ESJF&KAS Event at Diplomatic Academy of Ukraine
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2015-2016
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Ceremony at Frampol school and Jewish cemetery
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Before World War II, more than seven million Jews lived in Central and Eastern Europe. Jews inhabited these towns and villages for centuries. Across the continent, Jewish burial sites provided direct physical evidence of this Jewish presence. Eighty years on, traces of many of these cemeteries have been lost, they lie overgrown and unprotected – the result of the annihilation of their communities in the Holocaust. Centuries of Jewish settlement in Central and Eastern Europe and critically, the historical witness and evidence of it, were driven from memory.

The ESJF project has begun the process of physically protecting Jewish burial sites in Europe, most particularly in places where Jewish communities were wiped out in the Holocaust. Moreover, it has identified resources, limitations, costs and general practical models in order to provide a prototype for a sustainable, practical and efficient long-term project with its core objective to protect and preserve all the Jewish cemeteries in Europe.

Latest News
Construction completed in Korycin, Poland

December 5, 2016
First stage of ESJF Education project: Zdolbunov

Zdolbuniv, where we visited a couple of weeks ago for a ceremony with the..
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December 1, 2016
Second stage of ESJF Education project: Klevan
December 1, 2016
ESJF working with Council of Europe on protecting cultural heritage
November 29, 2016
Last but not the least ESJF fencing project in Ukraine in 2017
November 23, 2016
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