Recent News from the Institute for Historical Justice and Reconciliation

affiche ‘Crossing Borders’ now in Istanbul - The IHJR is very proud to announce that the Institut Français in Istanbul will launch in partnership with the IHJR a photo exhibition ‘Franchir les Frontrières’ in Istanbul on March 26, 2015. The exposition is based on the IHJR project ‘Crossing Borders between Turkey and Armenia’, marked by a landmark photo exhibition launched at the […]
Two sides of the Coin Photo Panel Discussion: From Conflicting Narratives to Peace and Reconciliation in Israel/Palestine - On 4 March, The Institute for Historical Justice and Reconciliation, Leiden University and The Hague Institute for Global Justice are hosting Professor Motti Golani, Chair of the International Israel Studies Program of Tel Aviv University, and Dr. Adel Manna, Senior Research Fellow of the Van Leer Jerusalem Institute, who will present their joint IHJR-publication on […]
ISSA interviews Dino IHJR Scholars visiting Leiden - IHJR is proud to announce that the course it has co-organised with the Faculty of Humanities of Leiden University on ‘Collective Memory: A Shared Historical Narrative in Reconciliation’ was successfully launched on February 2, 2015. The purpose of this course is to offer MA students in International Relations a multiperspective approach both from an academic and […]
IHJR-Lecture1 IHJR’s First Leiden Debate on ‘From Divided Memories to Reconciliation, Transformation in the Western Balkans and the Middle East’ - The Institute for Historical Justice and Reconciliation and Leiden University are pleased to invite you to attend the panel discussion ‘From Divided Memories to Reconciliation, Transformation in the Western Balkans and the Middle East’ Today, in the Western Balkans and Middle East, unresolved historical legacies are major obstacles to reconciliation. A panel of three renowned […]
POSTER_FINAL_VERSION Timothy Ryback Delivers Lecture at Ghent University - On the 3rd of November, IHJR founder and Executive Committee member Timothy Ryback gave a talk at Ghent University on ‘Constructing Shared Narratives: The Politics and Practice of Historical Reconciliation’ as part of the university’s Thinking About the Past (TAPAS) lecture series. You can find more information about the lecture series here.    
IHJR-Logo The Institute for Historical Justice and Reconciliation has moved to Leiden University - As of October 1st, the Institute for Historical Justice and Reconciliation has moved to Leiden. The new address of the Institute is Reuvensplaats 2-4, 2311 BV  Leiden. The Institute’s move is the result of a strategic partnership with Leiden University. We of the IHJR are looking forward to our future in Leiden.  
DigranTchouhadjian In the Footsteps of Tchouhadjian - The Institute for Historical Justice and Reconciliation is proud to present the documentary short ‘In the footsteps of Tchouhadjian’. This Armenian-Turkish co-production is co-directed by Mesut Yasar Tufan and Ara Shirinian. The documentary short traces the life and art of Dikran Tchouhadjian, the famous Armenian composer from Istanbul. The composer was praised as the forerunner […]

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The Institute for Historical Justice and Reconciliation (IHJR) 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 Institute for Historical Justice and Reconciliation (IHJR) is an independent, nonprofit institution based in Leiden.