The search for historical truth is the
main goal of the International Commission
established in 1998 by the President of the
Republic of Lithuania.

It provides answers to sensitive questions
and overcomes moral and psychological barriers
that still arise on the road to a democratic
and developed society.



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Events dedicated to mark the National Memorial Day for the Genocide Victims of the Lithuanian Jews
2014.09.25
On the 23rd of September the official commemorative event took place at the Paneriai Holocaust Memorial. Lithuania marks the National Memorial Day for the Genocide Victims of the Lithuanian Jews on 23 September, the day of liquidation of the Vilnius Ghetto in 1943.

Open call for schools to join the civic incentive “Memory Road” and mark the Memorial Day for the Genocide of the Lithuanian Jews.
2014.09.23
23rd of September the Memorial Day for the Genocide of the Lithuanian Jews is approaching. All schools, Tolerance Education Centres and other education institutions have been invited to join the civic incentive „Memory Road“.

A workshop for teachers on tolerance and intolerance was conducted before the Memorial Day for the Genocide of the Lithuanian Jews
2014.09.18
16 – 17 September a workshop for teachers “The concept of tolerance in our history and nowadays” took place in Vilnius. The seminar was attended by 28 teachers from all over Lithuania.

European Day of Jewish Culture marked in Kaunas district
2014.09.15
12 September Public Library of Kaunas District, located in Garliava, hosted an event marking the European Day of Jewish Culture.

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