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HOLOCAUST EDUCATION AND GENOCIDE PREVENTION

Botswana

Botswana

Population – 1,640,115
Jewish Population – 100 (0.01%)

Government-Related Holocaust Education/Information

Ministry of Education and Skills Development – Botswana does not mandate the teaching of the Holocaust, nor is the Holocaust included in its state curriculum.  In Module 7 of the History Curriculum for Secondary Education there are lessons on World War II.  Also, Module 3 of Standard 6 of the Upper Primary Social Studies Curriculum includes lessons on Human Rights and Peaceful Coexistence. 
http://www.moe.gov.bw/index.php?id=171

Botswana has a National Commission for UNESCO.

General Holocaust Education/Information

There is no established Jewish Community in Botswana.

Jewish Organizations
African Jewish Congress – Committed to a Jewish Future in Sub-Saharan Africa
www.africanjewishcongress.com