Hostility towards Jews has existed in Europe since ancient times - and today, more than 76 years after the liberation of Auschwitz, it is far from over: antisemitically motivated crimes are on the rise, Jews are insulted, and new conspiracy narratives are circulating. The EVZ Foundation is resolute in its opposition to this.


Sinti and Roma have been living in Germany and Europe for more than 500 years - and they are persecuted and treated with hostility. About half a million Sinti and Roma were systematically murdered by the National Socialists. Today, structural and institutional racism determines the everyday lives of this minority.

Culture(s) of remembranceCulture(s) of remembrance

The culture of remembrance in Germany has been changing and developing all the time. Even though the time of National Socialism and crimes were pushed out of awareness and hidden for a long time, recognition of them and the responsibility that arises from them are now part of Germany's reason of state.

EVZ Academy expandedEVZ Academy expanded

The EVZ Academy is a platform and forum for exchange, acquisition of knowledge, interaction and commitment to the Foundation's themes. The virtual knowledge and information platform bundles and mediates educational offers for society. As a multiplier of the fields of activity Action and Education, she organizes meetings for networking, exchange and learning: off- and online.