The committee of the Garden of the Righteous of Warsaw during the event at the Museum of the History of Polish Jews, has announced the names of the Righteous of 2017: the Russian poet and political opponent Natalia Gorbaniewska, the Cech minister Jan Jelinek and the argentinian diplomat Roberto Kozak. During the spring some trees and memorial stones will be dedicated to the Righteous in the Garden of Righteous of Warsaw
The European Day of the Rigtheous in Warsaw
6 March 2017
Gariwo, the gardens of the Righteous
a non-profit organization in the service of memory
The Committee's aim is to heighten awareness and interest in the figures and the tales of the Righteous through public events, the use of the media, our Website and the social networks.
It has been active since 1999 but it was officially set up in 2001 as Gardens of the Righteous Worldwide Committee-Gariwo and in 2009 it became a non-profit organization. It is chaired by Gabriele Nissim.
Its activities are supported by an International Scientific Committee formed by prominent personalities.
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