Education for Remembrance: Bringing Commemorations into our local communities

The training – “Education for Remembrance. Brining commemorations into our local communities” gathers 30-35 representatives of partner organizations and young Roma activists in order to create tools and approaches for meaningful local commemorations and remembrance activities through non-formal education about the Roma Genocide. The meeting creates a platform of exchange and learning for youth initiatives […]

Tweets about 2 August 2017 – Roma Holocaust Memorial Day

2 August 2017 marked the 73rd anniversary of the “liquidation” of the “Zigeunerlager” in Auschwitz-Birkenau and was commemorated as the European Roma Holocaust Memorial Day. This story of tweets shows the commemoration ceremony on 2 August 2017 in Auschwitz-Birkenau, as well as political statements of the European Commission, Council of Europe and many other stakeholders. […]

Open Call for Facilitators: Dikh he na Bister – Roma Genocide Remembrance Initiative 2017

This open call invites young, experienced Roma and non-Roma trainers to become facilitators in the Roma Genocide Remembrance Initiative in 2017 in order to lead an educational process of an international group of young people through a 5-day learning process about the Holocaust and about antigypsyism and human rights today. The educational process builds on […]

IHRA: annotated bibliography on the genocide of the Roma

This annotated bibliography of the genocide of the Roma was one of two short-term research projects commissioned in 2014 by the IHRA Committee on the Genocide of the Roma. The committee felt that essential information was not readily available, either concerning research into the genocide of the Roma or what other international organisations are doing […]

Documentary Film: Dikh he na bister 2014

Since 2010 ternYpe organizes the “Roma Genocide Remembrance Initiative”. This Initiative has been realized thanks to great dedication and determination of over 70 Roma and non-Roma youth organizations that participated in the event. Our great appreciation goes to all the 8 Romani survivors who spent 5 active days with over 1000 people from 25 countries. […]

Teaching about and Commemorating the Roma and Sinti Genocide: Practices within the OSCE Area

A new publication taking stock of official practices in OSCE participating States to remember and educate about the Roma and Sinti genocide was presented by the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) on 4 November 2015 in Debrecen, Hungary, at the plenary meeting of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA). Participants learnt […]

Training-Course about Education on the Roma Holocaust, Resistance and Remembrance

The training-course aims to build the capacity of Roma and non-Roma educators and youth leaders, as well as their youth organizations in their work on remembrance, Holocaust and human rights education in order to challenge stereotypes, anti-Gypsyism and racism. The project gives special attention to the theme of Romani Resistance during World War II, as […]