On the 4th of July the Association “Shamir” has hold an annual event “Steps for Life”. In this day people came to the Old Jewish Cemetory, among them were the Shoa survivors and their children, deputies from the Jewish communities in Latvia and Germany, Latvian political ans social statesmen, representatives from the embassies of Germany, US, Spain, Switzerland, Belarus, Azerbaidjan. The idea of the event brought together the participants regardless of their nationality, religion or political view. This year more than 200 people participated in the walk through former Riga Ghetto area.
We are very grateful to all the people who took part!