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Raoul Wallenberg Centenary - His Life and Legacy
19 Sep 2012 -  The Holocaust and the United Nations Outreach Programme partnered with the Museum of Jewish Heritage- A Living Memorial to the Holocaust, and the Permanent Missions of Hungary and Sweden to the United Nations to observe the centenary of the birth of Swedish diplomat Raoul Wallenberg on 19 September 2012.

David Marwell, Director of the Museum, interviewed authors Kati Marton and Beng Jangfeldt on the life and legacy of Mr. Wallenberg, who is credited with saving the lives of tens of thousands of Jews in Hungary during the Holocaust.

Peter Launsky-Tieffenthal, United Nations Under-Secretay-General for Communications and Public Information, and Jan Eliasson, United Nations Deputy Secretary-General were featured speakers.