The SHAMIR Association is a non-profit organisation which aims to preserve Jewish culture and history, and the remembrance of the Holocaust. Its activities include the creation and maintenance of the Riga Ghetto and Latvian Holocaust Museum, holding exhibitions, publishing books, and organising conferences and seminars.
Projects aimed at the research of the history of Jews in Liepaja in 19th and 20th century and commemoration of the victims of the Holocaust.
Research and publication of materials about Latvians who took part in the rescue of Jews during the Holocaust.
Support of international conferences on Holocaust, book publications, research on Holocaust in Latvia, as well as support of museum projects.