The International Holocaust Memorial Day ceremony is organized jointly by the United Nations Department of Global Communications and UNESCO, in partnership with the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance. The event will include remarks by the United Nations Secretary-General, the Director General of UNESCO, the Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany and statements by high-level guests, a Holocaust survivor testimony and the memorial prayers. A detailed program will be provided closer to the date. T
he online commemoration ceremony will be followed by a panel discussion on Holocaust denial and distortion, featuring contributions by diverse experts in the field. The panel discussion is also organized jointly with the UN, UNESCO, and the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance.
Wednesday, 27 January 2021
United Nations Holocaust Memorial Ceremony
Time: 5.00 pm - 6.00 pm CET
Online Panel Discussion “Holocaust Denial and Distortion”
Time: 6.00 pm - 7.00 pm CET