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Abandoned synagogues get new life in Greece

The Jewish heritage sites in Greece once abandoned or demolished or serving other uses, are now slated for reconstruction and reuse as synagogues, nearly 80 years after the Holocaust.

Holocaust Memorial Day 2022 in the Greek cities of Arta and Kastoria

On  March 26 & 27, 2022 the Municipalities of Arta and Kastoria...

March of Remembrance in Thessaloniki

On Sunday 20 March 2022, the March of Remembrance "Never again, Thessaloniki - Auschwitz - 79 years since the departure of the first train" will take place.

Letter of solidarity from the Jewish community of Greece to the Jewish community of Ukraine

The Central Board of Jewish Communities in Greece addressed a letter to the Jewish community of Ukraine expressing the solidarity of Greek Jewry to the Jews of Ukraine.

Holocaust memorial unveiled in Xanthi

A new Holocaust memorial was unveiled in Xanthi in Thrace, paying tribute to the 526 Jews from the city who were exterminated.

Hellenic Parliament illuminated for #WeRemember campaign

On the 27th of January 2022, the Hellenic Parliament took part in the international #WeRemember campaign to illuminate the facade of the Parliament’s with a message for International Holocaust Remembrance Day.

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