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The Center for Democracy and Reconciliation in Southeast Europe
CDRSEE to Host Panel Discussion at 24th Economic Forum in Poland
"Are Divided Memories a Threat to a United Europe?" panel by CDRSEE and Institute for Eastern Studies (Warsaw)
The Economist: JHP helps teachers gain "a broader perspective"
The international news magazine has recognised the importance of the CDRSEE and our work.
CDRSEE receives Human Rights Award
This year the Human Rights Award of the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung pays tribute to the particular merits of the CDRSEE
Vicinities a hit in Brussels
On Wednesday, Dec. 4, more than a hundred dignitaries gathered in Brussels to experience “Vicinities” in an event sponsored by European Parliamentarians.

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The Center for Democracy and Reconciliation in Southeast Europe is a non-governmental, non-profit organisation that seeks to foster democratic, pluralist, and peaceful societies in Southeast Europe. We advocate principles of social responsibility, sustainable development, and reconciliation among the peoples in the region. We accomplish these goals via seminars, publications, conferences, research projects, exchange programmes, and opinion polls.

Hands on the Balkans Seminars Get Underway


The CDRSEE’s latest initiative, the Hands on the Balkans seminars, are set to take place over the coming weeks. The HoB seminars, for which the CDRSEE has partnered with the Belgrade based European Movement in Serbia, are geared to provide emerging professionals, as well as students and graduates of political science...

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In Memoriam - Dr. Enes Milak


It is with great sadness that we acknowledge the passing of our dear friend and colleague, Dr. Enes Milak. He was a researcher at the Institute of Modern History in Belgrade and later served as the Director of the AVNOJ History Museum in Jajce, Bosnia and Herzegovina.

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CDRSEE at “European Identity and the Future of the Balkans” conference in Skopje


SEE took part in an important international conference in Skopje, addressing “European Identity and the Future of the Balkans”.

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CDRSEE moderating a panel discussion at conference in Sarajevo


The CDRSEE played an important role in a Sarajevo conference, moderating a panel discussion on a provocative analysis of the Balkans, its status, trends and possible development scenarios.

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CDRSEE At International Symposium Commemorating The First World War In Zagreb


Three CDRSEE members and affiliates actively participated at the International Symposium, "Commemorating 1914: Exploring the War's Legacy". The Symposium took place on May 5th and 6th at the Croatian State Archives in Zagreb and was organised by the EUNIC network in scientific partnership with the historians of Zagreb University and the Youth Initiative for Human Rights and Documenta NGOs.

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History Teaching and Critical Thinking


Dr. Koren, a member of our History Education Committee, reflects upon the continued need to enlighten teachers, politicians and policy makers about the importance of encouraging critical-thinking skills in the history classroom.

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