Internationally renowned sculptor Sir Anish Kapoor has been revealed as the artist behind the candle design for our 70 candles for 70 years project in an exclusive Sunday Times...
We are excited to announce the Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD) activities that will hosting one of 70 specially designed candles commissioned to mark the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau. From Stornoway to Southend-on-Sea,...
We enter the second stage of our study to measure the impact of Holocaust Memorial Day.Last year we launched the first stage of our study to measure the effect that Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD) has on the knowledge, attitudes and behaviour of those...
Get involved in challenges, become a Memory Maker For Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD) 2015, we are asking HMD Youth Champions to take part in exciting challenges to Keep the memory alive.The HMD Youth Champions programme empowers young people aged...
Andrew Johnston is a post-viva PhD candidate at the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London (SOAS), his thesis is entitled, The Politics of Killing: A comparative study of Political Genocide in Democratic Kampuchea. ...
Today Stephen Fry joins a diverse group of British artists and Holocaust and genocide survivors in launching a major new arts project in which survivors’ stories will be interpreted and explored through writing, poetry, film, ceramics, illustration...
This week is Trustees’ Week, an opportunity to highlight the great work that Trustees do in volunteering their time to achieve the greatest possible impact. To highlight the exceptional work done by the Holocaust Memorial Day Trust (HMDT) trustees,...
Our UK Event Producer Rebecca has put together ten top tips for HMD activity organisers to help you make the most out of your HMD activities.1.  Stay on messageFirst and foremost, be clear about the message you want to convey at your event or...
On 3 November we held our 2014 Public Conversation, questioning the place of perpetrators in Holocaust and genocide commemoration and education. A difficult and yet intriguing topic, the conversation allowed us to consider our intuitive emotional as...
The Holocaust Memorial Day Trust and Facing History and Ourselves are working together to deliver a free workshop tailored to teachers and trainee teachers on Wednesday 19 November 2014 from 5pm to 7.30pm at the Jewish Museum in London.The workshop...