'We were both fortunate to be able to leave Germany on later Kindertransports  but we had to leave our parents behind'Bob and Ann Kirk, who both travelled to the UK on the Kindertransport 75 years ago today the first ...
On Monday 25 November we held our Public Conversation exploring a question integral to the work of Holocaust and genocide commemoration – do we ask too much of survivors?  You can listen to the recording of the event in the podcasts section of...
Josh Whatsize, Lead HMD Youth Champion, tells us why he thinks it’s so important for young people to be the driving force behind Holocaust Memorial Day.About five years ago I was sat in a classroom where we were learning about at the Holocaust and...
Chaired by Channel 4 News International Editor Lindsey Hilsum Monday 25 November, 6.30 - 8.30pm We are hosting our annual Public Conversation on 25 November 2013.  This year the conversation will consider the question: is too much...
Stonewall Policy Officer Alice Ashworth tells us about Homophobic Hate Crime: The Gay British Crime Survey 2013‘New Stonewall research was launched by Metropolitan Police Commissioner Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe at New Scotland Yard this month....
'Lessons learnt?' - our short film for Holocaust Memorial Day 2013 - won two awards at the IVCA Clarion Awards on Friday 20 September.The IVCA Clarion Awards are not-for-profit and recognise best practice in communicating the importance of corporate...
We’re excited to launch the HMDT blog.  Each month we’ll be highlighting topics relevant to our work in the field of Holocaust and genocide awareness and commemoration.  We’ll also be looking at contemporary issues surrounding hatred and...
Holocaust survivor Freddie Knoller, Kindertranportees Ann and Bob Kirk, and filmmaker Berge Kanikanian launched HMD 2014's resources at the Houses of Parliament today.            This...
Our theme-specific series of lesson plans and assemblies are designed for anyone who wishes to commemorate HMD in the classroom, in an assembly, or in an education setting and are suitable for primary, secondary and SEN students.These resources will...
This month we have been privileged to be able to invite survivors of the Holocaust and subsequent genocides to visit Buckingham Palace as guests at the Queen’s Royal Garden Parties.In attendance were Holocaust survivors: Lily Ebert, Agnes Grunwald-...