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KT Newsletter

KT Newsletter

Click here to read the latest edition of the Kindertransport Newsletter. …link

Intergenerational conference

Intergenerational conference

The AJR, together with the Second Generation Network and the Kindertransport Association, co-organised an historic inter-generational gathering of Holocaust refugees and survivors and their descendants on Sunday 18 January 2015 at the Institute of Education. …read more

GSI Newsletter

GSI Newsletter

Click here to read the latest Generations of the Shoah International (GSI) newsletter. …link

Claims Conference announces increase in Homecare

Claims Conference announces increase in Homecare

Elderly Jewish Holocaust victims, the last of their generation to have endured the horrors of the Nazi genocide, will receive significantly more aid in 2015. …read more

Polish government pensions

Polish government pensions

On April 4, 2014, Poland passed legislation making it easier for eligible survivors who were Polish citizens on or after 1 September 1939 who currently live outside of Poland to qualify for monthly pensions. …read more

Former East Germany - Claims Conference Late Application Fund

Former East Germany - Claims Conference Late Application Fund

The Claims Conference established a Late Applicants Fund (“LAF”) of €50 million to accept applications from certain heirs of former owners of Jewish property/assets located in the former East Germany for which the Claims Conference received proceeds. Applications had to have been submitted by31 December 2014. …read more

Ghetto Fund

Survivors who worked in Nazi controlled ghettos might be entitled to receive a one-time payment of €2,000 (approximately £1,600) payment from a Humanitarian Fund in acknowledgment of "Ghetto Work without Force". …read more

Child Survivor Fund

Child Survivor Fund

The Claims Conference has reached a landmark agreement with the German Finance Ministry to provide compensation to Jewish child survivors of the Holocaust, defined as Nazi victims born on or after 1 January 1928. …read more

AJR Annual Celebration

AJR Annual Celebration

Some 200 guests attended the AJR's annual Celebration at the Watford Hilton on Sunday 21 September when guests were treated to a selection of songs performed by Glenys Groves and Sacha Naoumenko from the Royal Opera accompanied by violinist Cormac Browne and Diana Franklin on piano. …read more