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The International March of the Living is an annual educational program, bringing individuals from around the world to Poland and Israel to study the history of the Holocaust and to examine the roots of prejudice, intolerance and hatred.

Taking place annually on Yom Hashoah - Holocaust Remembrance Day - The March of the Living itself is a 3-kilometer walk from Auschwitz to Birkenau as a tribute to all victims of the Holocaust.

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Jerusalem Post Special Edition on the March of the Living 

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NEWS & UPDATES

  • #WeRemember

    Dear March of the Living Alumni and Friends, The World Jewish Congress (WJC) has launched its second annual #WeRemember campaign in commemoration of International Holocaust Remembrance Day. This year, March of the Living is supporting with WJC on this timely initiative. Through this initiative, WJC is reaching out to millions of people across the globe […]

  • ‘Holocaust survivor anthem’ to be performed at UN by 3 Israelis

    David D’or, Amir Benayoun and Miri Mesika will perform ‘The last survivor’ at UN on the anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz.  “I stand, the last one of them all, but all of them are still living in my soul.” These stirring words will be sung at the March of the Living’s International Holocaust Remembrance […]

  • Recorder of Righteous Conversations

    As Holocaust survivors age and die, how will younger generations continue their legacy? One 19-year-old, Tamar “Tammy” Shine, has invested her time in learning about and interacting with local survivors. A 2017 graduate and class valedictorian of Milken Community Schools, Shine is now a freshman at Wesleyan University in Connecticut. Over the past seven years, […]

  • RIVLIN TO LEAD 2018 MARCH OF THE LIVING

    Although he frequently makes the point that the founding of the State of Israel was not by way of compensation for the Holocaust, President Reuven Rivlin will have a more difficult time than usual in presenting this argument when he leads the 30th-anniversary March of the Living on April 12, 2018. The 3-km. march along […]

RESEARCH STUDY


March of the Living participation boosts Jewish, Zionist identity

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STATEMENT


March of the Living statement on The Singularity of Jewish Victimization During the Shoah

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159164_519955332_bigIn appreciation to the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany (Claims Conference) for supporting this educational visit. Through recovering the assets of the victims of the Holocaust, the Claims Conference enables organizations around the world to provide education about the Shoah and to preserve the memory of those who perished.

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Witness: Passing the Torch of Holocaust Memory to New Generations

by Eli Rubenstein and The March of the Living

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A special thanks to all our partners! Your support helps to make The March of the Living a success each year.