ESJF Projects
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ESJF&KAS Event at Diplomatic Academy of Ukraine
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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
Surveys Begin Again in Kirovohrad Region of Ukraine
June 30, 2020
Agreement Signed for Fencing Work at Vadul-Rașcov Jewish Cemetery
June 22, 2020
The Long Game: Maintenance and Mobilization
May 27, 2020
Lviv Students Complete Technical Training
March 24, 2020
Educational programs conducted for 10th and 11th grade students in Ukraine’s Artek camp
March 5, 2020
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