Through a diverse range of educational activities NIOD promotes knowledge about war in the 20th and 21st century. The programmes are tailored to different target groups and address issues such as war, mass violence, the Holocaust and genocide. 

Information about educational activities related to Holocaust Memorial Day.

NIOD offers a unique English-taught MA track Holocaust and Genocide Studies.

NIOD provides further training about mass violence for secondary education teachers.

Teaching resources

Holocaust and other genocides

This guidebook offers concise information about five 20th-century cases of genocide and the response of international justice. Based on the most recent literature Holocaust and other genocides is an indispensable work offering new insight in the processes of genocide.

The Cambodian Genocide

In April 1975 the Khmer rouge seized power in Cambodia. This communist regime lead by Pol Pot is known for the genocide that happened during their reign of 1975-1979. This regime would take 1,7 million lives.
In this special background information.