One-week seminar programme on Holocaust History

December 2nd -9th 2012
Education and Lessons, Yad Vashem in Jerusalem, Israel

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The United Nations Academic Impact Programme (AI) together with the State of Israel organised for scholars from across the globe a one-week seminar programme on Holocaust History, Education and Lessons, that was held at Yad Vashem in Jerusalem, Israel, December 2nd -9th 2012.
The participants who attend on seminar are academics or educators with a minimum of five years teaching experience in the areas of: education, history, Jewish studies, human rights or international law from institutions that are members of the United Nations Academic Impact. During the seminar, the Director of CHDR, PhD. Darko Gavrilovic presented the project about reconciliation program in the region of Ex Yugoslav countries.

The week-long seminar at the International School for Holocaust Studies, Yad Vashem included courses on:

* Holocaust History
* Holocaust Education
* The Eichmann Trial, and its relevance 50 years on
* Resources and tools for teaching about the Holocaust
* The implications of the Holocaust for the 21 century