An interesting website about Child Survivors: www.jewishchildsurvivors.org
They write: This site is a tribute to those who lost their childhood in the Shoa and for whom their whole life was a struggle with the consequences of the survival. It is part of the exhibition shown in Berlin in Centrum Judaicum in August 2014, parallel to the 26th conference of the World […]
If you want to know more about possibilities of compensation, visit http://www.claimscon.org/
The Claims Conference negotiates for compensation payments and aid to victims of Nazi persecution and for the return of and restitution for Jewish-owned property. They administer individual compensation programs for Nazi victims. Read more on their website
EU-AS president Max Arpels Lezer, The Netherlands has been elected to executive Vice President of the World Federation JCSH&D.
Dr Jacques Barth, The Netherlands has been elected to member of the Executive Committee of the World Federation of JCSH&D.
Mel Boas took a lot of nice pictures of the Berlin Conference. They can be seen on
Report of the World Federation of Jewish Child Survivors of the Holocaust and Descendants
Berlin Hilton, 24-27 August, 2014
Written by Jacques Barth
“Here we are again!” This is the way Max Arpels Lezer opened the yearly congress of the World Federation of Jewish Child Survivors of the Holocaust and Descendants (WFJCSH&D) on August 24th, 2014, in Berlin, under its motto “Justice, […]
The World Federation of Jewish Child Survivors of the Holocaust and Descendants in cooperation with EU-AS and Generations of the Shoah International (GSI) hold a conference in Houston Texas, USA, on Friday October 9 – Monday October 12, 2015
For more information visit http://www.holocaustchild.org/
“You were just a child; you don’t even remember the suffering.”
As a child survivor of the Holocaust, Stefanie Seltzer is used to hearing this. Child survivors, she said, have long dealt with this added stigma and have special issues and needs, which is why she created the World Federation of Jewish Child Survivors of the Holocaust (WFJCSH) more than […]
On April 29, the day before Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands’ Official Birthday, Max Arpels Lezer, president of the EUAS, was amongst the 62 people presented with the documents and insignia of a knighthood by the Acting Mayor of Amsterdam.
Max was born in Assen (Holland) in 1936. He spent most of World War II in the province of Friesland, living […]