Remembering Hungary’s Jews on Yom Hashoah

May 2, 2019 by  
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The focus of Wellington’s Yom Hashoah observance on 1 May was the sad fate of Hungarian Jewry 75 years ago when hundreds of thousands were deported to their death in Auschwitz-Birkenau between May and July 1944. Read more

Holocaust Centre of New Zealand stands up to antisemitism

February 1, 2019 by  
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During this year’s commemoration of United Nations International Holocaust Remembrance Day on 27 January, there were calls worldwide, including New Zealand, for Holocaust remembrance to extend to concern for today’s Jewish communities.  Read more

Remembering Kristallnacht

October 7, 2017 by  
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Visitors to Wellington NZ around this coming 9 November can take in a Kristallnacht commemoration concert of special music related to that violent and tragic event. Read more