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International Conference “Holocaust: Remembrance and Prevention”

January 25-28, 2016
10th International conference of students and young researches as well as the 16th International conference of pupils “Holocaust: Remembrance and Prevention” was held in Moscow on the 25-28 of January. It was organized by the Russian Research and Educational “Holocaust” Center (RHC) and the Center of Studying and Teaching about the Holocaust and Genocides of Russian State University for the Humanities (RSUH) with the support of Moscow’s Government, the Russian Jewish Congress, Museum of the Holocaust and Jewish Heritage and the Institute “Just world”. During the three days more than 80 participants from different cities of Russia, Armenia, Belarus and Germany made reports and took part in memorial and official events. Sessions were held at different halls, including RSUH, Museum of the Holocaust and Jewish Heritage of the Memorial Synagogue at Poklonnaya Gora and for the first time at the State Duma of Russian Federation. The conference has become one of the key events of the “Week of Memory” dedicated to the 71th anniversary of the liberation of the concentration camp “Auschwitz-Birkenau” by the Red Army and International Holocaust Remembrance Day.


 
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