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Holocaust-era Property Restitution

Holocaust-era Property Restitution

The AJR is pleased to pass on details of a campaign led by the World Jewish Restitution Organisation to raise awareness of the outstanding issue of Holocaust-era property restitution. …read more

GSI Newsletter

GSI Newsletter

Click here to read the latest Generations of the Shoah International (GSI) newsletter. …link

Conference in memory of Eleanor Rathbone

Conference in memory of Eleanor Rathbone

Welcome to Britain? Refugees, Then and Now, in memory of Eleanor Rathbone, 1872-1946, the ‘MP for Refugees.’

An all day conference to be held on World Refugee Day, Monday 20 June 2016 at King’s College, London. Strand Campus.
9.00 am– 5.00 pm …read more

Tony Grenville at the British Academy

Tony Grenville at the British Academy

Tony Grenville’s lecture at the British Academy on the occasion of the fiftieth anniversary of the Thank-Offering to Britain Fellowship, on 10 November 2015, was filmed and can now be seen on the Academy’s Youtube channel  (click here). The text of the lecture is available on the AJR’s website (click here) and on the British Academy’s website and click here to download an edited version of the lecture from the February 2016 issue (number 27) of the British Academy Review. …link

Holocaust Memorial Day 2016

Holocaust Memorial Day 2016

We were delighted to welcome the author and BBC Radio 4 presenter Edward Stourton as our guest speaker at our commemoration of Holocaust Memorial Day. …read more

AJR Journal celebrates 70th anniversary edition

AJR Journal celebrates 70th anniversary edition

It is with great pride that the Association of Jewish Refugees will be publishing the 70th anniversary edition of its monthly AJR Journal in January with a series of articles from its extensive archive. …read more

AJR Plaque to honour Leo Baeck

AJR Plaque to honour Leo Baeck

The Association of Jewish Refugees was delighted to unveil a special commemorative plaque in memory of Rabbi Dr Leo Baeck, the scholar, teacher and theologian who was a prominent leader of Progressive Judaism. …read more

Kindertransport and the Modern Refugees.

Kindertransport and the Modern Refugees.

An article on how the Kindertransport refugees are calling for the UK to offer humanitarian aid to the Syrian refugees.

Please click this link to read the article. …link

EU Agreement on General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) that includes a reference to the Holocaust.

EU Agreement on General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) that includes a reference to the Holocaust.

Following a campaign of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA), the AJR welcomes the European Union’s announcement that the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will include a specific reference to the Holocaust. …read more