Belgrade, 4-7 April - Vicinities II rehearsal

The second season of Okruzenje – Vicinities – got off to a very promising start, as the presenters, editor in chief, director and others gathered in Belgrade for a dynamic inaugural show rehearsal.

For a sneak peak of "The Making of Vicinities II", watch the video on the Okruzenje YouTube channel!

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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.

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New Perspectives for the CDRSEE

Climate change, at least in Southeast Europe, seems to have abolished spring and autumn. We seem to go straight from winter into the summer and vice versa. And so, after a long hot summer, the Balkans are still waiting for a little mild weather! And no, I am not referring to elections, the political climate, progress or lack of progress towards the EU, just the weather!

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