Conference: „Historiography and History Education in the South Slavic- and Albanian-Speaking Regions“, 3-4 June 2015

The conference in 2015 will engage closely with Albanian-Slavic and Albanian-Greek relationships in textbooks and historiography. Skopje in Macedonia is the ideal host city for the conference; the Ohrid Agreement signed in 2001 introduced far-reaching rights for the Albanian ethnic group in Macedonia, who make up 25-30% of the total population. The good working relationship…

History teachers’ conference, 31 March-5 April 2014 in Ohrid

Ohrid in Macedonia was the setting from 31 March to 5 April 2014 for the Euroclio Annual Conference, which was attended by eighteen Albanian history teachers from Serbia, Macedonia, Albania, Kosovo and Montenegro; as result of cooperation between Euroclio and the Georg Eckert Institute. In previous years, Albanian participants had been few and far between…

Conference: „Albanian-language history textbooks and teaching in south-eastern Europe“, 6-8 November 2013 in Prishtina

Albanian-language history teaching is provided in five countries in south-eastern Europe, each with its own national school curricula whose needs and requirements the teaching has to take into account. Textbooks and curricula in this subject are accordingly diverse; some books used in schools are translations of the textbooks provided for the majority-language population in each…