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Yad Vashem Dedicates Family Path in Remembrance of Families Who Perished in the Holocaust Ceremony Held with Participation of the President of the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany

Ceremony Followed Special Claims Conference Session Marking Yad Vashems Jubilee Year

25 November 2003

Today, the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany held a special session at Yad Vashem in recognition of Yad Vashem’s Jubilee year. Following the session, a dedication ceremony for the Family Path was held. The Path, which leads to the entrance of Yad Vashem’s International School for Holocaust Studies, is dedicated to the memory of families who perished in the Holocaust. The Family Path was built with the support of the Claims Conference, in honor of Executive Vice-President Emeritus Saul Kagan.

Speakers at the special session will include President of the Claims Conference, Dr. Israel Singer; Chairman Julius Berman; Vice President of the Claims Conference and Chairman of the Jewish Agency for Israel, Sallai Meridor; Treasurer Roman Kent; Chairman of the Executive Committee Moshe Sanbar; Executive Vice-President Emeritus Saul Kagan; and Chairman of the Yad Vashem Directorate, Avner Shalev.