Using the special #ikherdenk hashtag on various social media such as Twitter, Facebook or Instagram, the #ikherdenk Campaign calls on everyone in the build-up to and on 15 August to say why they stand in silence at the commemoration. This can be done in text or in a personal video message.
Why do you pay tribute on 15 August? Tell us via social media, hashtag #ikherdenk.
To see an example, watch the video message from Sandra Reemer:
In addition, below you can find more information about the events in the Dutch Indies before, during and after the Second World War in South-East Asia. To understand what we commemorate on 15 August and why.