"The Holocaust was the culmination of two millennia of discrimination, attacks, expulsions and periodic mass killings of Jews. It should have ended antisemitism for good. But it did not.
Antisemitism unfortunately remains alive and well.[...]
As we remember those who died in the Holocaust and honour the survivors, our best tribute is the creation of a world of equality, justice and dignity for all."
UN Secretary- General António Guterres
Reforming the United Nations
UN Secretary-General António Guterres has made proposals to reform the United Nations since the beginning of his term in January 2017. To improve the delivery of our mandate, the United Nations is making sweeping changes in the following areas: development, management, peace and security. Find out more here...
Online screening of the movie "The Albanian Code" on 26 January 2021 to mark the International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust.
Register for the event by 24 January here.
Invitation: Virtual Commemorative Ceremony to mark the International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust - Wednesday, 27 January 2021, 12:00 noon, on UNIS Vienna’s Youtube Channel
On-site guided tours of the Vienna International Centre are temporarily suspended as a COVID-19 prevention measure.