- Event Time 12:00 am-12:00 am
- Event Start Date 01/15/2018
From January 15 to January 19, Yahad – In Unum researchers will be conducting a 9-hour “Holocaust By Bullets Training Program” designed for guides and educators at the Auschwitz museum in Poland. This is the first time that this unique and important educational opportunity will be offered in Poland. After the opening lecture of Father Desbois, Patrice Bensimon, YIU Research Director and Michał Chojak, YIU Deputy Research Director, who have interviewed thousands of eyewitnesses of the Holocaust by Bullets, will provide an enhanced program about the mass killings of Jews perpetrated by Nazis mobile units in Former Soviet Union after the launch of Operation Barbarossa. 130 guides are expected to take part in Level I of the training. Level II and Level III will be organized in 2019 and 2020 in order to offer the chance for each guide to deepen their knowledge.
The week-long program will instruct over the guides and staff members on the hidden history of the holocaust that was only recently uncovered through the forensic research by Yahad-In Unum.