Event Type: Observances
Event Name: International Day of Commemoration in memory of the victims of the Holocaust
Event Description: The theme for next year’s commemoration will be “Rescue during the Holocaust: the Courage to Care.” It aims to recognise individuals who risked their lives to save Jews and other victims of Nazi persecution during the Second World War.
UN Sponsor: Department of Public Information (DPI)
Activities: In New York, the memorial ceremony will be held from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on 25 January 2013 in the General Assembly Hall and will be webcast live for UNICs.
Event URL: http://www.un.org/en/holocaustremembrance/2013/calendar2013.html
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