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Ceremony at Frampol school and Jewish cemetery
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Before World War ll, 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 presence. Eighty years on, all trace of many of these cemeteries has been lost, the result of the annihilation of their communities in the Holocaust. Centuries of Jewish settlement in Central and Eastern Europe have been erased from memory, along with the artefacts bearing witness to that lineage.

The ESJF project has begun the process of physically protecting Jewish burial sites across Europe, 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 the prototype for  a sustainable, efficient long-term project, with the core objective of protecting and preserving every Jewish cemetery in Europe.

Latest News
Work has started at the Penyige Jewish Cemetery in Hungary
August 15, 2022
Fencing at the Novi Kovna Jewish cemetery in Dnipropetrovsk, Ukraine is complete
August 12, 2022
The ESJF moved 1 tonne tombstone across Kyiv!
August 10, 2022
The Klyachanovo Jewish cemetery in Zakarpattia, Ukraine has been fenced
August 8, 2022
CEO of ESJF visits partners in Ukraine to show support and solidarity!
August 5, 2022
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