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22 January 2013- CDRSEE takes part in celebrating 50 years of French - German friendship

On the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the Élysée Treaty, the French and German Consulates in Thessaloniki together with the Goethe Institute and the Institute Français organised a soiree with a selection of French and German opera repertoire, which was hosted by the "Kratiko Odeio".

Journalist Tim Judah reflects on history, books and the Balkans

Tim Judah, Balkans correspondent for the Economist, came to our December conference in Belgrade, which discussed the Cold War and the Balkans after 1989 - and plans for the next stage of the Joint History Project. We asked him to reflect on history, books and the Balkans. Our historians may mark it.

7-9 December 2012: International Conference: Contemporary approaches to Cold War and Post-Cold War Balkans: main themes, open questions, unresolved debates

The CDRSEE kicked off the new Joint History Project in Belgrade on December 7 to 9, with an international gathering of the top academics...

7-9 December 2012: International Conference: Contemporary approaches to Cold War and Post-Cold War Balkans: main themes, open questions, unresolved debates, Belgrade

A new step in the JHP begins on Friday December 7th with the opening of this event supported by USAID and the ISC, carefully preparing the grounds for addressing sensitive historical issues following the JHP methodology and principles.

The CDRSEE Board of Directors gathered on December 2 and 3 to review the past year and to look ahead to 2013

Welcomed by the CDRSEE team and under the leadership of Board Chairman Dr. Erhard Busek, 10 board members engaged in lively discussion about progress in reconciliation in the region, the events of the past year and most importantly, the CDRSEE’s goals and focus for the new year.