OeAD, Austria’s Agency for Education and Internationalisation

Kanzlei. Internationaler Verein für Wissenschaft und Kultur


OeAD-GmbH — Austria's Agency for Education and Internationalisation

Ebendorferstraße 7, A-1010 Vienna

FN 320219 k | Commercial Court Vienna | ATU64808925

Managing director: Jakob Calice, PhD

T +43 1 53408-0



Kanzlei. Internationaler Verein für Wissenschaft und Kultur

Traunfelsgasse 9/12

1200 Vienna


Author: Gerhard Baumgartner, Vienna

Editorial Board: Patrick Siegele, Jennifer Barton (OeAD), Moritz Wein (BMBWF), Saška Dimić, Vienna

Editorial Assistance: Keerian Toth, Carola Reichl (OeAD),

Didactics Expert Group: Irmgard Bibermann (University of Innsbruck), Maria Ecker, Karen Polak (Anne Frank House Amsterdam), Robert Sigel (Bavarian State Chancellery)

International Experts: see „About the project”

Translation: KERN Austria GmbH, Plößlgasse 11, 1040 Wien | Chris Marsh, Innsbruck | Andrea Stettler | Claude Singer

Design + Technical Implementation: Earlybird GmbH, Gumpendorferstraße 15/2/2, 1060 Vienna


Funded by contributions from the Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Research

as well as the Fondation pour la Memoire de le Shoah, Paris and the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance – IHRA.


Responsible for Content:
OeAD-GmbH — Austria's Agency for Education and Internationalisation

with it’s program ERINNERN:AT

Legal Entity:
OeAD-GmbH — Austria's Agency for Education and Internationalisation



Archiv der Gedenkstätte Dachau, Archiv der Gedenkstätte Ravensbrück, Archiv der Gedenkstätte Westerbork, Bezirksmuseum Prešov, Deutsches Bundesarchiv Berlin Lichterfelde, Deutsches Bundesarchiv Koblenz, Dokumentationszentrum deutscher Sinti und Roma, Dokumentationszentrum österreichischer Roma, Fotoarchiv der Gedenkstätte Yad Vashem, Gedenkstätte Kaserne Dossin in Mechelen/Malines, Gemeindearchiv Halbturn, Holocaust Memorial Museum Washington, Institut für Stadtgeschichte Frankfurt am Main, Institut für Zeitgeschichte der Universität Wien, Internationaler Suchdienst Arolsen, Jasenovac Memorial Museum, Landesarchiv Burgenland, Malik Verlag Berlin, Museum für Roma Kultur Brno,Österreichische Nationalbibliothek, Privatbesitz Gerhard Baumgartner, Privatbesitz Leopold Banny, Privatbesitz Nikolai Bessonov, Privatsammlung Michelle Kelso, Privatsammlung Szabolcs Szita, Ungarisches Volkskundliches Museum, Ethnographisches Museum Tarnow, Sammlung Andreas Maislinger, Sammlung Emmanuel Filhol, Sammlung Forum for Living History Schweden, Sammlung Jacques Sigot, Sammlung János Barsony, Sammlung Thomas Huonker, Staatliches Verwaltungsarchiv Prag, Stadtarchiv Ravensburg,Stiftung Bayerische Gedenkstätten, Stiftung Denkmal für die ermordeten Juden Europas, Stiftung der Gedenkstätte Buchenwald und Mittelbau-Dora, Zentralrat deutscher Sinti und Roma

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ISO Certification

The OeAD association, which has been incorporated in the OeAD-GmbH, introduced a quality and process management system in 2006 with the aim of continuously improving, developing and optimising its services and internal processes. In the same year the OeAD association was certified according to the international quality standard ISO 9001:2000. Since then, the effectiveness of the quality management system has been confirmed annually by external monitoring audits. In 2016 the OeAD was certified according to ISO 9001:2015.



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