Since 2015, we offer training seminars for teachers and multipliers of formal and non-formal education in Ukraine and Moldova. We also aim to involve young people by offering a video-competition that motivates them to explore the history of their country. A project sponsored by the German Foreign Office. Click here to read more.
The Centropa Jewish Network (CJN) is one of the few associations of Jewish schools educators in Europe. The goal of the CJN is to connect Jewish students across cultures, to provide professional development opportunities to educators in Jewish schools, and to create a support system for quality education in European Jewish schools. CJN teachers create opportunities for their students to learn from and work with Jewish school students in the US and Israel through cross-cultural projects they design around Jewish life and culture.
The imperial Habsburg capital was the vibrant hub of a vast, multi-national Empire that stretched across Europe and encompassed a colorful and sometimes contentious mix of peoples, languages, religions and local cultures. Jews lived here for centuries.
...so food lovers who fear that Ashkenazi cuisine will succumb to kitsch or finish in a fusion of pancetta-wrapped matzoh balls can take heart in The Gefilte Manifesto that Liz and Jeffrey issued:: “…taking food traditions seriously and reclaiming the glory of Ashkenazi f
The fifteen synagogues Daniel Gruenfeld documented for us are all located in the verdant hills of northeastern Romania, specifically in the Bukovina and Moldovan regions.
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Remembering the Night of Broken Glass - 9 November, 1938
Identify a community problem — Research how to address it.
Educate others about the problem and how to help.
Follow Milton Wolf: make things happen for those who need it most.
The Bosnian-Serb siege of Sarajevo, from spring 1992 until late 1995, was the longest in modern history. With electricity, water and food supplies cut off and only sporadically supplied, with 11,541 citizens shot by snipers or killed by mortars, Sarajevans had to depend on each other.
So That Memory Doesn’t Die. One woman’s journey—from a spoiled childhood in pre-war Poland, to the hell of Auschwitz, and back again to rebuild her life. Take a walk through history, and Krakow, with Teofila Silberring.