CDRSEE at the “Culture of Regional Cooperation” workshop
May 26, Belgrade — The CDRSEE’s Executive Director, Ms Zvezdana Kovac, will attend the workshop “Culture of Regional Cooperation”, an event organised by Erste Foundation, European Fund for the Balkans and Renner Institut, to prepare for the “Civil Society Initiative of the Vienna Western Balkans Summit” that will take place in August in Vienna. This event is an opportunity for civil society representatives to express their opinions and send a resounding message to representatives of the European Union regarding a common future.
Okruzenje ("Vicinities") Season IV filming
June 22-29, Belgrade -- The Okruzenje team films the first six episodes of Season IV of the regional current affairs talk show. Guests from around the Western Balkans will discuss topics that affect daily life in the region.
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.
Medjimurje - 19-20 May 2015 -- While access to pre-school education for Roma children in Medjimurje has been visiblly improving in the past decade, segregation remains a huge challenge to be overcome, as discussed at the final assessment roundtable of the CDRSEE's Uniting Differences project.
Trento, 1-4 May 2015 -- The American Field Service, in celebrating its 100 years of service, brought together hundreds of government officials, academics and NGOs, including the CDRSEE, to talk about peace and reconciliation...
Roma Community members, pre-school teachers and local authorities, NGOs, CSOs, local trainers and international experts are preparing to gather in Sveti Martin na Muri, Croatia, for a final evaluation of the CDRSEE's "Uniting Differences" project, aimed at helping keep Roma children from dropping out of school.
The CDRSEE is launching a new TV current affairs talk show, "Vicinities Europe", which leverages the impact and experience of the very successful "Okruzenje" ("Vicinities") project but focuses on Europe as a whole.
Athens, 14-15 April 2015 — A first selection of historical documents for the two new Joint History Project volumes was made last week in Athens.
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.