4. International co-operation

The Council of Europe participates in a comprehensive strategy of co-operation with other international organisations (United Nations, OSCE/ODIHR, UNESCO, European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA), European Commission, and other international institutions, particularly the Task Force for International Co-operation on Holocaust Education, Remembrance and Research (ITF), with which a memorandum of understanding has been signed.

The aims of this international co-operation are:

The first international organisation to involve itself in Holocaust remembrance teaching, the Council of Europe organised an initial meeting of international organisations and institutions in Strasbourg in February 2009.