Holocaust Memorial Day 29 January 2017

Holocaust Memorial Day honours the memory of all of the victims of the Holocaust. The inclusion of all the victim groups is integral to the commemoration, highlighting the consequences of intolerance.   The commemoration demonstrates the Irish Government’s commitment to the Declaration of Stockholm 2000 when the signatory countries undertook to commemorate the Holocaust and to teach about it every year.

Lynn Jackson HETI, Mary McAleese, Iar-Uachtaráin, Minister Paschal Donohoe, TD, Suzi Diamond, Holocaust survivor, Lord Mayor Brendan Carr

Eibhlin Byrne, HETI board member, Albert Sutton, WWII veteran, Suzi Diamond, Holocaust survivor

Steven Benedict, MC, students from Stratford College, Dublin, FCJ Bunclody, Co. Wexford, Largy College, Co Roscommon, St Louis High School, Dublin

 

 

 

 

The Hon Ms Justice Susan Denham, Chief Justice; Suzi Diamond

Mr Charles Flanagan, TD, Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade; Suzi Diamond; Mr Paschal Donohoe, TD, Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform; Lord Mayor of Dublin Brendan Carr