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Garden of Brescia

European Day of the Righteous all over Italy

This year, too, European Day of the Righteous witnessed the participation of dozens Italian towns, which have sought to remember the deeds of those who have opposed genocide and persecutions.

6 March in Italy

The celebrations of European Day of the Righteous saw the participation of numerous Italian towns, which, through meetings, conferences, shows, documentaries, books and planting of new Gardens, have paid tribute to all those who have fought and still fight against genocide and to defend human dignity.

Garden of Brescia


In order to celebrate the first European Day of the Righteous, on 6 March 2013 the Garden of the Righteous of Brescia was inaugurated in the south area of Park Tarello. Six trees were planted in honor of Raphael Lemkin, Jan Patocka, Monsignor Carlo Manziana, Teresio Olivelli, Etty Hillesum e Angelo e Caterina Rizzini.

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