In the Balkans, peaceful co-existence and tolerance between different ethnic groups have remained fragile. Against the background of relative economic stagnation, the refugee situation in Europe has triggered increasing national extremism, right-wing populism and democratic instability not only in the EU as well as in...
During November 16-18th, after almost two years in the making, the Democratic Left in Southeast Europe, a platform activists from all over Southeast Europe have been building together with FES Dialogue SOE, yielded a 'soft launch'.
The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung Regional Dialogue Southeast Europe organized a preparatory conference in Berlin on 6 – 8 November to lay the conceptual groundwork for simultaneously conducting a new round of FES Youth Studies in 2018.
For the fourth time now, the FES Prishtina office, together with the Kosovar Ministry of Foreign Affairs organized the Diplomatic School on Human Rights and Democracy, which has been an ongoing project since 2014.
From October 20-22, more than 40 educators from Bosnia, Slovenia, Serbia, Macedonia and Croatia attended the Centropa seminar "Teaching Balkan Jewish History, the Holocaust and Digital Storytelling" in Sarajevo.
The International Youth Conference “European values for the Future of SEE countries” has been organized for the last 15 years in Krusevo, Macedonia where more than 1000 young people have come together throughout the years to discuss the future of the region. The conference was held during September 15-19th.
The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung Dialogue Southeast Europe in cooperation with Centre International de Formation Européenne (CIFE) and the Austro-French Centre for Rapprochement in Europe (ÖFZ/CFA) organized a panel debate titled “A Region in Europe – The Future of the Berlin Process and EU Integration in the Western...
The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) is a non-profit German foundation funded by the Government of the Federal Republic of Germany, and headquartered in Bonn and Berlin. It was founded in 1925 and is named after Germany's first democratically elected President, Friedrich Ebert. FES is committed to the advancement of both socio-political and economic development in the spirit of social democracy, through civic education, research, and international cooperation. Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung is the oldest political foundation in Germany.