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OBITUARIES A tribute to Grazia Di Veroli (1961-2019)

grazia-di-veroliBy Pagine Ebraiche staff

Grazia Di Veroli devoted her life to Remembrance through projects and initiatives aimed to overcome the challenge of passing it down to the younger generations. She escorted the last witnesses of the Shoah to many public …

NEWS – UCEI President Congratulates New EU Parliament President

David-Maria_SASSOLI,_the_new_President_of_the_European_Parliament_(48188771022)By Pagine Ebraiche staff

The president of the Union of Italian Jewish Communities (UCEI), Noemi Di Segni, sent a message to congratulate Italian member of the European Union Parliament, David Sassoli, over his election as new EU Parliament President.

“The …

NEWS In Naples, German President Visits the Jewish Community

naplesBy Pagine Ebraiche staff*

The President of the Federal Republic of Germany Frank-Walter Steinmeier visited the synagogue of Naples last week.

“Thank you for welcoming us and sharing your stories about those terrible days,” he said.

On an official visit …

NEWS European Jewish Museums representatives gather in Ferrara

meis - Marco MorselliOver 150 representatives of Jewish Museums from all over Europe have gathered at the Museum of the Italian Judaism and the Shoah in Ferrara for the annual conference of the Association for the European Jewish Museums, between November 18 and

NEWS A new president for the Union of Young Jews of Italy

santoroBy Pagine Ebraiche staff

Simone Santoro, 24, from Turin, is the new president of the Union of Young Jews of Italy. The newly elected 2020 Council appointed him unanimously.

Santoro is a graduate student pursuing a master’s degree in engineering. …

NEWS Italian Rabbis: “Spirituality must be protected”

By Pagine Ebraiche staff

“We all have the duty to respect public health policies. However, harmony between spirit and body also plays a role in the health of individuals and society,” said Rabbi Riccardo Di Segni, chief Rabbi of Rome. …

NEWS Milan’s Shoah Memorial reopens its doors

By Pagine Ebraiche staff

The Shoah Memorial of Milan reopened its doors to visitors on Sunday.

As all museums, monuments and cultural institutions, the Memorial, located in the warehouses of the city’s central train station, had been forced to close …

NEWS Italy and Israel sign a protocol to fight coronavirus together

By Pagine Ebraiche staff

The Italian and Israeli authorities signed a protocol to fight coronavirus together last week.

“The Israeli embassy in Italy has initiated this scientific cooperation in the spirit of collaboration and friendship with our beloved Italy, in …