Tag Archives: Europe

May 11-15, NGG-EASR Conference, “Religion and Pluralities of Knowledge,” Netherlands

[ May 11, 2014 to May 15, 2014. ] The joint conference of the Dutch Association for the Study of Religion (NGG) and the European Association for the Study of Religions (EASR) — also ranked as special conference of the International Association for the History of Religions (IAHR) — on the theme of “Religion and Pluralities of Knowledge,” will be held 11-15 May, 2014 [...]

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Oct. 25-27, Conference, “Analysing Jewish Europe Today: Perspectives from a new generation,” Germany

[ October 25, 2013 to October 27, 2013. ] After the positive outcome of the first “Analysing Jewish Europe Today” Conference in 2010, JDC International Centre for Community Development is organising the second edition of the conference, to take place in Berlin, Germany on October 25-27, 2013.

The conference will analyze contemporary Jewish life in Europe from a new generation’s point of view by offering [...]

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CFP Deadline: June 25, Workshop, Islam in Europe through the Balkan Prism, Bosnia and Herzegovina

[ June 17, 2013 to June 25, 2013. ] This conference aims to look at Islam in Europe “through the Balkan prism”. What are the historical, institutional and religious traits that characterise endogenous European Muslims? How have they recast themselves vis-à-vis European models and ideas?

The workshop will be held October 24-26, 2013 at the University of Sarajevo in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

The organizers invite submission [...]

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CFP Deadline: June 28, Conference, “Analysing Jewish Europe Today: Perspectives from a new generation,” Germany

[ May 28, 2013 to June 28, 2013. ] Drawing on the positive outcome of the first “Analysing Jewish Europe Today “Conference in 2010, JDC International Centre for Community Development is organising the second edition of the conference, to take place in Berlin, Germany on October 25-27, 2013.

The conference will analyse contemporary Jewish life in Europe from a new generation’s point of view by [...]

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CFA: Sep. 17, EUROCLIO Annual Conference, Germany

[ August 16, 2012 7:00 am to September 16, 2012 11:59 am. ] Registration for the 20th EUROCLIO Annual Conference, in Erfurt (7-13 April 2013), Germany is open now. European Grants are available!

The event is registered in the European Union Lifelong Learning Programme catalogue and participants from one of 27 EU countries, EU candidate countries, and EU EEA (Norway, Switzerland, Iceland) are eligible to apply for either Comenius [...]

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ENORB – European Network on Religion and Belief

The European Network on Religion and Belief (ENORB) seeks to work with others to develop a long-term network, within the framework of EU policies on equalities and fundamental rights, to combat discrimination and promote mutual understanding in the field of Religion and Belief. ENORB will facilitate dialogue between Religion and Belief [...]

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Lingua Comica Fuse

This new publication by the Asia-Europe Foundation is the third edition of the Lingua Comica programme. 14 emerging artists from Europe and Asia were put together two and two and developed cartoons under the theme “East meets West”.

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Number of international students increasing in Turkish universities

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Islam (Instruction) in State Schools: An EU Lifelong Learning Project

This project addresses the teaching and learning challenges and the need for successful integration through education of Muslim migrants in Europe, as well as providing officials, directors and teachers in school an understanding of international norms for freedom of religious expression within the framework of respect for human rights. Two noteworthy publications (e-books) that are [...]

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Has Multiculturalism Failed?

This paper was compiled following David Cameron’s speech at the Munich Security Conference on Saturday 5 February 2011.
The speech and media discussions of it dealt with three principal themes: The concept of multiculturalism, and whether multiculturalism in Britain, and in Europe more generally, has failed; The nature and causes of violent extremism, and approaches to [...]

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