Association of Jews-refugees of WWII

This organization was established in 1998 and is a member of the Jewish Community of the Republic of Moldova.

Number of organization members all over the territory of Moldova (including Transnistria) is about 1000 people. The average age of members is from 70 to 90 years. This is the generation of war children, those people who have gone through all the horrors of the war years including hunger, loss of loved ones, illness, endless wanderings, constant threat of physical extermination.

Objectives of the organization:

• Representing the interests of Jewish refugees in front of international organizations assisting World War II victims.

• Collaboration with Yad Vashem - National Memorial of Holocaust and Heroism (Israel, Jerusalem) within the frameworks of documentation gathering project to perpetuate names of the Jews perished during Holocaust.

• Collection of refugees memoirs (written and audio) telling about the years of wandering during the war years & publication of these materials

Educational work with young people on the topic - "Lessons of World War II", "The Holocaust in Europe and Moldova" is also a part of the organizational activities. Active confrontation with Holocaust deniers.


Chairman – Mr. Rabinovich Mark Rafaelovich

Phone: +373 (79) 73-99-94



Public Association “Jewish Community of the Republic of Moldova” is a nationwide organization consisting of 9 regional Jewish Communities and different organizations in Chisinau.





If you have any interesting information or questions, do not hesitate to contact with us:

Address: 5 E. Doga str., of. 229, Chisinau MD-2005, Moldova

Tel/fax : +373(22)509689