A News Update !! about the conference in 2017 in ISRAEL We like to inform you that our next conference will be held in Israel. The dates: 5 – 8 November 2017 Location: The DAN Hotel on Mount Scopus in Jerusalem Roomrate: $198.00 per night, with double occupancy $178.00 per night, with single occupancy [...]
Here you will find a few photos of the EU-AS conference 2016 in Zagreb.
Hereunder you will find the speech of Max Arpels Lezer during the EU-AS 2016 conference in Zagreb. The first signs that Jews were living in Europe are dating back to the 3rd century B.C.E. Judaism, originating from Alexandria was present throughout the Roman Empire. Large numbers of Jews were living on the Greek isles and [...]
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 [...]
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
Mel Boas took a lot of nice pictures of the Berlin Conference. They can be seen on http://www.boasphoto.nl/klanten/wfjcsh/ Photograhper Mel Boas
Dear Max, "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 [...]