The Pedagogical and Programme Department of the IYMC proves the claim that learning is never complete. During a two-day external study trip to Łódź the educators explored its history starting from the prewar industrial period throughout the time of the Nazi occupation, visited the area of the former Litzmannstadt Ghetto and the Radegast train station as well as got acquainted with the work of the Marek Edelman Dialogue Center.More
On the 19th of April 2016 volunteers from the International Youth Meeting Centre in Oświęcim played an active role in the initiative for civic education „Daffodils” initiated by the Museum of the History of Polish Jews (POLIN) to commemorate the 73rd anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising.More
Every year many young people from Belgium visit the International Youth Meeting Centre and the Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum in a trip organised by the Fondation Auschwitz (Brussels). In light of the terroristic attacks and the pain in Brussels, today our thoughts and empathy is with Henri Goldberg, Henri Kichka, Paul Sobol, Lydia Chagoll and everybody in Brussels and our friends from the Fondation Auschwitz from Belgium.
What is the real situation of refugees in Europe and Germany now? How does a refugee living accommodation look like? How are asylum cases decided in court? The German, Polish and Ukrainian participants of the second part of the student project “Learning from History: Migration and Asylum” have received answers to these and many other questions during their stay March, 2nd-6th, at the International Forum Burg Liebenzell, Germany.More