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UNESCO Commemoration Ceremony: Remembering the Holocaust

Event details
Calendar   Commemorations
Location Facebook & YouTube
Date Thu, Jan 27, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Duration   1h

This year, UNESCO’s official commemoration ceremony will take place online, due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The ceremony will include high-level remarks by the UN Secretary-General António Guterres, UNESCO Director-General Audrey Azoulay, H.E. Mr Olaf Scholz, Federal Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany, and H.E. Mr. Isaac Herzog, President of the State of Israel.

With the participation of violinist Renaud Capuçon, UNESCO Artist for Peace performing from UNESCO Headquarters, and cantor and mezzo-soprano Sofia Falkovitch performing from the Mémorial de la Shoah.

Watch the event live on YouTube.

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