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Visit of Education Working Group of the Task Force for International Cooperation on Holocaust Education, Remembrance and Research

Members of the Education Working Group of the Task Force for International Cooperation on Holocaust Education, Remembrance and Research receive a guided tour of the new visitor's center at Yad Vashem, scheduled to be completed in April 2002. Nine out of the ten Task Force member countries attended the proceedings, September 11-13, 2001 Members of the Education Working Group of the Task Force for International Cooperation on Holocaust Education, Remembrance and Research receive a guided tour of the new visitor's center at Yad Vashem, scheduled to be completed in April 2002. Nine out of the ten Task Force member countries attended the proceedings, September 11-13, 2001
Members of the Education Working Group of the Task Force for International Cooperation on Holocaust Education, Remembrance and Research look at a model of the new Yad Vashem museum complex currently under construction. From Left to Right: Stephen Feinberg, USA; Wolf Kaiser, Germany; Robert Sigel, Germany; Paul Salmons, UK; Christer Mattson, Sweden; William Shulman, USA Members of the Education Working Group of the Task Force for International Cooperation on Holocaust Education, Remembrance and Research look at a model of the new Yad Vashem museum complex currently under construction. From Left to Right: Stephen Feinberg, USA; Wolf Kaiser, Germany; Robert Sigel, Germany; Paul Salmons, UK; Christer Mattson, Sweden; William Shulman, USA

On September 11-13, 2001, the Education Working Group meeting of the Task Force for International Cooperation on Holocaust Education, Remembrance and Research took place at the International School for Holocaust Studies at Yad Vashem. Representatives from Austria, Germany, Italy, Israel, the Netherlands, Poland, Sweden, UK and the US attended the proceedings which were closed to the public. In addition to participating in the working group meetings, Task Force members received a "behind the scenes" visit to the Yad Vashem Archives with Dr. Yaacov Lozowick as well as a guided tour of the construction site of the new visitor's center, scheduled to open in the spring of 2002.