Recent News from the Institute for Historical Justice and Reconciliation
IHJR in Berlin: On October 7, 2016, the IHJR will be participating in a workshop devoted to innovation and creativity in international affairs. The event will take place on the premises of the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Berlin.
Ethics & Legacy: The IHJR is developing a series of case studies that examine best practices for ethical responses to complex historic legacies by governments, corporations and institutions of higher education. The initial findings will be presented at Oxford University in October 2016.
Social Cohesion: The IHJR is cooperating with EUROCLIO in developing Phase II of the successful 2015 Social Cohesion Project, “Depolarizing the Past,” that is designed to address community tensions in The Netherlands that have resulted from unresolved historical legacies.
The Institute for Historical Justice and Reconciliation (IHJR) under the auspices of EUROCLIO works with educational and public policy institutions to organize and sponsor historical discourse in pursuit of acknowledgement, and the resolution of historical disputes. Founded in 2004, the IHJR has conducted multi-year projects in Asia, Africa, Europe and the Middle East.