Call for Contributions: New Paradigms of Non-Territorial Autonomy

The European Centre for Minority Issues (ECMI), in co-operation with the Political Science Department of Babes-Bolyai University, is looking for contributions on New Paradigms of Non-Territorial Autonomy. Abstracts should be sent by 1st of June 2015. Continue reading

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Upcoming Conference on 1990 CSCE Copenhagen Document

Celebrating the 25th anniversary of the 1990 Document of the Copenhagen Meeting of the CSCE, a conference will be held at Akademie Sankelmark in Flensburg on 5-7 June. Continue reading

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2015 Minority Roundtable: Power of numbers

Featuring a presentation by Adrian Schaefer-Rolffs, (M.A. and doctoral candidate at teh University of Hamburg), and Prof. Dr. Kai-Uwe Schnapp (University of Hamburg), the event will address the latest findings on the higher-than-estimated number of minorities in the border region… Continue reading

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Ponomaryov lectures at EPP seminars in Chisinau

Serhiy Ponomaryov, deputy director of the Department for Observance of the Rights of the Child, Non-Discrimination and Gender Identity at the Secretariat of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights, guest lectured during the ECMI Eastern Partnership Programme (EPP) seminars in Chisinau, Moldova last week. Continue reading

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Osipov joins conference panel on post-Soviet territorial autonomy

ECMI Senior Research Associate Dr. Alexander Osipov has been invited to participate in a panel discussion on “Territorial autonomy as a tool of minority accommodation in the post-Soviet space: the cases of Ukraine and Moldova” during the 24th Annual Conference of the Centre for Russian, Soviet, Central and East European Studies. Continue reading

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Dr. Jackson-Preece on EPP: I really support the motivations behind the project

Dr. Jennifer Jackson-Preece, ECMI Advisory Council Chair and Associate Professor of Nationalism at the London School of Economics and Political Science, delivered a lecture in Chisinau, Moldova on the topic of “The EU Antidiscrimination Mechanisms” during the two-day seminar “Antidiscrimination Norms of the European Union, National Law against Discrimination and their Implementation” organized by the ECMI Eastern Partnership Programme. Continue reading

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Upcoming EPP seminars on anti-discrimination in Chisinau

The next round of the ECMI Eastern Partnership Programme (EPP) conferences entitled “Anti-discrimination norms of the European Unions national law against discrimination and their implementation” will be held on 12 and 13 May in Chisinau, Moldova. Continue reading

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