Agreement of cooperation between JHI and Memorial de la Shoah

Written by: Jewish Historical Institute
On 18 January 2019, an agreement of cooperation with the Memorial de la Shoah was signed at the Emanuel Ringelblum Jewish Historical Institute.

The agreement was signed in presence of Ms.Paulina Florjanowicz, Dorector of the Cultural Heritage Department at the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage, Mr Jacek Chodorowicz, Representative of the Minister of Foreign Affairs for Contact with the Jewish Diaspora, Mr Pierre Levi, Ambassador of France, Piotr Wiślicki - Director of the Jewish Historical Institute Association in Poland, and representatives of Memorial de la Shoah, including director Jacques Fredji.

Heads of both institutions, Jacques Fredji and prof. Paweł Śpiewak, have emphasised the importance of cooperation in the area of exchange of experiences, sharing archive resources and education. Both have also stressed that the cooperation is especially important in the face of new challenges posed by the reality of increasing anti-Semitic attitudes throughout Europe.

We would like to thank all the guests present at today’s event!

Jewish Historical Institute