What we do?

The Contemporary Memory Foundation conducts :

  1. Interviews of eyewitnesses: We record oral accounts of life stories (audio and/or video).
  2. Historical researches: We carry out scientifical researches regarding the history of Jews in Belgium in the 20th century.
  3. Biographies: We collect all documents enlightening the lives and deeds of significant personalities of the Belgian Jewish Community.

Our Documentation Centre collects documents, memos, archives, accounts and images concerning the multiple aspects – wether personal, family-wise or intitutional – of Jewish life in Belgium during the 20th century enlightening its contribution to contemporary world.