The Living History Forum
History as reflection and lesson for the future. The Living History Forum is a Swedish public authority which, using the Holocaust and other crimes against humanity as a starting point, works with issues on tolerance, democracy and human rights.
Our wish is to equip people with knowledge for the future, our goal is to work for everyone’s equal value.
A prize, established by the Swedish Government to promote initiatives supporting human rights. The prize is named after Per Anger who initiated the Swedish efforts to save as many people as possible from execution in Budapest 1944-45.
The Per Anger Prize
Having an understanding of why people are intolerant, the form it takes and how geographically widespread it is, is crucial to finding ways of combating such attitudes.
Research and Serveys
Exchanging experiences and knowledge with institutions and experts in other countries is crucial in ensuring that the Forum maintains a high standard.