ENCATE Network Meeting 2021

n November 2021, ENCATE conducted its third network meeting in Brussels. The participants of the meeting, representatives of the member organizations, and guest speakers were excited to meet in person after a long time in which only online meetings were possible. It is no surprise that an in-person gathering helped foster a networking atmosphere, which is hard to come by digitally.

Interview with Betsy Penso: Jews in Turkey do not feel like equal citizens

Seval Gülen spoke with lawyer and Avlaremoz writer Betsy Penso on antisemitism and its manifestations in Turkey, anti-Israelism, the role of right-wing, left-wing or Islamic groups, conspiracy theories, the impact of social media, the Holocaust and the fight against antisemitism.

Hate Speech in European Politics

Our 11th ENCATE Lunch Talk was an incredibly informative talk on a subject that concerns us all: hate speech in politics. The talk revolved around the European Liberal Forum´s report “US/THEM Hate Speech at the Service of Politics”

Graphic Novels: Bridging Historical Narrative with Archival Evidence

On the 16th of April, we were thrilled to host Milana Meytes, Program Manager at Terraforming, for our ninth Lunch Talk. The Lunch Talk, titled Bridging Historical Narrative with Archival Evidence, dealt with the use of graphic novels as a tool for Holocaust education.

Analysing and Addressing Antisemitism in Schools

On February 26, we had the pleasure of giving a lunch talk on the topic of “Analysing and adressing antisemitism today. Israel-related antisemitism, conspiracy theories and antisemitic incidents and mindsets at schools.”

CfA: Current Forms of Antisemitism

KIgA e.V., the Center for Research on Antisemitism (ZfA), and ENCATE call for applications of European educators to the online course “Current Forms of Antisemitism.”

ENCATE Members Pay Tribute to the Victims of the Holocaust

It is essential to dignify the victims and reflect upon the evils and perils of hateful ideologies and autocratic regimes. Remembering the Holocaust is still crucial considering the endeavors to distort or trivialize the Holocaust. Some member activities…

Testimonials from the USHMM Study Visit

USHMM-ENCATE Study Visit was a great opportunity to share educational skills and discuss contemporary forms of antisemitism. 14 educators from ENCATE met their collegues from the USHMM between November 4 and 9, 2020.

Reflections on Tackling Prejudice and Polarisation

Understanding and tackling Antisemitism and Islamophobia in relation to the discourse around the topic of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict – ENCATE Lunch talk on August 28, presented by Sharon Booth, Founder & Director Solutions not Sides.

ENCATE starts a series of lunch talks

On Friday, the 26th of June, ENCATE kicked off a series of lunch talks with a contribution about peer education and the difficulties faced during the Covid-19 crisis.