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The Center for Democracy and Reconciliation in Southeast Europe
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
Uniting Differences team
The Uniting Differences project off to an enthusiastic start.
Vicinities impresses, top journalists vow to cooperate
The CDRSEE’s current affairs talk “Vicinities”, kicked off another season with a roundtable discussion on regional cooperation of the media.

Upcoming events:

Uniting Difference: Training of Trainers
Nov. 21-22, Međimurje County, Croatia -- The second Training of Trainers workshop will take place as part of the programme to help integrate Roma children into the Croatian public schools. 

Histories of 1914 : Debates and Use of the Origins of World War One in Southeastern Europe
Nov. 22, Graz, Austria -- The CDRSEE is organizing a history education panel on“Teaching World War I”. To include members of the History Education Committee and the CDRSEE Director of Programmes as moderator. 

Uniting Differences: Teacher Training event
Dec. 12-13 Međimurje County - First teacher training event is scheduled to provide teachers with tools to help keep Roma pre-school children in Croatian public schools.

International Conference on "European Commemoration"
Dec. 16-17, Berlin, Germany -- CDRSEE's Executive Director will attend the conference, organised by the German Federal Foreign Office, the IfA, and the Chairs for Contemporary and Public History of the University of Heidelberg. 

Uniting Differences: Teacher Training event
Jan. 9-10, Međimurje County -- Second teacher training event is scheduled to provide teachers with tools to help keep Roma pre-school children in Croatian public schools.

Uniting Differences: Teacher Training event 
Jan. 23-24, Međimurje County -- The third and final training of teachers is scheduled  to provide teachers with tools to help keep Roma pre-school children in Croatian public schools.

Uniting Differences: Assessment Roundtable
Feb. 4-5, Međimurje County -- The final event of the Uniting Differences programme, during which teachers, trainers, organizers and local leaders will discuss and assess the projects, its impact and its future. 

Who we are

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.



Board of Directors convenes in Thessaloniki for 22nd Meeting

11/11/2014

The Center for Democracy and Reconciliation in Southeast Europe Board of Directors gathered in Thessaloniki this weekend, celebrating the successes of 2014 and mapping out the future as the CDRSEE embarks on new projects and expands its flagship programs.

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CDRSEE signs important new contract for next phase of JHP

11/06/2014

The Center for Democracy and Reconciliation in Southeast Europe has signed a 600,000 Euro contract with the European Union, enabling the CDRSEE to move ahead with one of the most important projects in its 16-year history and sealing the future of its flagship Joint History Project.

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Thessaloniki Open 2014 – European Debating Tournament

11/05/2014

The CDRSEE’s first foray into the world of competition debating was very successful, with participants from around the world who took part in the Thessaloniki Open 2014 – European Debating Tournament praising the result.

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Debaters ready to take on Thessaloniki

10/31/2014

Judges, participants and volunteers for the Thessaloniki Open 2014 European Debating Tournament have begun arriving in the host city, getting ready to take over this year’s European Youth Capital while taking on major topics of critical importance.

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Uniting Differences holds major training in Croatia

10/29/2014

The Uniting Difference project successfully completed one of five major training sessions of the programme, bringing the Teaching for Early-Learning Methodologies to teacher-trainers in Croatia and inspiring more action to help keep young Roma children in the public education system.

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Reconciliation - an educational mission, and a possible one

07/23/2014

CDRSEE has contributed an interesting overview on reconciliation as an educational mission to Lifelong Learning in Europe (LLinE), a trans-European journal dedicated to the advancement of adult education, lifelong learning, intercultural collaboration and best practice research.

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