Our resources can help you learn more about the Holocaust and genocide and plan your own HMD activity. Explore life stories of survivors and those who were murdered, virtual activities, schools materials, films, images and more using the filters below.


Your voice is amazing

Your Voice is Amazing is the 90-second film created for Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD) 2012. The theme for HMD 2012 was Speak Up, Speak Out which asked you to take inspiration from the past and pledge to speak out against persecution, hated and discrimination.

Darfur - a song sheet Creative activities

Darfur - a song sheet

Learn Darfur’s Peace – a peace song written by Sudanese activist Omer Ihsas, with this song sheet for Holocaust Memorial Day. Includes information about the Genocide in Darfur. This is part of a series which provides lyrics and music for songs created during, or in response to, a genocide.

Darfur by Brian Steidle Images

Darfur by Brian Steidle

Brian Steidle attempted to bring the genocide to the world’s attention after serving as a Captain in the American Marines in Darfur. Brian has kindly provided us with photographs he took in Darfur for you to use at Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD) activities.

Recipe from Darfur Recipe card

Recipe from Darfur

HMDT has produced recipe cards sharing dishes important to communities targeted during genocide. Also providing background information, they are an engaging way of learning about cultures and celebrating the lives of people who were murdered during genocide.