Holocaust Memorial Day Development Manager, Dr Rachel Century, launched her first book, Female Administrators of the Third Reich, at the Wiener Library in partnership with HMDT on 31 October 2017.Rachel’s book compares female administrators who...
Survivor of the Holocaust Dr Martin Stern, has travelled to Derry/Londonderry, Northern Ireland and has spoken to local school students and community groups in preparation for Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD) 2018.Martin shared his experiences of...
Today (24 October), the UK Holocaust Memorial Foundation has announced Adjaye Associates (UK) and Ron Arad Architects as the chosen designers for a new UK Holocaust Memorial. The winning design was chosen by a panel which included Ben Helfgott...
Today we are pleased to release a range of resources to help people of all ages and from all walks of life get involved with Holocaust Memorial Day 2018, when we will be exploring the theme The power of words. Holocaust and genocide survivors,...
We are pleased to announce that Sir Leigh Lewis, Tulip Siddiq MP and Ruth Herzberg-Wellin have been appointed to the Holocaust Memorial Day Trust (HMDT) Board of Trustees.As members of the board, they will work to provide strong governance and...
Jackie Walker, a former Momentum activist has reportedly questioned the aims and reach of Holocaust Memorial Day in her show at the Edinburgh Fringe festival. This follows similar comments she made in September 2016.Holocaust Memorial Day is a time...
This article was written for HMDT by Sarah Matthias, the author of 'A Berlin Love Song'.This article about the inspiration for my new novel A Berlin Love Song is in memory of the 2,897 Roma men, women and children who were murdered by the Nazis on...
We are deeply saddened to hear about the death of our friend, Avram Schaufeld.Avram was born on 30 April 1926 in Chorzow, Poland. During the Holocaust, he was imprisoned in several concentration camps as a teenager including Buchenwald, Langenstein-...
Every year, Her Majesty The Queen holds garden parties in the grounds of Buckingham Palace. Those attending are invited in recognition of their community or public service. In 2017, thirteen survivors of the Holocaust and genocide were invited to...
Our Chief Executive, Olivia Marks-Woldman, is currently in Geneva for a plenary session of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) – the international organisation which brings 31 countries together to promote Holocaust education,...