The first round closed. The results of the first round listing the names of 42 finalists will be available on this webpage from 2 April 2018 on.
Lidice for 21.century
The knowledge contest "Lidice for the 21st Century" is hosted by the Lidice Memorial, a semi-budgetary organization of the Ministry of Culture, The Institute for the Study of Totalitarian Regimes and the Faculty of Arts, Charles University in Prague. It is dedicated to children and youth from the whole world that are 10–19 years old.
Its aim is to contribute to keeping the memory of the citizens of the Central Bohemian Village Lidice who were murdered by Nazis in 1942. Furthermore it should deepen the knowledge of the youngest generation about historical events connected to World War II, totalitarian regimes of the 20th century as well as the transformation of the post-war legacy of LIdice up to the early 21st century.
Prize-Giving Ceremony at St. Wenceslas's Church
On Wednesday 5 June 2019. the ceremonial announcement of the results of the 14th edition of the contest and prize awards to the winners and finalists took place at St. Wenceslas's church in Opava, which is looked after by the Opava Cultural Organization.