Project "Holocaust and tolerance education in Ukraine"
It is the fourth year that this project has been running in Ukraine owing to the support of the Netherlands Kingdom and "Anna Frank House" museum. It is a great honour for Ukrainian Centre for Holocaust Studies to take part in this project alongside with other academic and educational NGOs. As it is known, one of the complement parts of the project is travelling exhibitions. On January 23rd, 2006 in Zhytomir the exhibition "Anna Frank: a History for Today" was opened for public; and the beginning of February 2006 will give a possibility to visit "Sources of Tolerance" exhibition to the dwellers of Gadyach. As in other cities, youngsters -students of 9-11 grades - make guides for the both exhibitions mentioned under the controlling and helping hand of Yulia Smelyanskaya.
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]