Posts By: Ana Cahen-Eden

Dear NEMO members, national museum organisations, museum networks, museums,   In light of current events, and after receiving calls and messages from colleagues from all over Europe asking how they can support their Ukrainian colleagues, NEMO has decided to start collecting and monitoring support activities and initiatives from museums across the continent who want to help their Ukrainian colleagues and Ukrainian citizens at large.  Once gathered, this information will then be published online and in doing so, the objective of this proposal… | Read more »

CAJM and AEJM Statement

AEJM stands in solidarity with all cultural organisations and individuals in Ukraine. Our colleagues at the Council of American Jewish Museums (CAJM) have issued the below statement, signed by both:   Dear Colleagues,   We are writing to increase awareness around the threat to Jewish cultural property in Ukraine and other sites at risk from wartime aggressions. This morning, missiles targeting Kyiv hit the cemetery at Babyn Yar Holocaust Memorial Center – where 34,000 Jews were murdered during the Nazi… | Read more »

Get to know best practice in online accessibility programming together with Accessibility Coordinator Wioleta Jozwiak from POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews in Warsaw. How to create and organize online educational workshops for children with disabilities? At the next online MEST session on 14 March we will focus on POLIN’s pedagogical strategy for online accessibility. We will take a closer look at the projects Create a communication-friendly Jewish story with us, using supportive and alternative communication, and the sensory… | Read more »

3 New Job Opportunities

The Jewish Museum of Switzerland is looking to hire an experienced object curator. For more information, please consult the job announcement (in German) for more details. The Museum of Italian Judaism and the Shoah is looking for a new Education Officer. Please consult the job description (in Italian) for more details. Call for Research Scholarship in Analysis & Design Activities of Museum Education at the Museum of Italian Judaism and the Shoah. Please consult the job description (in Italian) for… | Read more »

The European cooperation project MOI! Museums of Impact aims to develop a European self-evaluation framework for museums, with impact at its core, for the benefit of both museums and European citizens. The framework will help museums to develop their capacity to meet the demands of a changing, more diverse, increasingly digital and ageing society, by supporting them in evaluating and actively refocusing their work in line with their own strengths and strategies. Topic: Enhancing your Museum’s Impact: Self-evaluation & development training… | Read more »