CENTER FOR DEMOCRACY AND RECONCILIATION IN SOUTHEAST EUROPE
  • Okruzenje

    (Vicinities)

    Prime Ministers of Albania and Serbia look to future on Okruzenje.
    PMs Edi Rama and Aleksandar Vučić came together
    for the first time in a TV studio as guests of the CDRSEE's "Okruzenje".

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  • The Economist

    The Economist: JHP helps teachers gain "a broader perspective"
    The international news magazine has recognised the importance of the CDRSEE and our work.

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  • ePACT

    A kick-off meeting of the CDRSEE and EUROCLIO
    project “ePACT” took place in The Hague on 18-19 February.

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  • Joint History Project

    The Regional History Teacher Conference
    held in Podgorica was widely covered in the Media and
    drew more than 60 historians.

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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.

 

  FES honors CDRSEE with Human Rights Award 

A few words from CDRSEE Executive Director Zvezdana Kovac A few words from CDRSEE Executive Director Zvezdana Kovac

Dialogue and re-examination versus dissent and division

Transcript of speech given upon reception of the jury award in the ‘Media Initiative of the Year’ category at the European Citizenship Awards 2016 ceremony in London on 12 September 2016

Okruzenje is a joint initiative of the CDRSEE and European Fund for the Balkans (EFB), financially supported by the German Foreign Ministry. We are grateful for their support as it enables us to implement the idea of gathering TV channels from the entire Western Balkans (the countries of ex-Yugoslavia and Albania) around a political TV show. Eight countries from the region exchange a news programme, for the first time ever after the wars of the 90s!

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News

12
Sep
Fortune favors the bold: Okruzenje/Vicinities is honored in London

Out of more than 100 applicants, Okruzenje/Vicinities receives the jury award in the ‘Media Initiative of the Year’ category at the European Citizenship Awards 2016 ceremony in London’s City Hall for its achievement in gathering citizens from acro

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07
Sep
JHP travels to the land of the Rising Sun

In connection to the upcoming translation and publication of the two new volumes of the Joint History Project in Japanese, Professor Nobuhiro Shiba from the University of Tokyo visited the Joint History Project Series’ Editor Professor Christina K

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31
Aug
JHP in Sarajevo's bazaar

In a Sarajevo bazaar setting on August 30th, it was not goods being exchanged, but ideas.

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Areas of Strategic Focus

Education

Developing innovative educational methodologies to empower tomorrow’s democratic citizens with critical thinking and multi-perspective skills. Read more

Media & Communication

Utilising the power of the media to promote dialogue, share experiences and overcome disagreements without violence. Read more

Social Inclusion

Long-term integration of marginalised groups through creative, educational and practical projects-putting the people in control of their own destinies. Read more

Current Projects

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Zvezdana Kovac
Executive Director
Montenegro
Antonis Hadjiyannakis
Programme Adviser
Greece
Elena Farini
Financial Officer
Greece
Ruth Jennifer Sutton
Development Officer
United Kingdom
Jenny Demetriou
Development Officer
Brazil-Greece
Sasa Kulenovic
Project Manager
Italy
Michaela Zervidou
Project Manager
Greece

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