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10,000 activities marked HMD 2019

10,000 activities marked HMD 2019

We are delighted to announce that more than 10,000 activities took place across the UK to mark Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD) 2019, with 46% more individual organisations marking HMD compared to January 2018.

HMD 2019 IN NORTHERN IRELAND

HMD 2019 IN NORTHERN IRELAND

Holocaust Memorial Day Trust was pleased to partner with The Executive Office, Northern Ireland, who hosted a regional Ceremony on Thursday 24 January to mark Holocaust Memorial Day 2019.

UK COMMEMORATIVE CEREMONY FOR HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL DAY 2019

UK COMMEMORATIVE CEREMONY FOR HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL DAY 2019

The UK Ceremony for Holocaust Memorial Day 2019 brought together the UK’s faith, political and civic leadership, alongside survivors of the Holocaust, Nazi Persecution and more recent genocides in Cambodia, Rwanda, Bosnia and Darfur.

We release research to mark Holocaust Memorial Day 2019

We release research to mark Holocaust Memorial Day 2019

Five per cent of UK adults don’t believe the Holocaust – the intentional murder of six million Jews by the Nazis and their collaborators – really happened and one in 12 (8%) say the scale of the Holocaust has been exaggerated, according to research released on Holocaust Memorial Day (Sunday 27 January 2019).