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The objective of the Foundation is to undertake scientific, educational and cultural activities for the world-wide research, remembrance and recognition of Poland’s citizens fighting for life and freedom under occupation and in exile in connection with the Second World War; and in doing so to:
– include Polish citizens’ lives in Poland before and during the Second World War and their life in exile during and after the war;
– initially focus on the experiences of Polish citizens affected by the Soviet invasion and occupation of eastern Poland, including their subsequent experiences;
– preserve the memory of the former Eastern Borderlands of the Second Republic of Poland prior to Soviet occupation and of the Polish citizens of different ethnicities and religions who had lived there for centuries;
– support the exiled Polish citizens and their descendants to research the fate of their families, to widen their knowledge about their Polish roots and strengthen their connections with the Polish nation;
– undertake and support cooperation between the members of Polonia and Poles living abroad with the Polish nation in the areas of education, research, culture, religion and economics;
– build the knowledge of Polish culture in Polonia communities;
– deepen the knowledge in Poland of Polonia and the Polish emigration;
– organise various means of promoting the scientific and cultural achievements of Poles and of Polonia.