South East Europe

Balkan Academic News- 17 October 2017

Today's Topics:

1. Job: Research Associate in the Research Field of Historical
Balkan Linguistics, INZ, Austria
2. CfP: Workshop 'Voluntarism in (post)socialism, ' Ljubljana,
Slovenia, 22-23 March 2018
3. CfP: Edited volume 'Democratic Engagement in South-East
Europe: Stories to be told'
4. CfA: LISS-DTP PhD studentship, Queen Mary University of
London, UK


Equality Bodies in the EU and in SEE. Different Approaches, Good Practices and Mutual Learning

30 Jan 2018 - 13:00
Resowi, SR 15.33, tract B, 3rd floor

According to Art 13 of the EU Directive implementing the principle of equal treatment between persons irrespective or racial or ethnic origin states have to designate a body for the promotion of equal treatment.

Transnational culinary entanglements in South-East Europe in the XVIII- XIX centuries

20 Jun 2017 - 13:00 to 14:00
Resowi, SR 15.33, tract B, 3rd floor

The complex and entangled character of the contemporary Balkan cuisines has been emphasized usually to stress their richness, based on borrowings taken from the “Orient”, Mediterranean basin or Central Europe. However, the history of the occurrence of all these entanglements is not that clear.

CSEES selected to implement the project 'Promoting Human Rights and Minority Protection In South East Europe'

The Centre for Southeast European Studies of the University of Graz is selected to implement the Project 'Promoting Human Rights and Minority Protection In South East Europe' (Publication of good Practice) supported by the Council of Europe and European Union. The project aims to improve access to rights for minorities at various levels of government based upon Council of Europe standards in this field and in particular on the Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities (FCNM) and the European Charter for Regional or Minority Languages (ECRML).