Site of Memory
Sites of memory presentation and dialogue meeting was organized with the university students
South America study trip was conducted in December 2016
Curating Memory Panel was organized at the Havak Hall on October 28th
The former Agos office where Hrant Dink’s office is located will be turned into a site of memory and conscience. With a special focus on Hrant Dink, the site will be a place where Armenians’ culture and history, minority rights in Turkey, the story of Agos Newspaper will be presented from various angles. Contributing to social dialogue, mutual understanding and promoting dealing with the past are among the aspirations of the site of memory. The site of memory will also function as a site of dialogue and a site of learning with the implementation of innovative and creative education and audience programs.
Within the scope of the preparation process of site of memory, a special importance was given to run an inclusive process and to share the knowledge and experience that we gained during this process by making presentations.
'Curating Memory: Dealing With the Past Through Museums in Europe and South Africa' took place on October 28, 2016 in the Havak Hall at the Hrant Dink Foundation. The panel had four international guests.
The message in the bottle was discovered in 2003, in former Sachsenhausen Nazi Camp that operated between the years 1936-1945 and which is located in Oranienburg region, 35 km north of Berlin.
The international conferences, workshops and trainings make a significant contribution in order to benefit from other country experiences, exchange ideas with international experts and professionals in the field.
International Coalition of Sites of Conscience is an international network which was established in 1999 in New York. The coalition brings together the museums, the sites of conscience and sites of memory.