Basildon CSS flame artwork for HMD 2015Holocaust Memorial Day Trust (HMDT) is seeking 12 community arts groups, or organisations who work with community groups, to create a commissioned artwork for Holocaust...
Holocaust survivors, genocide survivors and MPs helped to launch free resources for Holocaust Memorial Day 2016 at a reception hosted by Mike Freer MP and Jessica Morden MP at the House of Commons yesterday.  Each year HMDT selects a theme...
Responding to the appointment of the Board of the UK Holocaust Memorial Foundation, Olivia Marks-Woldman, Chief Executive of the Holocaust Memorial Day Trust said:‘The Holocaust Memorial Day Trust warmly welcomes the appointment of the...
Did you know that two thirds of LGBT youth suffer homophobic bullying at school and are six times more likely to commit suicide than heterosexual young people? These are shocking statistics that the organisation Diversity Role Models...
Want to encourage others not to stand by when they see acts of hatred and discrimination?Aged 14-24 and want to develop skills in raising awareness? Want to meet and learn from other young people?If this sounds like you then sign up to our HMD Youth...
We are pleased to announce the launch of our HMDT Youth Board.This fantastic opportunity will enable 12 young people from across the UK to develop, review and evaluate the progress of our HMD Youth Champion programme. The Youth Board will...
A German court has convicted a 94-year-old former guard at the Nazi death camp at Auschwitz of being an accessory to the murder of at least 300,000 Jews.In response to the guilty verdict Olivia Marks-Woldman, Chief Executive of the Holocaust...
Galerija 11.07.95 in Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina is more than just a place of memory. Its walls provide a space for the 8,000 men and boys who were brutally murdered in Srebrenica to testify to the atrocities that took place there. It is an...
Dr Marko Attila Hoare is an Associate Professor specialising in the history of South East Europe, in particular of Yugoslavia, Serbia and Bosnia-Hercegovina at the Kingston University. Prior to this he was a Research Fellow at the Faculty of History...
Recently four HMDT staff members undertook a learning trip to Poland, where they visited Krakow, Oświęcim, Auschwitz I and Auschwitz-Birkenau. Here Communications Manager Mark Harrison reflects on Polish memorialisation of the Holocaust.Like two...