JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen Jewish Heritage Europe Article -List of Jewish Cemeteries in Hungary; Chairmanship of IHRA #general


Jan Meisels Allen
 

In an article posted in Jewish Heritage Europe about Hungarian Prime Minister
Orban launching a program to restore abandoned cemeteries in Hungary, they also
posted about a list of Jewish Cemeteries in Hungary--many of which are abandoned
and neglected. There are more than 1,200 Jewish Cemeteries in Hungary.
See: http://tinyurl.com/pmpldok
Original url:
https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1P9ZuH7NFhQe5btgrATdpPu3WfLheulbIKCWOSwHRSMM/edit#gid=1851819876

Earlier this month Hungary assumed the Chairmanship of the International Holocaust
Remembrance Alliance. The new chairman is Szabolcs Takacs, State Secretary in
the Prime Minister's Office of Hungary. To read more about the
handover of the chairmanship see:
https://www.holocaustremembrance.com/media-room/stories/ihra-handover

The original article by Jewish Heritage Europe may be read at:
http://tinyurl.com/puo8bxk
Original url:
http://www.jewish-heritage-europe.eu/2015/03/23/in-wake-of-vandalization-hungarian-govt-announces-funding-to-care-for-jewish-cemeteries/%E2%80%9D

Jan Meisels Allen
Chairperson, IAJGS Public Records Access Monitoring Committee

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