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Western Sahara’s ‘frozen conflict’ heats up, but world’s attention elsewhere

The New Humanitarian 01 Feb 2023
CAMP BOUJDOUR, Algeria ... “Why do we have to go through this as a nation?” said Mohamed-Lamin, a human rights activist living in Camp Smara – the largest of the five Sahrawi camps ... A survey of children under-five in the camps by the UN’s refugee agency, UNHCR, found acute malnutrition had risen from 7% to almost 11% between 2019 and 2022.

2 bipartisan bills may enhance US Holocaust remembrance, education

The Jerusalem Post 29 Jan 2023
The survey of Americans between 18 and 40 also found that 48% could not name one concentration camp or ghetto.”Josh Gottenheimer ... A 2020 survey ... “The survey of Americans between 18 and 40 also found that 48% could not name one concentration camp or ghetto.” .

War of the wilds as hedge fund boss makes Dartmoor campers unhappy

The Times/The Sunday Times 28 Jan 2023
For decades, lovers of the outdoors have enjoyed the right to camp on the wilds of Dartmoor ... The decision by a High Court judge to end the public’s right to camp wild in the national park has prompted protests as a legal battle that has set a hedge fund manager against campaigners looks likely to continue.

'Knowledge keeper and storyteller': Darren Parry selected as The Herald Journal's 2022 Resident of the year

HJ News 28 Jan 2023
Darren Parry was about 10 years old the first time he remembers hearing the story of the Bear River Massacre and understanding the maliciousness and heartbreak of the event ...Chief Sagwitch, being an early riser got up as usual that day, stepped outside his lodge and surveyed the area around his camp ... The troops from Camp Douglas had arrived ... ....

Aerial surveillance shows decreasing water levels in three Johor districts - Police

Malaysian National News Agency 27 Jan 2023
... is still not stable,” he told reporters after carrying out an aerial survey of the floods in Johor at the General Operations Force 6th Battalion Camp, Bakri, here, today.

Majority of Dutch adults don’t know the Holocaust occurred in the Netherlands, study finds

Cleveland Jewish News 26 Jan 2023
Millennial/50 state survey ...Survey after survey, we continue to witness a decline in Holocaust knowledge and awareness,” said Claims Conference President Gideon Taylor ... While most Dutch respondents (89%) were familiar with Anne Frank, 32% of Millennials and 27% of all adults surveyed do not know Anne Frank died in a concentration camp.

Butte County Continuum of Care conducts 2023 Point in Time Count

Chico Enterprise Record 26 Jan 2023
Volunteers across the county, paired in twos, spent the day finding people who may be living in camps, in their trailers, under bridges and in greenways and taking them into account ... Two Butte County Sheriff’s Office deputies were assigned to accompany teams conducting the survey in outlying areas and at the larger homeless camp sites.

Editorial: Why we remember

Rutland Herald 26 Jan 2023
According to the 50-state survey, respondents demonstrated “virtually no awareness of concentration camps and ghettos overall.” Holocaust denial also seems to be spreading on social media ... In Vermont, the survey found that 42% of Vermont youth couldn’t name a single concentration ...

Survey reveals Ganjar-Ridwan as best pick for Indonesian presidential election from Jokowi camp

Jakarta News 26 Jan 2023
Survey reveals Ganjar-Ridwan as best pick for Indonesian presidential election from Jokowi camp The Straits Times ... .

Letters: La. schools need to do a better job of teaching about the Holocaust

The Advocate 26 Jan 2023
Jan ... It is our moral duty ... Only 21% of Louisianans that are millennials or Generation Z met the basic criteria of having heard of the Holocaust, naming at least one concentration camp and knowing that 6 million Jews were killed. Sixteen percent of those surveyed believed that the Holocaust didn’t happen or that information is exaggerated ... Metairie ... .

23 Percent of Dutch Millennials Believe Holocaust is Myth: New Survey Elicits Shock In Netherlands

The Algemeiner 25 Jan 2023
While most Dutch respondents (89 percent) were familiar with Frank, 32 percent of Millennials and 27 percent of all adults surveyed do not know that she died in a concentration camp ... Dutch Holocaust survivor Max Arpels Lezer — whose mother was taken to the Westerbork transit camp ...

Survey Shows Lack of Holocaust Awareness in the Netherlands

Hamodia 25 Jan 2023
THE HAGUE (AP) — A Jewish group that commissioned a survey on Holocaust awareness in the Netherlands said on Wednesday that the results show “a disturbing lack of awareness of key historical facts about the Holocaust,” prompting calls for better education ... The camp is now a museum and commemoration site.

Holocaust is a myth, say a quarter of young Dutch

The Times/The Sunday Times 25 Jan 2023
... selection of Western countries surveyed.Sponsored ... A total of 2,000 Dutch people were polled last December following similar surveys in the United States, Britain,.

Holocaust suffering exaggerated, say quarter of young Dutch people polled

The Daily Telegraph 25 Jan 2023
Nearly a quarter of young people in the Netherlands believe the Holocaust was a “myth” or exaggerated, according to a new survey ... That figure rose to 23 per cent in the under-40s surveyed by the New York-based Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany ... “Survey after ...

‘State govt disbursed loans worth ₹8.76L crore to street vendors’

Hindustan Times 25 Jan 2023
Under PM SVANidhi, over 4 lakh street vendors in the state are availing the benefits ... A survey was conducted in all the districts to identify the vendors who have been using other UPI Ids. The government is also setting up camps to ensure that the vendors become digitally advanced, according to information in the release ... ....

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