Recent News from the Institute for Historical Justice and Reconciliation

1471840_578691982209750_908451529_n IHJR – Institutional Update - Following the institutional announcement made by the Institute for Historical Justice and Reconciliation (IHJR) on 30 April 2016, EUROCLIO is proud to have been designated as custodian of the legacy of the IHJR. The Friends of EUROCLIO Foundation has agreed to keep all records and material of IHJR, including the publications of shared historical narratives. Board Member […]
IHJR 28-10-15 4 IHJR Presents: ‘Depolarizing the Past’ Pilot Project. - The IHJR is proud to present the first results of its new project ‘Depolarising the Past’. In 2015, the IHJR organized a series of lecture s for its Netherlands-based pilot project  aimed at addressing societal tensions that are caused by historical conflicts such as 1915 or the relationship between Israel and Palestine. Building on its track record […]
The Georg Arnhold International Summer School 2015 - Between June 22 and 27, IHJR’s Head of Finance and Programs Ties Schelfhout attended and presented at the Georg Arnhold International Summer School 2015 on Transitional Justice and Education at the Georg Eckert Institute (GEI). This was attended by fellow participants in the field from Africa, Asia, Europe and North America. The theme of the […]

The IHJR

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.