Basic criterias for a story to be included in the database

Basic criterias


Basic prerequisites for the recording of a story in the Fritz Bauer Library (database)

  • an active struggle for human rights in the past or present
  • risk to one's own life, to one' s professional existence or freedom
  • the reason for the action is self-defence (because ones own legal rights are violated) or emergency help (because the legal rights of others are violated)
  • action is taken with no consideration in return
  • the presentation of testimonials and documentary evidence