International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust 2020 - Event at UNESCO Headquarters

On the occasion of International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust, UNESCO will organize a series of events to mark the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the Nazi German concentration and extermination camp Auschwitz-Birkenau.
Events will include an academic conference and a commemoration ceremony on 22 January 2020. Two exhibitions will be displayed at UNESCO Headquarters from 22-30 January 2020.


Details

Type of Event Special Event
Start 22.01.2020 15:15 local time
End 30.01.2020 18:00 local time
Date to be fixed 0
Focal point Fracapane, Karel
Organizer UNESCO
Contact Isabel Tamoj: i.tamoj@unesco.org
Country France
City Paris
Venue UNESCO Headquarters
Street 125 avenue Suffren
Room Room I, Room IV
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event English, French
Estimated number of participants 800
Official Website
Link 1 UNESCO programme on education about the Holocaust and genocide
Link 2 The United Nations and the Holocaust Outreach Programme
Link 3 World Jewish Congress #WeRemember Campaign
Link 4 Shoah Memorial

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