution and achievements of the Jewish refugees who fled Nazi persecution and settled in Britain.


The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum’s Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies, Yahad-In Unum in Paris, France, and the Elie Wiesel National Institute for the Study of the Holocaust in Romania, in Bucharest, have co-organized an international scholarly symposium on Holocaust-era mass graves to coincide with the anniversary of the 1941 pogrom in Iasi, Romania. 


The ITF is currently holding annual meetings in Amsterdam under the Netherlands Chairmanship.


The Danish Institute for International Studies (DIIS), Holocaust and genocide, has recently embarked on a new educational project about antisemitism and other forms of intolerance.


The International Poster Competition is a joint project between Yad Vashem in cooperation with Memorial de la Shoah, France, and the European Shoah Legacy Institute, Czech Republic.


Researchers, experts, and students at Salzburg University have become the first in Austria to gain access to the Visual History Archive of the Shoah Foundation Institute for Visual History and Education of the University of Southern California (USC).


Neue Heimat Israel (New Home Country Israel) DVD:  Survivors from Austria Tell Their Stories


On 26 May 2011, Austrian Federal President Heinz Fischer unveiled a newly renovated memorial room in the heart of Vienna.