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International Academy on Remembrance and Human Rights

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The 2nd International Academy on Remembrance and Human Rights organized by Foundation ”Remembrance, Responsibility and Future” will take place in Berlin from March 14-19, 2010.

The International Academy is a unique learning opportunity for people working in the fields of human rights education, historical education and remembrance. The goal of the academy is to demonstrate possibilities for the connection of historical education with human rights education, convey fundamental knowledge and skills in the field of national and international human rights protection and to encourage the development of corresponding project ideas and educational offerings.

Main topics include: development, importance and foundations of human rights, human rights enforcement system from a current and historical perspective, the meaning of human rights in the midst of social upheavals in Eastern Europe, perspectives on human rights at historical locations in Berlin.

The academy is primarily targeted at project managers and educators in the named fields from Poland, Czech Republic, Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, Israel and Germany. The total number of participants is limited to 20. The Academy will be conducted in English.
Registration Deadline is January 20, 2010.

A cost of participation 250 Euro covers also room and board.
For international participants it is possible to waive the program fee, as well as to grant a travel allowance.

More information as well as provisional programme, flyer and registaration form are available at

Information and Registration:
Foundation ”Remembrance, Responsibility and Future” International Academy on Remembrance and Human Rights Imke Leicht Lindenstraße 20 - 25 10969 Berlin
Tel.: +49 (0) 30/ 25 92 97-0
Fax: +49 (0) 30/ 25 92 97-11