The meeting comes after Shalev, 82, announced on Sunday that he would be stepping down after 27 years as chairman of Yad Vashem.
Shalev’s replacement will be nominated by Minister for Higher Education and Water Zeev Elkin of the Likud party.
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The union invited workers to rally in the square before the court on Thursday.
By the end of World War II, more than 250,000 people with disabilities were murdered.
Lighting the torch to honor my father and all those who did not survive would have meant a lot to me, I’m glad I was still able to be part of the virtual ceremony, but it was not the same."
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The memorial events run the gamut of traditionally-learning activities to survivors relating first-hand stories of their horrific wartime experiences and musical creations.
Yad Vashem will be launching a temporary television channel for Holocaust survivors to share their stories in partnership with Cellcom TV.
The six survivors chosen as torchlighters for the Holocaust Remembrance Day opening ceremony all share a common thread. They or their families embody the selfless choice to assist fellow Jews.