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Jewish Heritage Europe о работе Центра "Сэфер" в Бешенковичах
Belarus: Comprehensive survey of Jewish cemeteries announced
In August 2016, for example, some 29 people took part in a field work session in Beshenkovichi , Belarus, one of whose aims was to completely document the Jewish cemetery as part both of a broader catalogue of Jewish cemeteries in the country and a general Jewish heritage preservation project in the town. The project was organized by the Sefer Center together with the Institute of Slavonic Studies (Russian Academy of Sciences) and supported by Genesis Fund, UJA Federation of NY and Russian Science Foundation.
During the field work the Jewish cemetery was completely catalogued, with 1,200 gravestones describes, and a detailed map of the cemetery was made.
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