Seminar in collaboration with the academic centre for oral history in Voronezh

The International Centre for Education about Auschwitz and the Holocaust has organised for the seventh time, in cooperation with the Academic Centre for Oral History in Voronezh, a seminar for teachers and educators from Russia entitled “Auschwitz - history and symbol” The project, which took place between 15 and 18 April 2019, involved 22 people from different Russian cities.

CALL FOR PARTICIPANTS | International Educational Conference “Auschwitz - Never again! – Really?” - 1-4 July 2019.

“Auschwitz - Never again! – Really?” - is the motto of the International Educational Conference, which will take place from 1-4 July 2019 at the Auschwitz Memorial. The topics of lectures and discussions will concern education in the context of preventing genocide and crimes against humanity. We began Call for Papers for the panel "History is repeating. From the past to the present. From the present to the past."

ICEAH seminar in Ukraine for Polish teachers and educators

"Studying the Holocaust for the development of an atmosphere of tolerance" is the title of a seminar addressed to Polish educators, held on 24-29 March 2019 in the Dniepr and Kiev. It was attended by 22 people, teachers and guide (educators) of the Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum.

International Summer Academy 2019 in English and German - Call for Participants

The International Center for Education about Auschwitz and the Holocaust is opening the application session to participate in the 7th edition of the International Summer Academy. This English-speaking program will take place from 20 to 27 July 2019 and the German-speaking from 17 to 23 August 2019 at the Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum. The seminar is addressed to teachers, educators, historians, employees of memorial sites, students and all those interested in the history of WWII and the Holocaust.

Educational challenges in authentic memorial sites

The results of the three-year project “The Future of Auschwitz and the Holocaust Education in Authentic Memorial Sites” implemented by the Auschwitz Museum and the Anne Frank House in Amsterdam were summarised during an international conference held at the Book Gallery in Oświęcim from 10-12 October.
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ICEAH Council

The ICEAH Council

The Council of the International Center for Education about Auschwitz and the Holocaust was established on March 8, 2016. The nominations to the international group of experts was presented at the first meeting of the new Council by Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Culture and National Heritage of Poland Prof. Piotr Gliński.

Members of the Council:

• Dr. Vojtěch Blodig, Deputy Director of the Terezín Memorial
• Dr. Wolf Kaiser, former Director of the Wannsee Conference in Berlin
• Prof. Danuta Konieczka-Śliwińska, Deputy Director of the History Teaching Institute of the Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań
• Prof. Marek Kucia of the Jagiellonian University in Cracow
• Olivier Lalieu from Memorial de la Shoah in Paris
• Dr. Piotr Paziński, writer, editor-in-Chief of the monthly "Midrash", 
• Karen Pollock, Director of the Holocaust Educational Trust
• Dr. Irina Shcherbakova of the Memorial Society in Moscow
• Jacek Stawiski, head of the editorial board of the World in the television channel TVN24 Biznes i Świat (Business and the World)
• Prof. Dariusz Stola, Director of the POLIN Museum and member of the International Auschwitz Council

First meeting of the ICEAH council on March 8, 2016. Photo: Marek Lach
First meeting of...
First meeting of the ICEAH council on March 8, 2016. Photo: Marek Lach
First meeting of...
First meeting of the ICEAH council on March 8, 2016. Photo: Marek Lach
First meeting of...