Online Module: The Holocaust and Fundamental Rights

Doc. 6: Positions and arguments of the other delegates

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In this section, you'll find the positions of different countries that participated in the Evian Conference. Please find the entire document in the download section.

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Salomon Adler-Rudel, The Evian Conference on the Refugee Question, in: Leo Baeck Institut Yearbook (1968), 235-276.

Nearly twenty-five speakers participated, reading one by one statements referring to the particular character of their countries, existing immigration legislation, the necessity of negotiating with Germany concerning some kind of transfer of capital and belonging of the emigrants, and the fact that they were not in a position to make any commitment with regard to future immigration. 

Please find the entire document with the positions of the European countries, the British Commonwealth countries and the American Republics in the download section.

 

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