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2009 Holocaust Remembrance

Press Releases

At Holocaust Remembrance Ceremony, Secretary-General Says World Must Reaffirm Faith in Human Dignity, ‘Our Moral Strength – Even Amid History’s Darkest Chapters’ - 26 January  2009

United Nations to Observe Holocaust Remembrance Day 27 January; Events Include Memorial Ceremony, Exhibits, Film Screening - 26 January  2009

Secretary-General, in Message on Day, Says ‘Let Us Remember’ Holocaust Victims by Reaffirming Faith in Dignity, Equal Rights of All Members of Human Family - 14 January  2009

United Nations Department of Public Information Launches ‘Footprints for Hope’ Project to Encourage Education About Holocaust Worldwide - 26 January  2009

Statement by High Commissioner for Human Rights on the International Day in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust - 26 January 2009

News Stories

Ban calls on world to fight Holocaust denial, anti-Semitism and bigotry 27 January 2009

Memory of Holocaust must spur action to combat genocide, stresses UN rights chief - 26 January 2009

Holocaust has vital lessons for today, says Ban - 24 January 2009

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