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Human Rights Shabbat – ‘How can Jewish experience and principles inform the prevention of genocide today?’

Saturday 12 December 2020

More information on this website at: www.renecassin.org/human-rights-shabbat

Human Rights Shabbat Resource pack here: www.renecassin.org/preventing-genocide-human-rights-shabbat-5781-2020-resource-pack

To sign up and receive further information, simply email  [email protected] to register your interest. The only other thing you need to do is appoint a primary point of contact within your community.  We’ll be in touch after then with resources, ideas and sessions from which you can deliver a session or mark the occasion in a way that suits you.

Communities that sign up will be offered:

  • Connections to leading speakers for a virtual event during the week leading up to Human Rights Shabbat
  • Jewish textual sources for sermon ideas and discussion topics
  • Links to speeches, essays and videos on the issue of genocide today
  • Plans and resources for educational activities and study sessions
  • Links on how to get further involved and take action on genocide
  • Posters and materials to promote the day
  • Bespoke support to take a more in-depth look at specific issues around genocide
  • Recognition for taking part in the day


Saturday 12 December 2020