For the International Holocaust Remembrance Day, on the evening of January 27th, the Italian Jewish Community and the Istanbul Italian Cultural Institute came together at an event organized under the auspices of the Consulate General of Italy in Istanbul.
The Presidency of the Republic of Turkey Directorate of Communications opened a website titled ´WeRemember´ in memory of the victims of the massacres in various countries. There is also a Holocaust section on the website.
Young people from the Turkish Jewish and Christian communities studying at various universities have been welcomed at the Beştepe Presidential Complex upon the invitation of the Chief of Cabinet of the Presidency Dr. Hasan Doğan.
Students, teachers, and administrators of Ulus Jewish Schools (UÖMO) that have been coming back with awards from both national and international competitions they have participated in the science field for 15 years, told us the secret of this success.
The two high school students of the Ulus Jewish Schools Science Project Team, competing at the Korea International Science Fair´s ´Computer Science´ category, came 2nd in the world, with their project.
The book ´Colors of Istanbul (Istanbul´un Renkleri)´ telling about the different faith groups that have an important place in Istanbul´s cultural heritage, published by Kültür A.Ş., an affiliate of the Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality, has been introduced in a meeting in Malta Pavilion.