Online lectures

  • “Strides Towards Liberty” | webinar

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    “Strides Towards Liberty” | webinar

    In 2021 we celebrate the 230th anniversary of the Constitution. The Institute would like to contribute to nation-wide festivities with a strong academic roundtable aiming at an international popular audience.

  • The Polish Underground and the Jews | online webinar

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    The Polish Underground and the Jews | online webinar

    Prof. Joshua Zimmerman from Yeshiva University will present the situation of the Polish Underground State in the context of the extermination policies introduced by Nazi Germany, and its reaction to the Holocaust of European Jews.

  • Secret Diplomacy. Diverse Ways to Rescue Jews | Duty and Compassion

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    Secret Diplomacy. Diverse Ways to Rescue Jews | Duty and Compassion

    Diplomacy is one of the tools of the state. Do the activities of individual diplomats and diplomatic posts testify to the countries’ varied attitudes towards the Holocaust?

  • Wartime Diplomacy How Governments Responded to the Holocaust roundtable | Duty and Compassion

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    Wartime Diplomacy How Governments Responded to the Holocaust roundtable | Duty and Compassion

    Diplomacy is one of the tools of the state. Do the activities of individual diplomats and diplomatic posts testify to the countries’ varied attitudes towards the Holocaust?

  • The Voice of Survivors | Duty and Compassion

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    The Voice of Survivors | Duty and Compassion

    Chris Pleasance (“Daily Mail”) interviews Heidi Fishman – daughter of the Holocaust Survivor Ruth “Tutti” Fishman née Lichtenstern.

  • Presentation of the website passportsforlife.pl | Duty and Compassion

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    Presentation of the website passportsforlife.pl | Duty and Compassion

    Online webinar inaugurates the Year of the Ładoś Group - on this occasion, we will present our website “Passports for Life”, which presents the current state of knowledge about the operation of the Polish diplomats based in Bern.

  • The Genesis of the Lados Operation – 1940-1942 | seminar

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    The Genesis of the Lados Operation – 1940-1942 | seminar

    An examination of the background behind the Bern passport operation, looking at the wider context of Polish exile government policy as well as the possible precedents set elsewhere, including the Sugihara visas.

  • World War II: Witnesses and Memory – Liberators and Liberated

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    World War II: Witnesses and Memory – Liberators and Liberated

    We invite you to a new series of international webinars organized by the Pilecki Institute of Warsaw, Poland and and the National World War II Museum of New Orleans, USA.

  • Debate: Polish History in Global Perspective. Understanding the Twentieh Century

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    Debate: Polish History in Global Perspective. Understanding the Twentieh Century

    The debate on the Polish history in the global academic discourse featuring Prof. Alexandra Richie, Prof. Richard Butterwick-Pawlikowski, Prof. Klaus Ziemer. Chairman: Dr. Wojciech Kozłowski