What is Gernika Gogoratuz?
Gernika Gogoratuz (Remembering Gernika), is a Peace Research Centre that was created in 1987 coinciding with the 50th anniversary of the bombing of Gernika. Gernika Gogoratuz develops its activities within the framework of Memory and Culture of Peace.
The Peace Research Centre is supported by the Gernika Gogoratuz Foundation. Its main purpose is “to contribute, with contributions generated or supported by scientific reflection, and linked to the town and / or symbol of Gernika, to the achievement of a just and emancipatory peace worldwide and in the Basque Country, in particular, and thus comply with the non-legislative proposal approved by the Basque Parliament on April 10, 1987 to establish a Centre for Peace Studies in Gernika”.
The Centre has a specialized library that contains a documentary collection with 8.630 automated registers. A library with 6.140 monographs, 383 didactic units and 363 audiovisual teaching resources.