Boyd Klap honoured for maintaining the memory of Anne Frank

August 6, 2021 by  
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Over a decade of activities promoting the memory and messages of Anne Frank’s short life was recognized last week with a special presentation to 94-year-old Dutch-born Boyd (Boudewijn) Klap. Read more

Holocaust Centre of New Zealand’s founding director named as a finalist in the Women of Influence Awards

September 1, 2019 by  
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Holocaust survivor, former refugee, business-woman and community volunteer, Inge Woolf has been named a finalist in the prestigious New Zealand Women of Influence of Awards in the Community Hero category. Read more

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