On January 27, International Holocaust Remembrance Day, Assembly President Simonetta Saliera opened the exhibition “Genocides of the 20th Century” (I genocidi del XX secolo), presented by the Shoah Memorial, in Bologna. Present, among others, were Daniele De Paz, president of the Jewish Community of Bologna, Mgr. Giovanni Silvagni, Vicar of the Curia of Bologna, and Yassim Lafram, president of the Islamic Community of Bologna.
The exhibition was very successful. Many people attended the opening, including officials from the city, province and Emilia Romagna region, Jewish and Islamic community leaders, the archbishop’s representative and schoolchildren.