In April 2018, three members of the Holocaust Memorial Day Youth Champion Board took part in the UK delegation for the March of the Living. The international educational programme, which brings people from across the world to Poland, involves...
Yesterday afternoon (Thursday 12 April) we launched the theme for Holocaust Memorial Day 2019  at the Ministry for Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) - the government department which funds HMDT to support HMD across ...
Waging Peace, a member of the HMDT Partnership Group, is an NGO that campaigns against human rights abuses in Sudan and supports Sudanese refugees to build meaningful lives in the UK. This blog, written for HMDT by George Mullens, explains the...
We are deeply saddened to learn that our friend, Sabina Miller BEM, passed away on Sunday 18 March. Sabina has worked closely with the Holocaust Memorial Day Trust for many years, and was a true friend to the staff at HMDT.Sabina was born in 1922 in...
We are delighted to announce that 11,000 activities took place across the UK to mark Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD) this year – more than ever before.   Organisations including libraries, schools and workplaces held HMD activities to...
This blog was a speech given at a special reception for survivors on Thursday 18 January by Hayley Carlyle, Lead Youth Champion for Holocaust Memorial Day Trust. My name is Hayley Carlyle; I am the Lead Youth Champion for Holocaust Memorial Day...
This blog has been written for HMDT by Noemie Bornstein Lopian, daughter of Ernst Bornstein, a survivor of the Holocaust. Words linger forever. Words have the power to sustain a person psychologically even when little can be done to alleviate...
On Thursday 25 January The Executive Office, Northern Ireland hosted an event to mark Holocaust Memorial Day 2018. The keynote speaker was Dr Martin Stern MBE, who was arrested by the Nazis when he was five years old. He survived the Holocaust...
 On Monday 29 January, the national service for Wales took place at Cardiff City Hall to mark Holocaust Memorial Day 2018. Hosted by First Minister Carwyn Jones and the Leader of Cardiff Council Councillor Huw Thomas, the event was led by...
This blog has been written for HMDT by Laura Marks OBE, Chair of Holocaust Memorial Day Trust. ‘In your work you will kill people. Make absolutely sure that when you do, it is because of what they have done and never because of who they are.’...