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Recipes Remembered

Recipes Remembered

We are delighted to announce the publication of Recipes Remembered, a collection of dishes and stories compiled from the refugees from Central Europe who fled Nazi oppression and who rebuilt their lives in Britain. …read more

Claims Conference programmes expanded

Claims Conference programmes expanded

At the latest round of negotaitons with the German government, the Claims Conference secured significant improvements for applicants to the Article II and Hardship Funds. …read more

AJR on Facebook

AJR on Facebook

It gives us great pleasure to invite you – and your friends, family and colleagues – to view the AJR’s Facebook page where we will post details of our events and photos as well as articles of interest. …read more

Austrian residency letter

In the February edition of the AJR Journal we published a notice about a letter sent to some AJR members who receive an Austrian state pension. …read more

Hashava

Israel property list

A list of approximately 7,000 names of owners of bank accounts and other properties in Israel that were not claimed after World War II have been listed on the website of Hashava, the Company for Location and Restitution of Holocaust Victims' Assets Ltd. Hashava was established in Israel in 2006 by the Holocaust Victims Assets Law. …read more

Compensation programmes improved

Compensation programmes improved

Following negotiations with the German government, the Claims Conference announced a series of improvements in compensation programmes that they administer. These changes affect applicants to the Article II and the Hardship Funds. …read more

ITS records launched in the UK

ITS records launched in the UK

At an historic event at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office on 14 December, AJR member Eugene Black spoke about his reaction to receiving records from the International Tracing Service in Bad Arolsen and about the persecution he endured at the hands of the Nazis in several concentration camps. The records documented his journey from deportation in Hungary through several concentration camps until liberation at Bergen Belsen. …read more

Company for Location & Restitution of Holocaust Victims Assets (Israel)

Company for Location & Restitution of Holocaust Victims Assets (Israel)

A list of approximately 7,000 names of owners of bank accounts and other properties in Israel that were not claimed after World War II have been listed on the website of Hashava, the Company for Location and Restitution of Holocaust Victims' Assets Ltd. Hashava was established in Israel in 2006 by the Holocaust Victims Assets Law. …read more

Happy Passover

Happy Passover

The AJR Trustees, Management Committee and staff wish our members a very Happy Passover …link