Anti-Semitism
          

This section provides an overview of international commitments and local and national activities developed and implemented to counter anti-Semitism, including declarations of the OSCE participating States, who committed themselves to promoting educational programmes for combating anti-Semitism and disseminating lessons learned in the fight against intolerance and discrimination.

This section also provides a collection of materials, documents, and practices and initiatives in the field of education on anti-Semitism, such as the teaching materials and guides developed by ODIHR. For an overview of the teaching materials, see the Factsheet.

This section gives access to a wide range of publications and documents relating to different forms of anti-Semitism in the OSCE region. It includes information on Holocaust denial. The section covers hate crimes, hate speech and other forms of prejudice and hatred against Jews.

Links to organizations and institutions active in the field of education on anti-Semitism can be found here.

Latest documents and publications
Bericht des Unabhängigen Expertenkreises Antisemitismus
Independent Experts Group on Antisemitism
Published: Berlin, 7 April 2017
(Deutscher Bundestag Drucksache ; 18. Wahlperiode)


Doc.no. 18/11970


Press release
Key demands of the Independent Experts Group on Antisemitism
Recommendations for action
Conclusion


View full text: German

Material type: report - recommendation
Subject: anti-Semitism - hate crime - data collection - attitudes - political discourse - media - hate speech - cyber-hate - national human rights institutions
Country coverage: Germany

Summary report of the Youth Activism Forum : Turning words into action to address anti-Semitism, intolerance and discrimination
OSCE ODIHR
Published: Warsaw : ODIHR, 31 March 2017

Meeting: Youth Activism Forum : Turning words into action to address anti-Semitism, intolerance and discrimination (Budapest, 2-4 November 2016)


View full text: English

Material type: report
Subject: political participation - civil society - anti-Semitism - anti-discrimination
Country coverage: OSCE region

O zydach i zydowkach : interaktywna ksiazka przeciw antysemityzmowi
Wodzinska, Sylwia ; Ferencz, Michalina ; Kirschenbaum, Jan ; Humanity in Action Poland (HIA Poland)
Published: Warsaw : HIA Poland, March 2017
Other contributors: OSCE ODIHR


ISBN 978-83-941197-0-6

Graczyk, Marika (ill.)


View full text: Polish

Material type: tools and guides
Subject: anti-Semitism - education - diversity - anti-discrimination
Country coverage: Poland





Key documents
Words into action to address anti-Semitism (factsheet)
ODIHR
28 September 2016
Ministerial Council declaration no. 8 on enhancing efforts to combat anti-Semitism
OSCE
5 December 2014
Hate crime reporting website
ODIHR
17 June 2014
Hate crimes in the OSCE region : incidents and responses - annual report for 2012
ODIHR
15 November 2013
Hate crimes in the OSCE region : incidents and responses - annual report for 2011
ODIHR
16 November 2012
Hate crimes in the OSCE region : incidents and responses - annual report for 2010
ODIHR
16 November 2011
Report of the meeting for representatives of Ministries of Education "Education to Combat Anti-Semitism"
ODIHR
8 November 2010
Strategies in facing antisemitism : an educational resource guide (with contributions from the ODIHR)
SWC ; Yad Vashem
31 December 2008
Education on the Holocaust and on anti-Semitism : an overview and analysis of educational approaches
ODIHR
2006
Document prepared for the OSCE Conference on anti-Semitism and on other forms of intolerance, Cordoba, 8-9 June, 2005.