Ynet- Artist who creates best drawing satirizing the genocide of Jews will receive $12,000 prize, in contest inspired by Charlie Hebdo images.
Living together in the face of violent extremism: Perspectives from Europe and the Arab WorldOn 25 February 2015, the Aladdin Project and UNESCO co-organized a conference on the theme: “The Future of living together in the face of violent extremism: Perspectives from Europe and the Arab World”, at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris.
ADL Honors The Aladdin Project for Promoting Greater Understanding Between Jews and MuslimsThe Aladdin Project was honored on November 6, 2014 with the Anti-Defamation League’s (ADL).
Bariza Khiari, Anne-Marie Revcolevschi and Jacques Andréani : « We will not let it go ! »In a joint declaration pronounced by Vice-President of French Senate Bariza Khiari at the meeting organized by the Aladdin Project on 12 June, 2014, she, the President of the Aladdin Project and the Ambassador of France proposed the leading figures of society who were present at the meeting a road map to counter the resurgence of racist and anti-Semitic crimes.
First Seminar for Turkish Academics Concludes at Yad VashemA special seminar for some 15 Turkish academics, co-organized by the Aladdin Project and Yad Vashem, came to a successful conclusion in Jerusalem.
French President of Assembly praises the « original, commendable and courageous » initiatives of the Aladdin ProjectOn the occasion of the great Euro-Mediterranean meeting for intercultural dialogue organized by the Aladdin Project at the French National Assembly on June 12, 2014, the President of the National Assembly emphasized the importance of multiplying initiatives such as those implemented by the Aladdin Project since 2009, in a context where racism and anti-Semitism keep thriving.
Gerhard Schröder praises the last initiatives of the Aladdin ProjectThe former German Chancellor Gerhard Schröder made a speech at the Euro-Mediterranean reception at the National Assembly on June 12, 2014, where he affirmed the importance of the recent initiatives of the Aladdin Project, at the moment when political tensions, at the international level as well as inside the nations, put in danger the pacific coexistence of people, cultures and citizens.
French Justice Minister Christiane Taubira congratulated the three laureates of the Aladdin Youth AwardThe French Justice Minister, Christiane Taubira, awarded the Aladdin Youth Award 2014 to three Moroccan, French and German students for the research project they undertook together on the aftermath of the 2013 Summer University of the Aladdin Project. She took this occasion to express her outlook on intercultural dialogue during the great meeting organized by the Aladdin Project at the National Assembly, on June 12th, 2014.
AP-The Islamic State (ISIS or ISIL) continues to purge anything they deem to defy Islam in Mosul, Iraq, which they captured in June 2014. In December, they raided the Central Library of Mosul to destroy all non-Islamic books.
France 24- Samuel Pisar is a Holocaust survivor. Between the ages of 13 and 16, he lived through the horror of Majdanek, Dachau and Auschwitz. He tells Marc Perelman how he survived in the camps at such a young age and how he has lived with his ordeal ever since. "I asked myself where God was all the time", he says.
France 24- French President François Hollande announced tough new measures to combat anti-Semitism on Tuesday as he marked the 70th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz death camp with a visit to Paris's Holocaust memorial.