International Day Against Fascism and Antisemitism

The focus of the campaign around the 9 November is to join forces and build a strong movement capable of fighting fascism in all its forms. Antifascist, antiracist, Jewish and Roma organisations both inside and outside the UNITED network commemorate the “Kristallnacht”, which took place on 9 November 1938. This partly state-organised pogrom against German… Read more »

Fight against Antisemitism

The aim of this meeting is to assist Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights Nils Muižnieks in identifying areas of work and activities in the field of the fight against antisemitism on which he could concentrate in the near future. The three sessions focuses on 1) the added value of the Commissioner’s work in… Read more »

Overcoming Antisemitism and Overcoming Islamophobia.

After the attacks in France and Belgium in 2015, CEJI, in partnership with ARES, offers training to fight against anti-Semitism and Islamophobia in the context of misunderstandings leading to fillings and serious abuses that we have now. An educational and constructive response is essential and urgent in order to promote respect, tolerance and mutual deconstruction… Read more »

International Day Against Fascism and Antisemitism

The focus of the campaign around the 9 November is to join forces and build a strong movement capable of fighting fascism in all its forms. Antifascist, antiracist, Jewish and Roma organisations both inside and outside the UNITED network commemorate the Kristallnacht”, which took place on 9 November 1938. This partly state-organised pogrom against German… Read more »

Prejudice, Genocide, Remembrance

The Summer School combines substantive education with skills training. It employs a multidisciplinary approach that complements Holocaust education with human rights training. In its methodology it combines collective memory workshops with the discussion of relevant cases of human rights violations and the teaching of skills to prevent and counter these violations. The principle goal of… Read more »

International Conference – The Holocaust in Southeastern Europe

The Elie Wiesel National Institute for the Study of the Holocaust in Romania and the Mandel Center are co-organizing an interdisciplinary conference on the Holocaust in Southeastern Europe. This two-day conference will bring together scholars from all disciplines working on the Holocaust in the Southeastern tier of Europe to share their research with each other… Read more »

Interculturalism in Historical Education

Target group: researchers, practitioners, museum professionals, NGOs, educatorsIn the frame of: The Jewish Cultural Heritage” project supported by EEA Grants from Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway We will address the question of how to use knowledge and reflection about the past to build attitudes of openness in today’s globalising world and harness the potential of diversity… Read more »

Confronting Antisemitism and Islamophobia

Target group: teachersParticipation fee: 750 Euro At a time when we are seeing violent incidents of anti-semitic and islamophobic nature all over Europe, CEJI offers a training course to educators and teachers being confronted with these events and eager to develop effective working tools, and to participate in the new training module.

Commemoration of the February Strike of 1941

The Februaristaking (February strike) is a general strike that started on February 25, 1941, in Amsterdam. It was directed aginst anti-Jewish measures, taken by the German occupiers of the Netherlands.The direct cause were pogroms held in the Jewish neighbourhood in Amsterdam. The strike was struck down the next day already, and did not prevent the… Read more »