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Guardian of the Memory

A campaign to ensure that each Jewish victim of the Holocaust is remembered by one living person; each guardian receives the name and personal details of one victim, and lights a memorial candle in honour of that person each Yom Hashoah.

The Holocaust Centre -

Britain’s first dedicated Holocaust Memorial and Education Centre, located in the village of Laxton in North Nottinghamshire; provides a guide to their resources, visiting, and their education programmes, resources, and training for professionals. https://www.facebook.com/THCLaxton HolocaustCentUK

Holocaust Education Development Programme

An initiative in the Institute of Education (IOE) to create a centre of excellence to support teaching about the Holocaust; provides a guide to their professional development courses, teaching and learning resources, research, and a forum. ioe_holocaust

The Holocaust Educational Trust

Works in schools, universities and in the community to raise awareness and understanding of the Holocaust; features event listings and teacher resources.

Holocaust Memorial Day Trust

Commemorates the holocaust and other genocides and provides educational materials. Includes event listings and news.

The March of the Living -

Organises and supports participation from the UK Jewish community in an annual, international, commemorative and educational march from Auschwitz to Birkenau on Yom Hashoah, Holocaust Memorial Day. http://www.facebook.com/pages/March-of-the-Living-UK/114351551966547 UKMOTL. https://www.facebook.com/MarchoftheLivingUK/ UKMOTL

The Wiener Library for the Study of the Holocaust & Genocide

The world's oldest Holocaust memorial institution; includes a history, with a guide to their collections and access, research projects, and educational materials.

Yad Vashem – UK Foundation

A UK organisation formed to publicise and support the work of Yad Vashem, the Holocaust Martyrs’ and Heroes’ Remembrance Authority in Israel; provides a guide to their projects and events, and how to support their efforts. http://www.facebook.com/yadvashem yadvashem

Yom HaShoah UK

The Jewish community's day for internal reflection to remember and honour the victims of the Holocaust, and recognise the achievements of its survivors. Provides an events diary, resources to download, and contacts. http://www.facebook.com/yomhashoah yomhashoahuk

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