Historical and Educational projects


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 supported by Uniting History Foundation

  • Cultural Bridges — a travelling exhibition on the history of Latvian Jews, dedicated to the 100th anniversary of Latvia.
  • Creation of a series of short educational videos dedicated to prominent members of Latvian society who were deported to Siberia.

Other Historical & Educational Projects