Gariwo: the gardens of the Righteous

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Legnago

On 8th February 2015, the Garden of the Righteous of Legnago has been inaugurated. In Piazza del Duomo di San Martino a tree has been planted in memory of the victims of the Armenian and Jewish genocides. 

The mayor of Legnago Clara Scapin, the honorary consul of the Republic of Armenia Pietro Kuciukian, the parish priest of San Martino Don Diego Righetti, representatives of the Jewish community, of the association Italy - Israel and of the association "Figli della Shoah" of Verona attended the ceremony. 

In the last part of the ceremony, the presentation of the volume Pro Armenia. Voci ebraiche sul genocidio armeno by Francesco Berti and Fulvio Cortese took place in Villa Stopazzolo

Garden of Legnago

Ceremony in honour of the brave women of World War II: Gioconda Carmi and Giuseppina Gusmano