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Old February 7th, 2011 #14
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Latvia - A seminar to be held on Holocaust education


From 5 to 14 February, a group of 20 Latvian educators will take part in a continued education seminar in Israel, held by the Yad Vashem International School for Holocaust Studies. This is the second seminar for a group of Latvian educators in Israel. The group includes teachers, university lecturers and museum staff implementing education programmes from all over Latvia. The seminar will take place in accordance with an agreement between the Ministry of Education and Science of Latvia and the International School for Holocaust Studies, and is supported by the air Baltic airline.

The seminar is important for educators engaged in Holocaust education and in countering anti-Semitism.