Job opportunities in the European Shoah Legacy Institute

European Shoah Legacy Institute (ESLI), a publicly founded organization, is seeking an energetic and experienced challenge appreciating people to join its team.  ESLI was created in 2009 to advocate and facilitate implementation of pledges o
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New Leadership of the European Shoah Legacy Institute

On February 7, 2014, the European Shoah Legacy Institute (ESLI) - an implementing institution for the Terezin Declaration, endorsed by 47 countries in 2009 - has appointed a new Executive Director, Ms. Halyna Senyk.
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Final Report on the PRTP

The third workshop of the Provenance Research Training Program was held December 1-6, 2013 in Vilnius, Lithuania in conjunction with the Lithuanian Presidency of the Council of the European Union of 2013. In cooperation with the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Lithuania and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Lithuania, the workshop was hosted by the Vilna Gaon State Jewish Museum.
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Amsterdam fined Holocaust victims for unpaid taxes while they were in camps

April 16, 2014 (timesofisrael.com, by JTA) -- City collected more $10 million from survivors after the war for unpaid ground lease fees, researchers say.
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Vienna orchestra to return Nazi-looted painting

April 12, 2014 (ynetnews.com, by Reuters) -- In effort to redress its Nazi-era wrongs, the Philharmonic will return piece to heirs of the owner, Marcel Koch.
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Jews laud Hague’s restitution letter

April 14, 2014 (jpost.com, by Sam Sokol) -- British foreign secretary joins chorus of politicians pressuring Poland over Jewish property seized during the Holocaust.
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Provenance Workshops in Seattle - Nazi-Era Provenance Workshop on May 18, 2014, Seattle, WA

This workshop will be held in conjunction with the Association of Academic Museums and Galleries and will be held as part of AAMG’s annual conference in Seattle on May 18, 2014.
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THE HOLOCAUST IN EASTERN EUROPE IN THE RECORDS OF THE INTERNATIONAL TRACING SERVICE DIGITAL ARCHIVE. Applications due February 28, 2014

The Museum’s Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies and The Wiener Library for the Study of the Holocaust & Genocide are pleased to invite applications for the International Research Workshop “The Holocaust in Eastern Europe in the Records of the International Tracing Service Digital Archive.”
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New Research on Roma and the Holocaust

January 5, 2014 - The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum’s Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies invites applications for a workshop, New Research on Roma and the Holocaust, scheduled for September 15–18, 2014. The program will consist of three days of consultation and discussion of participants’ research, followed by a day-long public symposium.
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Children and grandchildren of Holocaust survivors and other victims of Nazi persecution get involved!