Festive opening of the international travelling exhibition “Forced Labor. The Germans, the Forced Laborers and the War” at the Royal Castle in Warsaw

At the opening ceremony of the Warsaw venue on 9th January 2013 at the Royal Castle, the speakers were:

Welcoming address
Prof. Dr. hab. Andrzej Rottermund
Director of the Royal Castle in Warsaw

Address of
Bogdan Borusewicz
President of the Senate of the Republic of Poland

Address of
Cornelia Pieper
Minister of State in the Federal Foreign Office

Remembering, Understanding and Acting
Günter Saathoff
of the Board of Directors of the Foundation “Remembrance, Responsibility and Future” (EVZ)

Understanding and Helping
Dariusz Pawłoś
Chairman of the Board of the Foundation for "Polish-German Reconciliation"

On the exhibition
Prof. Dr. Volkhard Knigge
Director of the Buchenwald and Mittelbau-Dora Memorials Foundation

Memories of a Former Forced Laborer
Bogdan Bartnikowski
Author, survivor of the concentration camp Auschwitz-Birkenau and former forced laborer in Berlin