Five years ago today the President of Sudan Omar al-Bashir was indicted by the International Criminal Court for his role in the Genocide in Darfur. Today he remains as President and has still not been held accountable for the atrocities...
Today the United Kingdom assumes the Chair of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA). IHRA is the organisation which evolved from the Stockholm Declaration of 2000 – the international agreement which instituted Holocaust Memorial...
Education charity Into Film has helped bring the 2004 documentary Paper Clips to pupils at a school on the Isle of Wight, teaching them of the atrocities committed by the Nazis and underlining the importance of Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD).The...
‘If I finally speak, it's for people to know what we homosexuals had to endure in Hitler's days... it shouldn't happen again,’ Rudolf Brazda, the last known living homosexual survivor of the Nazi concentration camps who died in August 2011.Each year...
What impact has HMD had on you?  Do you know more or feel differently about the Holocaust and subsequent genocides since taking part in, or organising, an HMD activity?We’re working with researchers at Sheffield Hallam University to carry out a...
Encouraged by his father to do something productive during his summer holiday, Gideon Summerfield put his drawing skills to use and spent his days meeting and drawing the portraits of Holocaust survivors who attend the Holocaust Survivors Centre...
Across the UK people marked Holocaust Memorial Day 2014 by coming together to learn about the journeys taken during the Holocaust, under Nazi Persecution and during the subsequent genocides in Cambodia, Rwanda, Bosnia and Darfur.The Welsh Government...
We’re delighted to announce the winners of our art competition for HMD 2014 – Drawing Inspiration.  Entries were made in three ages categories, all with a different focus around the theme for HMD 2014, Journeys.  Ages 7 – 11 looked at the...
Survivors of the Holocaust and subsequent genocides have thanked the Prime Minister for inviting them to a reception at 10 Downing Street to mark Holocaust Memorial Day.  Holocaust Memorial Day is commemorated each year on 27 January - the...
 Survivors of the Holocaust and subsequent genocides joined politicians and dignitaries at the UK's Commemorative Event for Holocaust Memorial Day in Westminster. Rt Hon Ed Miliband MP, Leader of the Opposition, spoke about his parents'...