This project, part of the larger international March of the Living, serves as an unforgettable experience of education and discovery for high school and university students. Two events have been carried out within this project:Event 1Participation: The event involved 200 citizens, including 127 participants from the Czech Republic, 71 participants from Germany and 2 participants from Austria. Location / Dates: The event took place in Prague, the Czech Republic, from 26/04/2014 to 27/04/2014 Short description: The aim of the event was to meet a Holocaust survivor, visit the Jewish Museum and participate in a public event to commemorate the Holocaust and stand against anti-Semitism.Event 2Participation: The event involved 205 citizens, including 93 participants from the Czech Republic, 82 participants from Slovakia and 30 participants from Germany. Location / Dates: The event took place in Oswiecim, Poland on 28/04/2014 and in Trinec, the Czech Republic, on 29/04/2014. Short description: The aim of the event was to participate in the international March of the Living from Auschwitz to Birkenau and to have a joint workshop to exchange experience. They will have the opportunity to see first-hand the scope of the Nazi evil through a visit to the Holocaust site where the infamous horrors took place. Debating with survivors and among themselves, they will think about the dangers of hatred and intolerance and be inspired to promote better relations among people of diverse cultures.
Join the thousands participating in the 3 km march from Auschwitz to Birkenau on the Holocaust Memorial Day, 28 April 2014