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Romanian Holocaust survivors celebrate bar and bat Mitzvahs

The event was organized by The Claims Conference in conjunction with The Association of Romanian Olim in Haifa and The Western Wall Foundation.

The site of the former Nazi German concentration and extermination camp Auschwitz II-Birkenau
Israeli-Romanian Holocaust Survivors to receive NIS 16 million

14 of the program’s beneficiaries are Holocaust survivors over the age of 100.

Holocaust survivors renew wedding vows after 70 years

This is another entry in the long list of events the Claims Conference has organized for survivors and their families in Israel and around the world.

26/09/2019
Holocaust survivors get more aid under new German government agreement

The spouse of a Holocaust survivor will continue to receive a monthly pension for nine months after the survivor’s death under new agreements and righteous gentiles will receive a monthly pension.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
03/07/2019
A Holocaust survivor shows his tattoo
Claims Conference to increase Holocaust survivor funding by $87 million

In addition, monthly pension payments to some 55,000 Holocaust survivors will increase by 53.6% over the next three years, from $411 to $633.

10/07/2018
Volunteering in Israel
Soup kitchens feeding Holocaust survivors to remain open, Knesset panel says

The Claims Conference decided to stop funding numerous soup kitchens that feed thousands of Holocaust survivors.

A memorial candle
Mr. Berman, why not tell the truth?

My humble advice to the Claims Conference president is that telling the truth should also be considered by him as an option.

By SHMUEL HOLLANDER
27/07/2015
Auschwitz
Claims Conference silent on reports of government probe

The New York-based organization is the primary Jewish communal interlocutor with Germany for Holocaust reparation issues, with an annual budget in the hundreds of millions of dollars.

17/07/2015
Holocaust survivors
Candidly Speaking: A disgrace: New York attorney general investigates Claims Conference?

Although the New York State Office of the Attorney General does not confirm ongoing inquiries, it has in fact launched a probe into the management of the Claims Conference.

12/07/2015
A red rose lies at Gleis 17 (platform 17) holocaust memorial in Berlin
Layoffs at Claims Conference Tel Aviv office

Employee: It will affect how we can service our clients.

10/07/2015
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