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"Call for volunteers"
The Association for Historical Dialogue and Research is looking for volunteers to paticipate on astronomy activities with children in the context of 'Columba-Hypatia Project : Astronomy for Peace' on the 13th and 20th of May 2017 from 9:30am to 4pm. To apply and for any further information, we kindly ask you to send an email to Mr Loizos Loukaidis at [email protected]...read more
"SHCAD: Intercommunal Seminars"
The Association for Historical Dialogue and Research is currently organising a series of talks on selected topics regarding issues of common interest across Cyprus. Science and Humanities for Cooperation Across the Divides (SHCAD) aims to bring together academics and researchers from all communities in Cyprus, to share their knowledge and experience in disciplines ranging from History, Architecture, Archaeology to Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics and/or interdisciplinary topics....read more
"Workshop: Missing Persons"
The aim of the educational pack is to introduce the complex and highly sensitive topic of the missing persons to the classroom in a way which provides opportunities to explore the issue in its human, social and political dimensions and contributes to the development of students’ historical thinking....read more
"General Assembly Meeting"
The Board of the Association for Historical Dialogue and Research (AHDR) is pleased to invite all members of the Association to a constitutional General Assembly meeting to be held on Saturday, April 1st, at 14:00 at the Home for Cooperation!...read more
"Astronomy Workshop for Youth"
Call for Applications: The Association for Historical Dialogue and Research (AHDR) in collaboration with the science education initiative GalileoMobile, is hosting a bi-communal Astronomy Workshop for Youth, as part of the “Columba-Hypatia: Astronomyfor Peace” project on April 1st....read more
"Address by AHDR co-President"
We are sharing with you the speech given by the co-President of the Association for Historical Dialogue and Research Dr. Kyriakos Pachoulides during the opening ceremony of the international conference entitled “Education for Culture of Peace: Sharing Best Practices” on 24th and 25th February 2017 at Fulbright Center in Ledra Palace Buffer Zone in Nicosia. The conference was implemented in the context of the Project “Education for a Culture of Peace as a Vehicle for Reconciliation in Cyprus....read more
"Workshop: 'A Look at Our Past'"
The workshop will elaborate on AHDR's publication 'A Look at Our Past', a joint publication with the Council of Europe. The pack is a series of snapshots of Cyprus's multicultural past: a collection of interactive cards which can be used creatively by teachers and their pupils....read more
"INTERNSHIP FOR GREEK-SPEAKERS"
The Association for Historical Dialogue and Research (AHDR) is looking for a Greek-speaking intern to support its activities.Interns provide crucial support to the operations of the AHDR and are supported by staff who help them develop skills in research, project management and event organization. Interns provide research and administrative support and can expect to work on a wide range of projects. Interns will also assist with the preparation, management and delivery of events....read more
"Call for Applications"
The Association for Historical Dialogue and Research warmly invites interested educators to apply for a place at our upcoming conference, organized in partnership with the Council of Europe, on: "Developing a culture of co-operation when teaching and learning history". The conference will take place on the 10th and 11th March 2017 in the premises of the Home for Cooperation at the UN Buffer Zone in Nicosia....read more
"TAKE YOUR SEAT AT THE HOME FOR"
In order to enhance the Homes’ purpose and character; an experienced creative team are hard at work, planning the interior design of this multi-communal space. As well as a conference space, offices and library, the H4C will house a fully functional canteen. And this is where you come in!...read more
"Peace Process Information"
Europe Direct Information Centre Nicosia (EDIC Nicosia) is organizing a four-day event entitled “Cyprus peace process information sessions”, inviting speakers from both communities who are currently involved in the reconciliation process in order to disseminate their knowledge....read more
"Internship Opportunity"
AHDR is looking for a Turkish speaking intern! Click here for more information....read more
"AHDR at OSCE Secretariat"
Last week the AHDR was represented at a two-day OSCE Supplementary Human Dimension (SHDM) meeting at Hofburg Palace, in Vienna....read more
"Columba-Hypatia Project Launch"
Events start for the The Columba/ Hypatia Project: Astronomy for Peace project; a joint project by GalileoMobile and the AHDR. The aim of the project is to bring astronomy outreach activities to students, educators and the general public across Cyprus, in a context promoting peace and understanding between the various communities living on the island....read more
"Inter-Communal Children Choir"
We are launching an Inter-Communal Children's Choir in cooperation with the Home for Coopeartion, KTOS and Proodeftiki Primary and Pre-Primary Teachers' Movement!...read more
"Dead Zone or City Centre?"
Dr Alessandro Camiz, AHDR Research Director proposes a bicommunal design workshop in Nicosia, during a presentation in Athens, Greece...read more
"Enrico Guidoni Summer School"
The first edition of the international summer school “Enrico Guidoni”, organized by the International Centre for Heritage Studies (ICHS) of Girne American University (GAU) was held September 2 to 10 in the Orsini Castle in Castel Madama and the Regional Park of Appia Antica in Rome....read more
"Max van der Stoel Award 2016"
The Association for Historical Dialogue and Research (AHDR) has been named the winner of the 2016 Max van der Stoel Award!...read more
"International Summer School"
Yet another International Summer School in Peace and Conflict Studies organised by the Department of Social and Political Sciences of the University of Cyprus in collaboration with the European Consortium for Political Research, the International Association for Peace and Conflict Studies, the Friedrich Ebert Foundation and the support of the AHDR was successfully completed....read more
"Vacancy Announcement"
Deadline: 26 July 2016 We have just opened a vacancy for an AHDR Coordinator for Education and Research programmes!...read more
"CROSSROADS VI Youth Camp"
Crossroads Youth Camp returns this summer, 29 July to 7 August, in Kampos village, implemented by POST Research Institute and the Association of Historical Dialogue and Research (AHDR) and organised by the NGO TheatrEtc....read more
"International Summer School"
Third International Summer School in Peace & Conflict Studies - State Sovereignty and Conflicted Commons: Violence, Displacement, Cohabitation Nicosia 10-22 July 2016...read more
"Saladin Days come to Cyprus"
Authors, artists, activists, academics and intellectuals will gather this May in Nicosia, to discuss co-existence and tolerance, as opposed to conflict and prejudice....read more
"Gender as a missing lens"
The project is funded by the Anna Lindh Foundation. Its objective is to raise awareness and increase the capacity of educators across Cyprus in order to empower them to integrate a gender equality perspective in their teaching practices....read more
"Community Philosophy Workshops"
Cardiff School of Education is pleased to offer young people of Cyprus the opportunity to take part in a community philosophy enquiry, for free!...read more
"Depicting Cypriot Food Culture"
The Cyprus Virtual Food and Nutrition Museum in collaboration with the Photography and Cinematography Club of Egkomi, announce a photography competition entitled: “Street Food: Depicting the Cypriot Food Culture”....read more
"Launch of interactive website"
The launch of the website took place at a public event at the Home for Cooperation (H4C) in Nicosia where representatives of the main communities of Cyprus were invited to share thoughts and hopes on how this project could contribute to acknowledging and preserving our respective, yet common heritage....read more
"A Shared & Contested City"
Following 3 years of intensive work by an inter-communal groups of researchers, the Association for Historical Dialogue & Research (AHDR) is delighted to be launching the finding of its research project, ‘Nicosia: the story of a shared and contested city’ on Friday 15th January 2016....read more
"Happy New Year!"
Mutlu Yıllar! | Καλή Χρονιά! We would like to extend our greetings and best wishes to all members and friends of the Association for Historical Dialogue and Research (AHDR) for a happy and prosperous 2016....read more
"Launch Gender in History"
A new supplementary educational materialthat aims to break new ground in history education was launched on 28 November 2015 by the Association for Historical Dialogue and Research (AHDR)....read more
"Introducing Gender in History"
AHDR’s latest publication, How to Introduce Gender in History Teaching, will be launched to the public on Saturday 28th November 2015, with a whole-day event including presentations and a workshop....read more
"Joint Statement"
Within the context of the Education for a Culture of Peace Project, the Association for Historical Dialogue and Research (AHDR) and POST Research Institute (POST RI) strongly condemn the incidents of violence that occurred yesterday by members of the fascist organisation ELAM and other individuals against Turkish Cypriots......read more
"Iconoclastic Controversies"
Photography exhibition and public discussions on Iconoclastic Controversies: A visual sociology of statues and commemoration sites in the southern part of Cyprus by Prof. Dr. Nico Carpentier...read more
"Competition Announcement!"
The AHDR,together with Goethe-Insitut Cyprus and Cinema for Peace Foundation (Berlin) announce a short documentary film competition for young amateurs on the topic of 'Overcoming Borders"...read more
"Vacancy Announcement"
POST Research Institute (POST RI) seeks a part-time Communications and Outreach Officer for the project entitled “Education for a Culture of Peace as a Vehicle for Reconciliation in Cyprus”, being implemented in partnership with the AHDR....read more
"Electoral Assembly"
The Board of the Association for Historical Dialogue & Research (AHDR) cordially invites their members to the 2015 General Electoral Assembly, to take place on Saturday 31st October from 3pm - 6pm at the Home for Cooperation....read more
"History in the digital age"
This time the theme for the AHDR workshops in collaboration with the Council of Europe is 'Teaching and learning history in the digital age'...read more
"Announcement of EUROCLIO"
EUROCLIO (European Association of History Educators) is organizing its 23rd Annual Conference on Professional Development and Training Course. The event ‘Remembering the Difficult Past through History Education’ is held in Belfast, Northern Ireland the from the 19th until the 25th March 2016....read more
"Hrant Dink Award"
Since 7 years already the 'International Hrant Dink Award' was given to individuals or organizations that stand for the fight against racism, discrimination and violence. In memory of Hrant Dink it honors especially the personal risk, that is taken while defending this ideals of a more just and free world....read more
"Ali Fevzi Yesilada"
The Association for Historical Dialogue & Research (AHDR) would like to express our sorrow over the passing of our dear friend Ali Fevzi Yeșilada. Ali Fevzi was a friend and supporter of the AHDR since its establishment. He will be remembered with great kindness. Our thoughts are with his family at this difficult time....read more
"Film - Birds of a feather"
'Birds of a Feather - Stories from a conflict zone' is a documentary on Cyprus history now made available by the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and EEA/Norway Grants on YouTube! You can now access it on our website too! *Turkish and Greek below*...read more
"One year of great success"
“Education for a Culture of Peace” project completes its first term of workshops with great success. 180 educators across the island were engaged in a transformational process towards cultivating a Culture of Peace through education!...read more
"Shared Histories - E-Book"
In May 2014 the Council of Europe published an E-book following the completion of the intergovernmental project 'Shared Histories'. An introductory brochure is now available in various languages, including Turkish, Greek and English....read more
"Research Vacancy"
The AHDR is seeking to employ a Research Associate, who will be responsible for ensuring the successful implementation of the AHDR’s research project: ‘Nicosia: The Story of a Shared and Contested city’ project....read more
"Talking History"
Journalist Sevgül Uludağ, is currently featuring a series of interviews in her column Cyprus Untold Stories in Yeni Duzen newspaper, with Armenian Cypriot Nuritsa Nacarya, in which she talks about her experience of displacement, loss and the building new life in Cyprus....read more
"AHDR in the Guardian!"
A few weeks ago, an e-mail from The Guardian reached our office containing a link to an article referring to recent developments in Cyprus and a hopeful message for the future. Among the lines we were delighted to spot a reference to the AHDR and our Director!...read more
"12 years on..."
April 23rd 2003 is a landmark date in Cyprus history. The opening of the Ledra Palace checkpoint where the Home for Cooperation now stands saw an easing of restrictions between the two sides of the island. As news spread, thousands of people flocked to the checkpoint in Nicosia to witness and experience for themselves the unimaginable....read more
"Sign Up Today!"
Interested in becoming a future AHDR Board member? The next electoral election of the AHDR is due to take place in October 2015. Anyone wishing to be a candidate for election to the AHDR Board must ensure they have been a member of the Association for at least 6 months....read more
"The Green Line Regulation"
UNDERSTANDING THE GREEN LINE REGULATION: Want to know more about the Green Line Regulation? Then join this information session being organised by Europe Direct Information Session (EDIC), Nicosia on Wednesday, 22nd March from 16.00 - 17.00 at the Home For Cooperation....read more
"Co-Presidency at the AHDR"
Following the AHDR Annual General Assembly on 13th December 2014, in which a decision was taken to amend the constitution to allow for co-presidency, the Board has been working concretely on securing the necessary steps in order to ensure this next step is implemented....read more
"Presentations now online!"
The AHDR is pleased to announce that the presentations from the recent Council of Europe workshop, "The use of visual sources: ARTS, FILMS, VIDEOS & CARTOONS. Training interpretation skills when teaching and learning history” are now available online....read more
"Peace Education Trainings"
In the context of “Education for a Culture of Peace” Project, implemented by POST Research Institute in collaboration with the Association for Historical Dialogue and Research, non-formal education workshops will introduce educators to the field of Peace Education, providing an overview of the history, central concepts, research and practices within the field....read more
"Nicosia - Oslo Cooperation"
AHDR Director, Shirin Jetha, visited the House of Literature in Oslo from 28th February to 6th March 2015. The visit was another step forward in terms of developing the ongoing cooperation between the two Houses. The House of Literature was an inspirational basis for the future visioning of the Home for Cooperation (H4C) and following the presence of the then Director, Aslak Sira Myhre at the inauguration of the H4C in May 2011, the cooperation between the two entities has remained....read more
"De – mystifying Erasmus+:"
EDIC (Europe Direct Information Centre), Nicosia invites you to attend an Information Session on EU Funding Opportunities on Thursday 19th March from 16.00 - 17.00 at the Home for Cooperation....read more
"Thank you for participating!"
The AHDR would like to thank all those who participated and provided invaluable input at the Council of Europe workshop, "The use of visual sources: ARTS, FILMS, VIDEOS & CARTOONS. Training interpretation skills when teaching and learning history”....read more
"International Summer School"
State Fragmentation, Regional Crises & War Endings Second International Summer School in Peace & Conflict Studies Nicosia, 19-31 July 2015 The University of Cyprus, in collaboration with the European Consortium for Political Research, the Association for Historical Dialogue & Research (AHDR), Home for Cooperation and the International Association of Peace and Conflict Studies organize the Second Summer School in Peace and Conflict Studies....read more
"Thank you!"
The AHDR would like to thank all those individuals who responded to the recent announcement for the Outreach and development Associate vacancy. The AHDR were inundated with applications from highly skilled and talented individuals. We kindly ask all those who applied for their patience and understanding whilst we carefully review all applicants credentials....read more
"Arts, films, videos & cartoons"
The Council of Europe returns to Cyprus with an innovative workshop on Friday 13 March & Saturday 14 March 2015 at the Home for Cooperation. Entitled “The use of visual sources: arts, films, videos, cartoons. Training interpretation skills when teaching and learning history”, this two day workshop will provide both theoretic knowledge and practical skills in alternative methodologies in the teaching of history....read more
"New opening, new opportunity.."
The AHDR is pleased to announce a new vacancy within the organisation, for an Outreach & Development Associate (part-time). As part of a small but effective team, the Outreach & Development Associate will seek to build and maintain relationships with various stakeholders and further engage the wider community in the activities of the AHDR. This is a part- time position offering an opportunity to become involved in the many facets of the AHDR’s activities....read more
"EDIC Nicosia"
The AHDR is delighted to announce the opening of Europe Direct Information Centre (EDIC), Nicosia at the Home for Cooperation (H4C)! Questions about the European Union? Want to know more about your rights and opportunities as an EU citizen Need information about EU policies in your own language? Then visit EDIC, Nicosia. We are here to help in answering your questions regarding various EU matters as well as providing visitors with free publications....read more
"Happy New Year!"
"True security is based on people's welfare - on a thriving economy, on strong public health and education programmes, and on fundamental respect for our common humanity. Development, peace, disarmament, reconciliation and justice are not separate from security; they help to underpin it." Ban Ki-moon, UN Secretary General....read more
"Thank You"
International Conference: "Historical Culture in Divided Societies. From Theory to Practice" - 18th - 20th December 2014. The AHDR would like to take this opportunity to thank all the presenters and discussants for their invaluable contributions to this conference. Moreover, the AHDR would also like to expres its gratitude to is co-organizer, the International Commission for the History and Theory of Historiography (ICHTH). And last, but by no means least, a very big thank you to all of you who attended and participated in this very important discussion. We look forward to seeing you in the New Year!...read more
"Conference Programme Change"
Wu Ming 1 will not be able to participate in the conference due to ill health. We wish him all the best for a speedy recovery and hope to host him in Cyprus in the near future. Due to this unfortunate news, we will start the conference proceedings at 11am on Saturday 20th. However, join us at 10.30 for tea, coffee and cookies before!...read more
"International Conference"
The AHDR is delighted to announce its upcoming international conference entitled "Historical Culture in Divided Societies. From Theory to Practice". This 3 day conference is being organised in cooperation with the International Commission for the History and Theory of Historiography (ICHTH) and will take place between the 18th - 20th December at the Home for Cooperation....read more
"The Act of Killing"
The AHDR is hosting the screening of Joshua Oppenheimer’s award winning documentary "The Act of Killing" on the 18th December at the Home for Cooperation at 5.30pm. The screening will form part of the opening proceedings of the conference “Historical Culture in Divided Societies. From Theory to Practice” from the 18th – 20th December....read more
"Annual General Assembly"
The Board of the Association for Historical Dialogue and Research (AHDR) is pleased to invite all members of the Association to its Annual General Assembly to be held on the 13th of December from 11am till 13 pm at the Home for Cooperation....read more
"East Europe Foundation"
Between the 16th and the 20th of November the AHDR hosted 10 civil society representatives on a study visit organised as part of the project ‘Building bridges between NGOs, business associations and media from Moldova, Ukraine and Russia for conflict prevention in Transnistria’, (more commonly known as ‘People to People’), co-funded by the European Commission and the Swedish and Danish Governments....read more
"Presentations Now Online!"
The AHDR is pleased to announce that the presentations from the recent Council of Europe workshop, “The City as a Living Museum" are now available online. Read on to download key presentations by Dr.Dean Smart, Dr Mário Antas, Mr Brian Carvell and the AHDR's Marios Epaminondas and links to key resources....read more
"Shared Histories"
Council of Europe intergovernmental project on: Shared Histories for a Europe without Dividing Lines. Read this new e-book from Council of Europe resulting from the final conference held in Vienna in 9 – 10 April 2014....read more
"Book Presentation"
The Association for Historical Dialogue & Research has the honour to invite you to the presentation of the book by Prof Omer Gokcekus with Kevin Bengyak “Peculiar Dynamics of Corruption: Religion, Gender, EU Membership and Others” on Monday 17th of November 2014 at the Home Cafe at 6:00 p.m....read more
"The city as a living museum"
The Council of Europe returns to Cyprus on 7th & 8th November 2014 with a teacher training workshop at the Home for Cooperation. Working in artnership with the AHDR, the workshop will offer a unique opportunity for educators to investigate how engaging with the very history around us could be key to the teaching of history....read more
"Buffer Fringe Performing Arts"
\"BUFFER FRINGE\" PERFORMING ARTS for the first time in Cyprus. October 18-19 in the Buffer Zone, Venetian Moat behind the Home for Cooperation (Ledra Palace). 15 fringe performances from across the island will be presented outdoor during the two day event. The Buffer Fringe is organised by the Home for Cooperation project supported by the Norway and EEA Grants....read more
"Thank you!"
Thank you to everyone who came to the International Day of Peace celebrations at the Home For Cooperationon Sunday! Thanks to your generous support we managed to raise an incredible 654 Euros for the PCRF - Palestine Children's Relief Fund...read more
"International Day of Peace"
The Association for Historical Dialogue & Research (AHDR), in honoring the International Day of Peace for the second consecutive year, invites you to join the celebrations at the Home for Cooperation (H4C) on Sunday 21st September from 4 – 10.30 pm....read more
"Fund Raising For Gaza"
As part of the International Peace Day celebrations at the Home for Cooperation, on 21st September, we are pleased to announce details of the our donation page for the Palestine Children's Relief Fund (PCFR). Please help make a difference and donate today: https://www.z2systems.com/np/clients/pcrf1/donation.jsp?campaign=292&...read more
"International Day of Peace"
The Association for Historical Dialogue & Research (AHDR), in honoring the International Day of Peace for the second consecutive year, invites you to join the celebrations at the Home for Cooperation (H4C) on Sunday 21st September from 4 – 10.30 pm....read more
"Europa Nostra Award Ceremony"
With great pleasure we would like to invite all our friends to Local Award Ceremony for the Home for Cooperation, winner of a 2014 EU Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Award in the Conservation Category. Join us on the 16 September, from 19:00 until 21:00, at the Home for Cooperation to celebrate this award....read more
"Treasure Island"
The Nicosia Municipal Arts Centre - Associated with the Pierides Foundation [NiMAC] and the Cyprus Ministry of Education and Culture, Cultural Services, in collaboration with AHDR (Association for Historical Dialogue and Research) and SIDESTREETS Foundation, announce the opening of a new exhibition project entitled Treasure Island on Friday, 26 September 2014. The project features visual works, performances, public discussions, interventions and other events selected through an Open Call, next to a number of preselected works....read more
"Call for Proposals"
CALL FOR PUBLIC HISTORY PRACTITIONERS - The AHDR invites Practitioners of Public History to submit their proposals, for an upcoming International Conference entitled "Historical Culture in Divided Societies", that will take place between 18-20 December 2014 at the Home for Cooperation,Cyprus. Proposal should present completed and/or ongoing Public History Projects (from movies and documentaries to books, exhibition, museums and technology supported applications. Deadline: September 14, 2014....read more
"AHDR Library"
The AHDR library located in the Home for Cooperation is temporarily closed due to internal restructuring. We will keep you updated with the latest developments. Please accept our sincere apologies for this inconvenience...read more
"Vacancies Announcement"
POST Research Institute (POST RI) and Association of Historical Dialogue and Research (AHDR) are seeking individuals for employment for the position of Project Administrator, Project Assistant and Communications Officer for the project entitled “Education for a Culture of Peace as a Vehicle for Reconciliation in Cyprus”....read more
"10 Years On"
The AHDR is pleased to announce the release of a new video examining the Associations 10 year history. This insightful video documents the growth AHDR since its establishment in 2003, and highlights how productive cooperation, creative ideas and passion can bring about groundbreaking steps for a better future. Read on to watch it!...read more
"The European Literature House"
AHDR Executive Director, Shirin Jetha, represented the AHDR –H4C at the European Literature House Meeting in London from 4th – 6th June 2014. The meeting which took place at the Free Word Centre, brought together over thirty five Literature and Debating Houses from across Europe, together with several UK literature development and free expression organisations from the UK....read more
"Oral History Work in Cyprus"
Friday, 4 July, at 17:00 @ Home for Cooperation The University of Nicosia (UNic) & the Association for Historical Dialogue and Research (AHDR) cordially invite you to the presentation of the book "Challenging History: Oral History Work in Cyprus" (University of Nicosia Press)...read more
"Dr Rolandos Katsiaounis"
The Association for Historical Dialogue and Research would like to express its deep sorrow over the untimely passing away of Dr Rolandos Katsiaounis. Rolandos was a friend and supporter of the AHDR since its establishment. He will be remembered as an eminent historian, a profound thinker and a passionate discussant. May he rest in peace....read more
"AHDR Animation"
The AHDR’s animation video to promote the official publication of the AHDR’s Policy Paper on how it envisions education in a multi-cultural, multi-lingual, and multi-faith society in Cyprus will be competing at this year’s Animafest Cyprus in the 'Commissioned Projects' category!...read more
"Public Discussion"
Monday 23rd June 2014, 7pm, Home for Cooperation (H4C), UN Buffer Zone The Association for Historical Dialogue and Research (AHDR) with the collaboration of POST Research Institute (POST RI) and Nicosia, Cyprus – City of Peace Committee invite you to the Public Discussion “Promoting peace and the participatory rights of children and youth within contexts of enduring conflict – The example of “Benposta, Nación de Muchachos” in Colombia’’ with Professor Carlos Eduardo Martínez Hincapié, Director of the School for Peace and Development, UNIMINUTO, Bogota, Colombia...read more
"Youth Theatre Camp"
CROSSROADS V, YOUTH THEATRE CAMP Crossroads youth theatre camp is organised by the NGO TheatrEtc. for the fifth consecutive year at the school of Kampos village in Nicosia, from Friday 1st of August until Sunday 10th of August 2014. The camp is designed for young people aged 15-18 years old....read more
"Summer School"
International Summer School in Peace and Conflict Studies / Nicosia, 20 – 30 July 2014 / Last few places remaining – apply by Friday 30th May! / The University of Cyprus, in collaboration with the European Consortium for Political Research, the AHDR and Home for Cooperation and the International Association of Peace and Conflict Studies is organizing a summer entitled “Peace, Order & Conflict in Times of Crisis: Theory and Practice....read more
"3rd Birthday of H4C"
The Home for Cooperation (H4C) completes today, three prosperous years of positive contribution to the building of a culture of cooperation in Cyprus. H4C invites everybody to celebrate its 3’rd anniversary on Sunday 18’th from 5.00 pm to 11.30pm, at the Open Air Music Festival, which will take place at the Moat, next to its premises....read more
"Songs of My Neigbours"
Mitos Performing Arts Centre in partnership with AHDR invite you to Songs of My Neighbours a co-funded EU Culture program carried out between autumn 2013 and summer 2015....read more
"Good Friday in Famagusta"
The Association for Historical Dialogue and Research (AHDR) express its solidarity to the initiative behind the organization of this event and congratulate all stakeholders not least the bi- communal groups “Famagusta initiative” and “Famagusta our city” for all the work they have put to make this possible....read more
"Magical Violin"
The Association for Historical Dialogue & Research (AHDR), in collaboration with investigative journalist Sevgul Uludag and Nilgun Guney Art Studio, invite you to enjoy an evening of music, memories and paintings by local artists, as we commemorate Cyprus’ famous music master, Vahan Bedelian....read more
"Education in Conflict"
The Association for Historical Dialogue and Research (AHDR) invites you to the International Conference: “Education in Conflict – Conflict in Education” on Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th March 2014 at the Home for Cooperation....read more
"No hate, no violence..."
Τhe Association for Historical Dialogue and Research condemns the violent actions staged by members of ELAM last night in Limassol, at the venue where the former Turkish Cypriot leader Mr Mehmet Ali Talat was invited to give talk....read more
"Beyond Right and Wrong"
The documentary film“Beyond Right & Wrong: Stories of Justice and Forgiveness”, directed byLekha Singh and Roger Spottiswoode, will be screened at the Home for Cooperation, on Friday, March 28th, 19.00....read more
"Turkey under AKP"
The AHDR in collaboration with Politeia and Choice have the pleasure of inviting you to a presentation and public discussion entitled: "Turkey under AKP: From Tutelage to Authoritarianism?" Prof Dr. Levent Köker will present the issue and a question and answer session will follow. Be part of this important discussion!...read more
"International Women\'s Day"
On the occasion of International Women’s Day, the AHDR would like to take a moment to reflect on the advancement of women’s rights in the past and present, whilst acknowledging the continued efforts needed to eradicate gender bias across the globe....read more
"Divided Communities"
Dividing Communities: Discussing the Kosovo Experience Public Discussion on Wednesday 12th March @ H4C from 18.00 – 19.30 Co-organized by the AHDR and NGO Support Centre this public discussion will include presentations by Speakers, Florian Qehaja, Kosovar Centre for Security Studies and Laura Kryeziu, National Albanian American Council – Kosovo. The event will provide the opportunity to draw comparisons from the Kosovo experience and address issues from security to gender. Don’t miss it!...read more
"Council of Europe Workshop"
28 February & 1 March 2014 Council of Europe Teacher Training Workshop “How to deal with stereotypes when teaching about sensitive issues in history” A unique opportunity for educators from across Cyprus to gain invaluable training on the teaching of sensitive issues in history teaching....read more
"Job Opportunity at AHDR"
The AHDR seeks to recruit Communications Officer. The AHDR seeks to recruit a dynamic and self-motivated individual for the position of Communications Officer. Application Deadline: Wednesday 29th January 2014, 18.00 hours (Cyprus, local time)...read more
"Communications Officer Vacancy"
We would like to thank all applicants who applied for the Communications Officer position at the AHDR – H4C. The deadline for applications is now closed. We received an overwhelming number of applications and the Evaluation Committee is now in the process of shortlisting. We envisage that interviews will take place in the week commencing 17th February. Please note that all applicants will be notified of the Committee’s decision, regardless of the results. Thank you for your interest in working with the AHDR – H4C....read more
"Public Debate"
“How Education Can Contribute in the Solution of the Cyprus Problem” An inter-communal public discussion with representatives of youth leaders of various political parties from across Cyprus Wednesday, 29th January 2014 18.00-20.00 Home for Cooperation...read more
"Storytelling club for kids"
Join us with your little ones on Saturday, January 25th at the Home For Cooperation for a special storytelling event through drama followed by an amazing balloon & illusion show! Starts 10.30. Ages: 3-10yrs, For more info pls. email [email protected] or call +357 22445740 (ext. 108), +90 5488345740 Organised by The Meeting Point...read more
"Participate in Kontea Festival"
The Association for Historical Dialogue and Research/ Home for Cooperation invite you to participate in the Kontea Festival which will take place on the 9th February 2014 in Kontea. The activities undertaken are the following:...read more
"Active Ageing at the H4C"
The Meeting Point, an initiative supported by the European Commission Representation in Cyprus and implemented by the Association for Historical Dialogue and Research (AHDR), invites you to an evening with Senior Cypriots to honour the common struggle of labour rights for all Cypriots. The documentary film ‘Mineworkers’ Memories\' will be screened following an introduction by the film’s director, Paschalis Papapetrou and Mr Aziz Barışoğlu. The film is produced in the Greek language with Turkish subtitles....read more
"Storytelling club for kids"
The Meeting Point, an initiative supported by the EC Representation in Cyprus and administrated by AHDR, is organising a trilingual storytelling event for kids aged 3 to 8 years old, on Saturday, 11th January 2014 at 10.30a.m until 1p.m.. at the Home for Cooperation......read more
"Happy New Year"
The AHDR and the Home for Cooperation wish everyone a happy and prosperous New Year 2014! Καλή Χρονιά! Yeni Yılınız kutlu olsun! Please note that the Home will remain closed between the 24th December and the 1st January (inclusive). Read here below the AHDR President\'s New Year message to all......read more
"Vacancies at the AHDR/H4C"
DEADLINE NOW PASSED! THANK YOU FOR APPLYING. SUCCESSFUL AND UNSUCCESSFUL APPLICANTS WILL BE NOTIFIED. The inter-communal, non-governmental, Association for Historical Dialogue and Research (AHDR) and Home for Cooperation (H4C) seek to recruit dynamic and self-motivated individuals for......read more
"\'Girl Rising\' Screening"
\'Girl Rising\' a documentary feature film by Academy Award-Nominated Director Richard E. Robbins, will be screening at the Home for Cooperation, Nicosia on December 11th, 2013, at 8 p.m....read more
"Operator needed for Cafe4C"
The AHDR – H4C seeks an operator for the Cafe4C, the unique café area located on the ground floor of the Home for Cooperation....read more
"Council of Europe Conference"
The Association for Historical Dialogue and Research proudly announces the co-organisation with the Council of Europe of a conference for history teachers and educators with the title‘How to teach and learn history appreciating its diversity: gender issues in history’....read more
"H4C Small Projects Programme"
The Home for Cooperation (H4C) announces its Small Projects Programme through which will provide financial implementation support opportunities for new initiatives, activities and events in cooperation with the H4C. The main aim of this call is to support the implementation of new and appealing small projects......read more
"Animation video launched"
During the celebrations for the International Day of Peace, the AHDR launched an animation video, which was inspired by the intensive and all inclusive process of developing a policy paper on how the AHDR envisions education in a multi-cultural, multi-lingual, and multi-faith society in Cyprus....read more
"Monsieur Doumani H4C Concert"
Local group Μonsieur Doumani, by now known for their innovative and distinctive approach towards Cypriot traditional music, will be performing live at the Home for Cooperation, opposite Ledra Palace Hotel, in Nicosia on the 9th of October 2013. The concert will commence at 20.30 and it will be followed by a DJ session with DJ Koulla P. Katsikoronou. The entrance fee will be 8 euros/ 20TL at the door and 6 euros/ 15TL presale (at the Home for Cooperation)....read more
"International Day of Peace"
The Association for Historical Dialogue & Research (AHDR), in honouring the International Day of Peace, invites you to join the celebrations at the Home for Cooperation (H4C) on Sunday, September 22nd between 4 and 10 pm....read more
"Council of Europe Conference"
The Council of Europe returns to Cyprus! "How to teach and learn history appreciating its diversity?" A series of presentations and interactive parallel workshops focusing on how to introduce gender issues and deal with stereotypes when teaching and learning history in 21st c. schools....read more
"Bus tour to Kontea & Famagusta"
*Places for the Kontea - Famagusta bus tour are now fully booked. Keep checking our website for future bus tours around Cyprus!*Join the AHDR bus tour to Kontea village and Famagusta town centre on Sunday, September 29th, for a fantastic day, as you mingle with others, and enjoy the culture of two wonderful places in Cyprus. The bus tour is organised by the AHDR, under the Norway grants. Places are limited so please register via e-mail at [email protected] or call +357 22 445740/ +90 548 834 5740 by the 25th September 2013. Participation fee: 10 eur (general public) / 7 eur (AHDR members). It includes the bus transportation, lunch, and guided tour of Famagusta....read more
"Research Opportunities"
The AHDR wishes to employ two Research Assistants; one researcher who is fluent in both Greek and English and one researcher who is fluent in both Turkish and English. Research Assistants will contribute to the ‘Nicosia: The Story of a Shared and Contested city’ project for a minimum period of three months with the possibility of an extension. Research Assistants will be responsible for working with the AHDR team to collect the necessary archival material that will be subsequently used for the creation of the online maps. Application deadline: Wednesday 25th September...read more
"Rethinking Education in Cyprus"
The Association for Historical Dialogue & Research (AHDR) has undertaken an intensive and all inclusive process of developing a policy paper on how it envisions education in a multi-cultural, multi-lingual, and multi-faith society in Cyprus. Thanks to the many contributions from educators, researchers, education specialists and unionists, as well as a communications strategy in which all interested individuals and organizations had the opportunity to submit their views and ideas on the issue via various mediums, the final paper is now ready to be shared with the public. During a presentation to be held on the 10th July at 19.15, the theoretical background of the paper, including its aims and scope will be shared. Furthermore, participants will be invited to participate in a discussion on how the recommendations included in the paper could have the maximum impact and advocated to both more people and key people....read more
"ΤRAINING DAY IN HISTORY TEACHI"
In conjunction with its 10th international conference, the History EducatorsInternational Research Network (HEIRNET) and the Association for Historical Dialogue and Research (AHDR) organize a training day for teachers in Cyprus. The event focuses on a range of strategies to enrich students’ learning and aims to inspire teachers’ practice in history. Workshops will be led by some of the HEIRNET’s most prominent experts in history education....read more
"Immigrant Rights Event"
On Friday 12 July 2013 \"An interview with the \"invisible\" other,\" a documentary on racism and immigrant rights in the Greek-Cypriot community premiers as part of a conference under the same title, starting at 17:30, at the Home for Cooperation in the Ledra Palace Buffer Zone, Nicosia. \"An interview with the \"invisible\" other,\" is a Youth Power Small Grants project, launched in April 2013 and implemented by Petros Nicolaou and Petros Heracleous. The project aims to raise public awareness about the issue of racism in the Greek Cypriot community....read more
"HEIRNET Conference"
HISTORY EDUCATORS INTERNATIONAL RESEARCH NETWORK 10th International Conference, Cyprus Saturday 14th to Monday 16th September 2013, Home of Cooperation, Nicosia, Cyprus HISTORY, CONFLICT AND IDENTITY...read more
"Call for Papers"
Call for papers for the conference: “THE ROLE OF EDUCATION IN A MULTICULTURAL CYPRUS”....read more
"New AHDR Board Elected"
The AHDR members elected a new board last Saturday, 8th June, which was appointed for the period 2013 - 2015....read more
"AHDR Board Elections"
The Board of the Association for Historical Dialogue & Research (AHDR) cordially invites the members of the AHDR to a General (Electoral) Assembly meeting on Saturday 8th June 2013 from 10 a.m. to 12.00 at the Home for Cooperation, UN Buffer Zone, Nicosia. Click to read the names of candidates....read more
"AHDR\'s presentation at Bilgi "
Meltem Onurkan Samani and Alev Tugberk were invited to a symposium organised by Istanbul Bilgi Univerisity Sociology and Education Studies Unit in collaboration with Centre for Truth, Justice, Memory entitled \'Facing the Past in Turkey and Training - Needs and Experiences ....read more
"Visit to Houses of Parliament"
All Party Parliamentary Group on Conflict Issues (APPGCI), initiated a public meeting on Cyprus in UK Parliament, which took place on May 24th 2013. The idea was to look into inter communal work, especially on education and trade. Board member Marios Epaminondas was invited to give a presentation about the work of the AHDR and the H4C with a special focus on the importance of dialogue and historical understanding....read more
"AHDR General Electoral Assembl"
The Board of the Association for Historical Dialogue & Research (AHDR) cordially invites its members to a General Assembly meeting at the Home for Cooperation on Saturday, 8 June 2013 at 10a.m. Persons, who have become members of the AHDR, or existing members who have renewed their membership by 10am on 8th June 2013 are eligible to vote. Click for Greek and Turkish text....read more
"H4C\'s 2nd Birthday"
Hundreds of people from all over Cyprus joined the festivities at the Home for Cooperation on Saturday 11th May 2013 for an event co-organized by the Association for Historical Dialogue & Research (AHDR) and the European Commission Representation in Cyprus, to celebrate EU Day and the second birthday of the Home for Cooperation....read more
"Call for Animation"
The AHDR announces a call for the creation of a short animation/or series of short animations developed for different target audiences in order to effectively communicate the AHDR’s policy recommendation on education. The animation should communicate the key points in an easily digestible and attractive format. Application Deadline: Monday 27 May 2013, 17.00 hours...read more
"H4C Birthday Celebrations"
Join us for a fun filled day of festivities at the Home for Cooperation on Saturday, 11th May 2013. Events kick off at 16.00…till late!...read more
"The city as a living museum"
“The city as a living museum: Leading educational city quests” The training course entitled “The city as a living museum: Leading educational city quests”, isorganised by the Association for Historical Dialogue and Research and the Home for Cooperation (AHDR/H4C).The course will be carried out in the framework of the Norway Grants (2009-2014) funding for the ‘Home for Cooperation’ project and it will be held at the Home for Cooperation and within the old city of Nicosia on May 24th (afternoon), 25th (full day), 30th (afternoon) and 31st (afternoon)....read more
"AHDRs message today 23/04/"
On the morning of 23rd April 2003, Nicosia was inundated with 1000’s of Cypriots waiting in disbelief and anticipation as news spread that the crossing point at the UN-controlled Ledra Palace Hotel was to be opened, allowing for Cypriots to encounter the ‘other’ side of their Island for the first time in 3 decades and for some, the first time in their lives. Ten years on, the events of that day and the decisions surrounding it, can still be viewed as the as the most momentous and life changing for many Cypriots, since the division of the Island....read more
"Film Screening"
The Association for Historical Dialogue and Research(AHDR) in collaboration with the University of Cyprus (Department of English Studies) has pleasure in inviting you to the screening of the critically acclaimed film ‘Train to Pakistan’, directed by Pamela Rooks....read more
"Conference on Nationalism"
The AHDR in collaboration with Thekla Kyritsi and Petros Nikolaou are organising a one-day conference on "The Emergence and Development of Nationalism in Cyprus". The conference will take place at the Home for Cooperation, located in the UN Buffer Zone, opposite Ledra Palace Hotel, in Nicosia, on Saturday, 27th April 2013....read more
"Conference for Educators"
The AHDR has the pleasure to invite you to a Professional Development Opportunity for teachers and educators organized by the Council of Europe on Friday 19th of April at the Home for Cooperation. “Effective teaching and learning history in diverse environment: new opportunities and challenges”...read more
"AHDR Policy Paper"
The AHDR invites you to provide your invaluable feedback by Tuesday 19th of March for the policy paper. More particularly, you are encouraged to tell us what do you like or what you don\'t like, what is not clear and what you feel is missing. You are most welcome to provide your feedback in either English, Greek or Turkish. To read the policy paper draft please click here. Please send us your comments to the following address: [email protected]...read more
"Remembering History Seminar"
The Goethe-Institut Cyprus together with the Association for Historical Research and Dialogue, the Friedrich-Ebert-Foundation Cyprus, the Bicommunal Teachers\\\\\\\' Platform \\\\\\\"United Cyprus\\\\\\\" and “Together we can” – The Bicommunal Initiative of Relatives of Missing Persons and Victims of Massacres and War, invite you to a seminar (in English) about “Remembering History – a Case Study from Germany”....read more
"The Other Town"
The AHDR and Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung are co-organising a public screening of the awarded documentary film ‘The Other Town’ on 21 March 2013, at 7p.m. Following the screening, the audience will have the opportunity to pose questions to the film\'s producers Hercules Millas and Nefin Dinc. On Friday, 22nd March at 5p.m., a public lecture on How to transform the images of the \"other\" in Education, will be held and delivered by the filmmakers....read more
"Policy Paper Draft"
Contribute to the AHDR\'s policy paper on Education in Cyprus in the 21st century! Write an email now to [email protected] in English, Greek and/or Turkish. You can access the draft policy paper by clicking here....read more
"Extended Deadline For Calls"
Call for Offers for the creation of a short video for the Association for Historical Dialogue & Research (AHDR). Task: The creation of short video developed for different target audiences explaining the AHDR’s approach to multiperspectivity as it is applied through teacher trainings and education material. Application Deadline: Friday 1 March 2013, 17.00 hours...read more
"Cycling for Cooperation"
The AHDR organises a Cycling for Cooperation tour on Saturday, 2nd March 2013, 2 - 5 p.m. To sign up please e-mail: [email protected] or call +22445740 or +05488345740...read more
"New H4C Podcast: Listen Now"
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"Bi-communal Teacher Training"
Bi-communal teacher training coming up in March at the Home for Cooperation for educators from across the divide. Sign up now and join for free!...read more
"CCHA now live"
The online database address of the Cyprus Critical History Archive (CCHA) was publicized last Friday, 8th February at the Home for Cooperation, and is now available to browse at http://www.ccha-ahdr.info/...read more
"Launch of CCHA"
The AHDR and the PCC invite you to the public presentation of the Cyprus Critical History Archive on Friday, 8th February 2013, at 19.00, at the Home for Cooperation....read more
"10 years &20 million crossings"
10 years and 20 million crossings, article by Poly Pantelides published in the Cyprus Mail on January 23, 2013...read more
"New PO Box number"
Dear all, please be informed that the AHDR has a new PO Box number: 18002 (postcode:1703 Nicosia)....read more
"Education in Cyprus in the 21c"
The Association for Historical Dialogue and Research (AHDR) in collaboration with Cyprus Academic Dialogue (CAD) hosted an inter-communal policy dialogue discussion on ‘Education in Cyprus in the 21st Century’, at the Home for Cooperation on the 24th January 2013. The discussion was led by five keynote speakers with significant contribution to the educational affairs in communities and/ or an active role in education academia: Dr. CananÖztoprak, Dr. Andreas Demetriou, Dr.Birikim Özgür,Dr. Iacovos Psaltis, Dr. Hasan Alicik....read more
"Policy Dialogue 24th January"
The AHDR in collaboration with Cyprus Academic Dialogue (CAD) request your invaluable participation at a policy dialogue discussion on \\\'Education in Cyprus in the 21st Century’. The discussion will be held in Greek, Turkish and English and translation will be provided. The discussion will focus on the following issues: 1. The role of Education in Cyprus, within the current socio- political situation and its possible contribution to the efforts towards a settlement of the political problem. 2. How education could contribute to the sustainability of a future settlement?...read more
"Open Lecture by Prof. Zetter"
\'Lands of no return: population exchange and forced displacement in the 20th Century\', An open lecture by Prof. Zetter & Screening of \'Twice a Stranger\' Wednesday, 30th January, 18.00, Home for Cooperation...read more
"History Training Workshop"
The Association for Historical Dialogue and Research (AHDR) announces two upcoming teacher training workshops aiming at introducing its Supplementary Educational materials for educators. The next of the series of Professional Development roll-out workshops for teachers of Cyprus will be held on Friday, 25th January 2013, 16.00 – 19.00, at Neapolis University of Paphos, at the Seminar Hall, (2nd floor, Danae Avenue,2, 8042 Paphos) and on Friday, 8th February, 2013 at the University of Cyprus, in Nicosia....read more
"New Year Wishes"
Dear members and friends of the AHDR, The year 2012 has been a productive and exciting one at the Association for Historical Dialogue and Research (AHDR)......read more
"New EEA & Norway Grant"
EEA Grants – Norway Grants continues its support of cooperation efforts in Cyprus through new funding for the Home for Cooperation and the activities of the AHDR for the promotion of history education in Cyprus....read more
"IT & Techical Consultancy"
Many thanks to everyone who has provided an offer for AHDR\'s IT & Techical Consultancy. Please be informed that the name of the winner application will be announced during the second week of January 2013....read more
"Birds of a Feather"
The documentary film‘Birds of a Feather’, by Stefanos Evripidou and Stephen Nugent, will be screened at the Home for Cooperation, on Wednesday, December 5th at 20.30. A public discussion with the film producers will follow the screening. Mrs Yeliz Shukri (Filmmaker) and Dr Costas Constantinou (Academician) will make short introductions to the discussion, which will be coordinated by the Head of Prio Cyprus, Dr Harry Tzimitras....read more
"Prix Jeunesse 2012"
Prix Jeunesse - The best in children\'s TV is coming to Cyprus on December 7th & 8th, honoured by the internationally recognised Prix Jeunesse International competition, and will feature, in a seminar for children’s film experts and screenings for children and their parents......read more
"Cycling for Cooperation"
Come join AHDR’s free, guided bicycle tours and explore old Nicosia like never before! The 2 hour tours especially designed for youth, offer a fun and alternative way to explore the old city, learn about its multicultural aspects and meet new people. Sign up by November 28th!...read more
"Job Vacancy"
The Association for Historical Dialogue and Research (AHDR) seek to recruit an Administrative Officer for ongoing projects and programmes. For information on how to apply......read more
"IT & Technical Consultancy"
The AHDR seeks to engage support for its information technology and technical needs. The Consultancy Company will be required to provide on-going support on an as-needed basis, whilst also overseeing IT and technical needs related to the Home for Cooperation (H4C). For information on how to apply......read more
"Cafe4C - Call for Offers"
The Home for Cooperation is calling all interested parties to submit their offers in order to operate the Cafe4C, the canteen space on the ground floor of the Home for Cooperation....read more
"Learn Greek &Turkish"
This is your chance to learn Greek and Turkish at low cost tuition fees, with experienced teachers in a diverse space! For more information about the lessons, please e-mail [email protected] with your name and knowledge of the chosen language or call (+357) 22445740 and (+90) 5428506681. Please express your interest by November, 9th 2012....read more
"History Training Workshop"
The AHDR is offering unique teacher training workshops aiming at introducing its Supplementary Educational materials for educators and is delighted to announce its upcoming workshop in Deryneia....read more
"A talk by Thomas Hammarberg"
On the occasion of the Cyprus Presidency of the Council of the European Union, AHD and the Home for Cooperation, in collaboration with the Council of Europe and the EEA and Norway Grants, have the honour of hosting a public lecture by former Council of Europe’s Commissioner for Human Rights Human Rights Activist, Mr Thomas Hammarberg Thursday 4th of October 2012 at 19.30....read more
"Library Internship"
Want to gain invaluable experience and boost your CV? Well the AHDR may be able to help… The AHDR Library is looking for librarian interns!...read more
"Partnership Opportunity at H4C"
A call has opened for a Partnership Opportunity for Residents at the Home for Cooperation. The deadline for submission of offers is Friday 17 August 2012, 17.00 hours....read more
"Call for Offers"
for the Digitization of Educational Material for Children. Application Deadline: Monday 6 August 2012, 17.00 hours....read more
"Workshop on 10 July"
"CHANGING ATTITUDES BY LISTENING TO EACH OTHER’S STORY", on Tuesday 10 July 2012, from 09.30 to 16.00 at the Home for Cooperation. Please register your participation by emailing: [email protected] by 7th July 2012....read more
"Everyday Nicosia: Past&Present"
Public Debate, Thursday 5 July 2012 18:00, Home for Cooperation, with Greek and Turkish simultaneous translation...read more
"Tour of Hans and Markets"
In the context of the exhibition \"Nicosia: Topographies of Memory\", a tour of Hans and Markets in Old Nicosia will take place tomorrow, 30 June 2012, at 9:30am starting from the Home for Cooperation. The tour will cover areas across the divide in Nicosia, so participants are asked to carry with them their ID cards or passports. See you all tomorrow!...read more
"Exhibition Opening"
28 June – 30 September 2012 Nicosia: Topographies of Memory From Ermou Street to the Buffer Zone Home for Cooperation Nicosia Exhibition Opening Thursday 28 June 2012, 19:00 Tour of Hans and Markets in Old Nicosia 30 June 2012, 9:30 (Starting from the Home for Cooperation) Public Debate Thursday 5 July 2012, 18:00...read more
"Vacancy at AHDR"
The AHDR currently has a vacancy for an "H4C - Communications Officer". The H4C – Communications Officer will contribute to the effective implementation of the MIDE project as a key member of the project team, as well as being responsible for the smooth running of the H4C and ensuring itseveryday function and future sustainability. As such, duties will be divided equally between the MIDE project and H4C....read more
"Want to gain experience?"
Well the AHDR may be able to help…. The AHDR is looking for interns during the summer period!...read more
"Discussing a Solution"
Cypriots’ Voice, in cooperation with FRIEDRICH-EBERT-STIFTUNG and the Association for Historical Dialogue and Research cordially invite you to a public discussion titled: “Restoring Commitment for a Negotiated Solution”, on Monday 18th June 2012 at the H4C....read more
"TWICE A STRANGER"
To mark the opening of the multimedia exhibition: TWICE A STRANGER The Association for Historical Dialogue and Research (AHDR) and the Cyprus Community Media Centre (CCMC) cordially invite you to the following events:...read more
"In memory of Peter Loizos"
In memory of Professor Peter Loizos, the Loizos family has kindly donated books from the Professor's library to the AHDR/H4C library....read more
"HAPPY BIRTHDAY H4C!"
On Sunday 6th of May, hundreds of people from all over Cyprus joined the birthday celebrations at the H4C. The Ledra Palace buffer zone was filled with an array of colours, languages, music and food with children of all ages, along with adults, joining the activities on offer, including painting, graffiti, a music workshop and traditional Cypriot games....read more
"Speaking to One Another"
Save the Date! On Friday 11 May 2012, “Speaking to One Another” will be opening at the Goethe Institute....read more
"HISTORIC WALKING TOUR"
To Arabahmet Quarter, Saturday, 12 May 2012, RSVP by 9 May 2012...read more
"Local History Workshops"
AHDR is welcoming students, researchers, artists and others interested in exploring Nicosia’s multi-cultural and multi-faceted past through local history workshops. Registration Deadline 9 May...read more
"H4C BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION!"
Join us to celebrate one year of H4C on 6 May 2012 with a street festival!! This will include a host of activities for all to enjoy, including bike tours of Nicosia, games, painting and graffiti activities, laughter yoga, live music, and other surprises! Be part of this historic event by joining us for the celebrations and help us make the 6th May truly unforgettable!...read more
"TEACHER TRAINING"
The Association for Historical Dialogue and Research (AHDR) is delighted to announce that in the context of its Professional Development Program for teachers a workshop will take place on: Friday 20 April 2012 16.00 – 19.00 @ KTOEOS...read more
"HAPPY EASTER!"
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"CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS"
The 6th May 2012 marks the 1st birthday of the Home for Cooperation and the Association for Historical Dialogue & Research (AHDR) are planning a truly memorable celebration. As such, the AHDR are looking to recruit Volunteers to assist both in the lead up to and during 6th May celebrations....read more
"Opportunities for Teachers"
The Association for Historical Dialogue and Research (AHDR) is delighted to announce the start of its Professional Development Program for teachers....read more
"Launch of Educational Material"
Our educational material have been launched and are available ONLINE!!...read more
"Capturing History"
Launch of the new thought-provoking CCHA video titled ‘Capturing History’!...read more
"INTERNATIONAL WOMENS DAY"
It’s not only about (his)story! A message from AHDR on Women's day...read more
"CALL FOR RESEARCH ASSISTANTS"
The Cyprus Critical History Archive...read more
"SEASONAL HOLIDAYS"
The AHDR would like to inform all its members and friends that it will be closed from Saturday 24 to Wednesday 28 December inclusive....read more
"CAFE4C’S BIG OPENING NIGHT"
The Home for Cooperation and Debbies Cookies is delighted to announce the launch party of the “Cafe4C” on Thursday 15th December 2011. With food and drinks, as well as live music, you wont want to miss it!...read more
"CALL FOR COOPERATION"
The AHDR have pleasure in announcing another exciting opportunity to join the Home for Cooperation Office Space – partnership opportunities for organization/s to become resident-partners at the Home for Cooperation...read more
"CHILDRENS TV @ H4C"
THE BEST IN CHILDREN’S TV COMES TO CYPRUS! 12 & 13 DECEMBER 2011 - HOME FOR COOPERATION...read more
"A LOOK AT OUR PAST"
“A Look at Our Past”- A trilingual set of supplementary learning materials for learning and teaching history in schools in Cyprus”, produced by the Council of Europe and the AHDR is now available online!...read more
"A LOOK AT OUR PAST"
Teachers and Students from Across the Divide looked to their past through the Council of Europe and AHDR’s interactive teaching pack....read more
"SEMINAR: 18&19 NOVEMBER"
“A look at Our Past – Developing Channels of Intercultural Communication”...read more
"CAFE4C NOW OPEN!"
Coffee, cookies, friendship and dialogue at the H4C.......read more
"SAVE THE DATE"
The AHDR have several events coming up over the next few months...be sure not to miss them!...read more
"VACANCIES & CALL FOR OFFERS"
Job Vacancies & Call for Offers for IT / Technical Services...read more
"SHARED SPACES CONFERENCE"
The AHDR and the PRIO Cyprus Centre (PCC) invite you to a conference entitled: Shared Spaces and their Dissolution:Practices of Coexistence in Cyprus and Elsewhere 14-15 October 2011 @ Home for Cooperation...read more
"N.Ireland Visit to Cyprus"
What might Cyprus Gain From The Experience of The Northern Ireland Peace Process? Would you like to listen the personal experiences of key figures in the Northern Ireland peace process? Would you like to hear Northern Ireland’s similar story from their own negotiation team? UK Parliamentarian Rt Hon Jeffrey Donaldson MP and other key leaders of the Northern Ireland Peace Process will visit Cyprus in October. They will give two seminars, one in the South and the other one in the North....read more
"HELP NAME THE H4C CAFE!"
The Association for Historical Dialogue & Research (AHDR) is pleased to announce that to kick off a new season, the Home for Cooperation’s café will soon be in operation!...read more
"Pool of H4C Caretakers Needed"
The Association for Historical Dialogue & Research (AHDR) are currently seeking to recruit a pool of dedicated individuals to work as H4C Caretakers to take responsibility for overseeing events and activities at the Home for Cooperation (H4C) after office hours and at weekends....read more
"Call for Research Proposals"
As part of AHDR’s effort to deepen its research agenda and welcome new ideas from its members and friends, the Association welcomes proposals on new research projects and interests. Apply by 16 September 2011!...read more
"AHDR’s unique initiative to pr"
22-23 October 2010 marked a 2-day workshop organised by Association for Historical Dialogue and Research (AHDR), with the aim of promoting Students’ Historical Understanding. AHDR once again welcomed educators, researchers, historians and civil society groups from around Cyprus to its workshops entitled “Developing Historical Understanding”, which took place at the Goethe Institute, the J.W Fulbright Center and the Cyprus Community Media Centre in Nicosia....read more
"Condolences to Norway"
The AHDR Board of Directors expresses its condolonces to the Kingdom of Norway for the horrific incident that took place on 22 July....read more
"Mandela International Day"
To commemorate Nelson Mandela International Day, the Association for Historical Dialogue and Research (AHDR) in cooperation with UNFICYP, held a screening of the Clint Eastwood movie, `Invictus`, on Monday 18 July at the Home for Cooperation, located in the UN Buffer Zone, opposite Ledra Palace Hotel....read more
"Music, Culture & Art at H4C!"
The Association for Historical Dialogue and Research and the Anna Lindh Foundation had the pleasure of hosting a concert by the Iraqi ‘ud player Khyam Allami at the Home for Cooperation, on Thursday 7 July 2011, at 9 pm....read more
"H4C opens its doors!"
The 6 May 2011 saw the historic official opening of the Home for Cooperation. The inauguration ceremony was attended by the leaders of the Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot communities of Cyprus, Demetris Christofias and Dervis Eroglu, who stood together in a powerful display of solidarity and support with representatives of civil society and dignitaries from around Europe, including the Council of Europe, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland and the Netherlands, to celebrate a major new initiative that promises to deepen and expand cooperation and dialogue in Cyprus....read more
"NEWLY ELECTED BOARD OF AHDR"
Following the Association for Historical Dialogue & Research\\\'s (AHDR) General and Constitutional Assembly on Saturday 18 June at the Home for Cooperation, the Association has great pleasure in announcing new Board of the Association....read more
"Minister visits H4C!"
British European Minister, David Liddington, visited the Home for Cooperation on 28 June....read more
"MESSAGE FROM NEW AHDR BOARD"
Following the Association for Historical Dialogue & Research\\\'s (AHDR) General and Constitutional Assembly on Saturday 18 June at the Home for Cooperation,the newly elected Board would like to share an important message with the Association\\\'s members and friends....read more
"Opportunity - H4C Canteen"
Located within the Ledra Palace Buffer Zone, Nicosia, the Home For Cooperation (H4C) provides a shared space for inter-communal cooperation and dialogue. Hosting a library and archive, offices, conference and exhibition spaces, the H4C with its programs and partners, aims to foster intercultural dialogue and understanding both in Cyprus and globally. Within the Home, is a canteen area that the AHDR is currently seeking an operator for....read more
"Calling AHDR Members"
The Board of the Association for Historical Dialogue & Research (AHDR) has declared a proclamation of an Extraordinary General (Electoral) and Constitutional Assembly. As such, the AHDR cordially invites their members to an Extraordinary General Assembly meeting on Saturday 18 June 2011 from 10 a.m. to 12.00 at the Home for Cooperation, UN Buffer Zone, Nicosia. Persons, who have become members of the AHDR at least 15 days before the Extraordinary General Assembly, are eligible to vote. Any persons wishing to be nominated for the Executive Board, should apply in writing at least 7 days before the Extraordinary General Assembly to: [email protected]...read more
"BE PART OF HISTORY!"
BECOME A VOLUNTEER AND MAKE A DIFFERENCE...... The Association for Historical Dialogue & Research (AHDR) are looking to recruit Volunteers to assist both in the lead up to and during the inauguration of the Home for Cooperation from 6 – 9 May 2011....read more
"History on the Grill"
Lorem Ipsum is simply dummy text of the printing and typesetting industry. Lorem Ipsum has been the industry\\\'s standard dummy text ever since the 1500s, when an unknown printer took a galley of type and scrambled it to make a type specimen book....read more
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