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HMDT Blog: Staff visit to Poland - loss of Jewish life and culture

HMDT Blog: Staff visit to Poland - loss of Jewish life and culture

In April 2016, a group of staff members from HMDT went on a learning trip to Poland. Over three days, they visited Kraków and the site of the Kraków Ghetto, Oświęcim and Auschwitz I and Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camps. This is the first of three blogs written by staff about their experiences on the trip.

HMDT's response to the Radovan Karadžić trial verdict

HMDT's response to the Radovan Karadžić trial verdict

The International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia has found former Bosnian-Serb President Radovan Karadžić guilty of crimes including responsibility for the deliberate removal of populations, the siege of Sarajevo, hostage-taking of UN peacekeepers, and the Genocide in Srebrenica.

A record 5,590 activities for HMD 2016

Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD) 2016 saw people all across the UK come together at thousands of diverse activities, remembering all those affected by the Holocaust and subsequent genocides.