We are pleased to once again be working with Picturehouse Cinemas to put on a series of film screenings and survivor talks around the UK in January. Each event features a screening of Sarah's Key, followed by a talk from a survivor of the Holocaust...
Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD) activities offer an opportunity for everyone to learn more about the Holocaust and genocide, and think about meaningful ways to create a better society today, free from hate.We know that time and budgets can be limited...
The Kindertransport ran between November 1938 and September 1939. Approximately 10,000 children travelled from their homes and families in Germany, Austria and Czechoslovakia to Great Britain. Many of them never saw their families again.In 1939, Sir...
Jessica Benham (Outreach Officer) from the HMDT staff team recently took part in Project on Peacebuilding: Democracy & Post-Conflict Politics in Bosnia. The project was run by Most Mira, a charity set up to build a better, more peaceful future...
The International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia has found former Bosnian Serb general Ratko Mladić guilty of genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes. His crimes include responsibility for the deliberate removal of populations...
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...