January 10, 2013

Raoul Wallenberg Prize ceremony at Tel Aviv University

Tel Aviv University
The International Raoul Wallenberg Foundation
In cooperation with the Swedish Embassy in Israel
Cordially invite you to the ceremony marking:
The 26th Annual Raoul Wallenberg Prize in Human Rights and Holocaust Studies, Donated by the Swedish Friends of Tel Aviv
The conclusion of the Wallenberg 100th birthday Centenary
2013 International Holocaust Memorial Day

Thursday, January 17, 2013, 10:00 AM
Itzhak Alfred Guttmann Administration Building, Room 308 (3rd floor)
Tel Aviv University


o H.E. Elinor Hammarskjöld, The Swedish Ambassador
o Mr. Danny Reiner, Head of the International Raoul Wallenberg Foundation, Israel
o Prof. Raanan Rein, Vice President, Tel Aviv University

Research Presentations by the 2013 Recipients of the Raoul Wallenberg Prize:

Dr. Gunther Jikeli, Fellow, Kantor Center for the Study of Contemporary European Jewry
Perceptions of the Holocaust among Moslem Communities in Europe

Ms. Natalie Davidson, PhD Candidate, Buchmann Faculty of Law
Understanding Political Violence in the Shadow of Transnational Tort Human Rights Litigation

Mr. Oren Feina, M.A. Student, Jewish Studies

Rabbi Zvi Koretz of Salonika as reflected in Memoirs and Historical Research

Chairperson: Prof. Dina Porat, Head, Kantor Center for the Study of Contemporary European Jewry