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Joint activity France, Germany, Macedonia 2013
Numerous bilateral or multialteral joint activities have been realized by Memory Lab-associates who have met through the annual gatherings.
You can find the list of all joint activities realized since 2011 in this document.
A selection of joint activities with more detailled information can be found below:
At the occasion of the 10th anniversary of Memory Lab in 2020, this Forum was an an opportunity to reflect and discuss some of the challenges we are facing in our dealing with the past-work in South Eastern Europe and other parts of Europe, especially in the educational field and around memory sites.
Seminar cycle for educators, memorial / museum staff, youth workers and other interested persons who are involved in educational work / memory work / civil society activism, living in Albania, France, and Germany.
Seminar cycle for teachers, museum professionals, NGO-representatives and artists from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, France and Germany.
30 September – 6 October 2018: First seminar in Germany; Spring 2019: Second seminar in France; Fall 2019: Third seminar in Bosnia and Herzegovina and Croatia.
Seminar cycle for educators, teachers, student-teachers, museum professionals and NGO-representatives from Bosnia and Herzegovina, France and Germany.
30.9-6.10. 2018: First seminar in Bosnia and Herzegovina; Spring 2019: Second seminar in France; Fall 2019: Third seminar in Germany
Memory Lab – working meeting in Tirana, 30 October – 3 November 2018, in order to meet organizations dealing with memory-questions in Albania and to prepare the 9th annual Memory Lab study trip/workshop which will take place in September 2019 in Albania.
In cooperation with the Goethe Institute and the French Institute in Zagreb, Youth Initiative for Human Rights - Croatia (YIHR) organised in the town of Petrinja (central Croatia) a symposium "Remembrance of the Civil Victims of War". Petrinja, as the town that suffered during the 1990s war in Croatia, was chosen as the venue of the symposium - aiming to present memorialisation of civil victims of war practices in Germany, France and Croatia - with the wish to further discuss the initiative for opening a museum dedicated to the civil victims of war in the town.
Memory Lab – Spring - Workshop “Wake up Europe, Sarajevo Calling” Connecting Local History and International Perspectives, Sarajevo, 26-29 June 2017, organized by the History Museum of Bosnia and Herzegovina, in cooperation with Südosteuropa-Gesellschaft and crossborder factory.
“From Sarajevo (1914) to Sarajevo (1992-1996) : Why and how to use Memorials and Museums to teach the history of wars and mass violence in Europe?” - Training for history teachers and students from BiH, Croatia, France and Germany, organized by Historical Museum BiH, Youth Initiative for Human Rights Croatia, Memorial Centar Buchenwald, Historial of the Great War Péronne, Franco-German Youth Office. (October 2015 / May 2015 / October 2014)
“Justice without reconciliation? War Crimes and Trials in France, Germany, Kosovo and Serbia” - Seminar cycle for students from France, Germany, Kosovo and Serbia, organized by Youth Initiative for Human Rights Serbia, Max-Mannheimer-Centar Dachau, ALTEA Limoges, Humanitarian Law Center Kosovo, Community building Mitrovica Franco-German Youth Office. (October 2016 / March 2016 / November 2015)
“Monuments and identity”: Seminar cycle for representatives from NGOs and other organizations from France, Germany and Macedonia, organized by the French-German Youth Office, the Max-Mannheimer-Studienzentrum Dachau, the Historial of the Great War in Péronne and LOJA (Tetovo).
“Developing a culture of communication about remembrance in Prijedor”: Workshop organized in Prijedor organized by Documenta, the Berlin Wall Memorial and crossborder factory with NGOs and citizens from Prijedor. (November 2013)
“Memory Walk” in Sarajevo and East-Sarajevo, organized by the Anne Frank House Amsterdam and the YIHR BiH. (August 2013)
Seminar on memorialization Mising Persons in the Western Balkans, organized by the ICMP: Interventions from Gunter Schlusche / Berlin Wall Memorial and Nicolas Moll. (March 2013)
“War Crimes and Trials”: Seminar cycle for students from France, Germany, Croatia and Serbia, organized by the YIHR Serbia, ALD Osijek, the DRJCS Limoges, the French-German Youth Office and the Max-Mannheimer-Studienzentrum Dachau.
Study trip to Berlin for associations of missing persons, organized by the ICMP: intervention from Günter Schlusche/ Berlin Wall Memorial. (May 2012)
School on Commemorative Cultures for NGOs from the Balkans, organized in Zagreb by Documenta and the Institut für Angewandte Geschichte Frankfurt/Oder.
Study trip to Dachau and Munich for organizations from Prijedor and Srebrenica, organized by the Max-Mannheimer-Studienzentrum Dachau, together with the Centre Malraux Sarajevo.