Remembering Carl Lutz

Date: 
Monday, March 30, 2020 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Location: 
Virtual event
United States
Mid-Atlantic - Eurasia Business Council in the process of planning a few events to recognize and celebrate the life and accomplishments of an often forgotten hero Carl Lutz. His humanitarian action is considered the greatest civil rescue operation
of Jews during the Holocaust.
 
The 75th anniversary of Carl Lutz’s great feat to save over 60,000 Jews from the Holocaust during his tenure as Vice-Consul at the Swiss Embassy in Budapest, Hungary.
 
On March 30, 2020 Carl Lutz’ 125th birthday, we will showcase the Life and Legacy of Carl Lutz & Diplomatic Rescue in Budapest. 
 
Diplomats rescuing Jews in Budapest represented El Salvador, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Poland, Portugal, Red Cross, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United States, and Vatican.
Categories
Topic: 
Human Rights