We are delighted to launch the first ever online art competition for Holocaust Memorial Day, inviting people to explore the 2014 theme of Journeys through creating an original drawing, painting or a piece of digital art. The winning...
In 1994 approximately one million Tutsis and moderate Hutus were murdered in 100 days of violence in Rwanda.  As we approach the 20th anniversary of the genocide, survivor Jean B. Kayigamba reflects on the impact that those 100 days...
'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...
Building on last year’s success, we are thrilled to be working with Picturehouse Cinemas Education on a series of events to commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day with school groups throughout January.Suitable for students from KS3, KS4 and AS...
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...
This week is Trustees Week, an opportunity to highlight the great work that Trustees do in volunteering their time to make important decisions for charities.  HMDT Chief Executive Olivia Marks-Woldman reflects on the support provided by HMDT...
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....
This year we are excited to have expanded the reach of our HMDT Regional and National Support Workers programme.If you attended your regional workshop then you will have already been introduced to your Support Worker.  This year our National...