ESJF Projects
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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
Construction Starts at Nowe Miasto Jewish Cemetery
September 29, 2020
Construction Finishes on Fencing at Varyazh Jewish Cemetery
September 22, 2020
Educational Event Takes Place in Kremenets’
September 16, 2020
Clearance Work Takes Place at Kremenets’ Jewish Cemetery
September 14, 2020
As Surveys Finish in Zhytomyr, ESJF Moves on to Dnipropetrovsk
September 9, 2020
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