We’re excited to announce that we’ll be holding a free workshop for local authorities marking Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD) 2014, which will be taking place in King's Cross, London on Tuesday 8 October from 2.30–5pm.The workshop will provide...
We are looking for new Trustees to join our Board from November 2013.  Our Trustees play a pivotal role in developing the strategic aims of HMDT to encourage everyone to commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day on 27 January each year. ...
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-...
17 - 23 June 2013 is Refugee Week, a time for us to celebrate the many important contributions that refugees from all over the world have made to life in the UK.  A programme of arts, cultural and educational events and activities is...
HMDT, in partnership with the Institute of Education's (IOE) Centre for Holocaust Education, held Etty the play, at an evening at the IOE, University of London. American author and actress Susan Stein performed Etty, a play about a...
June 2013 marks Gypsy Roma Traveller History Month in the UK: a celebration of Gypsy culture and history, and an opportunity to discuss contemporary and historical prejudice towards Gypsy, Roma and Traveller communities.Roma and Sinti Gypsy...
We are pleased to announce that,  tickets have been released for the play Etty, which will be held on Wednesday 22 May 2013 from 5.30 - 8pm, at the Institute of Education’s (IOE) Centre for Holocaust Education at the University of...
This week marked the 10th anniversary of the start of the genocide in Darfur.  HMDT looks back at the region affected by genocide. ‘I was happy in Darfur.  Darfur is a beautiful country.  The president of the Janjaweed gave his...
Yesterday we were privileged to be joined by refugees and survivors of the Holocaust and the subsequent genocides at a reception for MPs at the House of Commons, hosted by Mike Freer MP and Alison McGovern MP.  Ann Kirk, who was evacuated from...
Kemal Pervanic is a survivor of the war in Bosnia, in his speech at the Parliamentary reception, he tells us what the theme for HMD 2014, Journeys, means to him.As a little boy in rural Bosnia I dreamed of journeying to study in Cambridge or Oxford...