The constituent assembly of the project: “Memory Network”
On 6. May the online constituent assembly of the project “Memory Network” took place.
Since 2020 the project is growing, consistently adding new initiative groups, mentoring programs and experts. In total, more than a hundred people attended the meeting.
During 2 hours of dialogue, the organizers presented plans for 2021-2023, new aspects of activities and components of the educational program.
There are two big online schools planned for all participators in 2021: the preparation course for mentors and a general school on Holocaust history and Memory Politics. From September our initiative groups and their mentors from over 30 localities will discuss cultural and commemorative strategies of their citizens, in order to integrate the history of their Jewish compatriots, Holocaust history and memories.
Dear colleagues! The fresh issue of information-pedagogical bulletin of UCHS «Lessons of the Holocaust», № 3 (67), July-October, 2021 has been published.[More]
From October 28 to November 1 in 2021, the five-day seminar-school “Learning from the Past -Acting for the Future” took place in Pushcha-Vodytsia. Twenty-five educators from all around Ukraine participated in the program. The seminar-school aims to improve the level of learning about the history of the Holocaust and human rights in Ukraine. It provides an opportunity to combine Ukrainian and international experience in teaching these topics and the relevance of historical events in the present.[More]
On 30th September 2021, the first „stumbling stone” was installed on the sidewalk of Frolovska street, 3 in Kyiv. This first small memorial plaque made of brass honors Liudmyla Tkach who was lucky enough to survive the crimes of Babyn Yar as a five-year-old child.[More]
Memory of Babyn Yar and the Holocaust: Commemorating the 80th anniversary of the start of murders in Babyn Yar
As the first real-life conference after a long period of online events, on 23-24 September 2021 the seminary about the memory of Babyn Yar and the Holocaust took place in Taras Shevchenko University Kyiv.[More]
Dear colleagues! The fresh issue of information-pedagogical bulletin of UCHS «Lessons of the Holocaust», № 2 (66), April-June, 2021 has been published.[More]