House Of Fates Project Helped By Intl Working Group

  • 1 Aug 2014 9:00 AM
House Of Fates Project Helped By Intl Working Group
An international working group of experts will help the implementation of the House of Fates Holocaust memorial and education centre project, representatives of organisations involved in the project have said.

They agreed at their meeting this week on an action plan worked out to promote the successful completion of the project in Budapest.

Participants in the meeting included Rabbi Andrew Baker, who joined the International Advisory Board of the project as Director of International Jewish Affairs of the American Jewish Committee, Hungarian historian and director of the Terror House Museum Maria Schmidt, András Heisler, Chairman of the Federation of Hungarian Jewish Communities Mazsihisz and Sir Andrew Burns, the Chair of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA).

International and Hungarian experts also attended the meeting.

They agreed on cooperation between the Budapest Páva Street Holocaust Museum and Documentation Centre and the House of Fates and steps will be taken to establish regular contact and exchange of views between the House of Fates project and Mazsihisz.


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