Every year the ECMI organizes a number of events both in Flensburg and in the regions of our Regional offices. Conferences, seminars, workshops, lectures and other types of events are usually announced ahead of time on our main homepage or on the pages of the Regional offices.
Recurrent events include
For all events that the Centre has participated in month for month, see below.
Conferences, Seminars, Lectures and Events
Additional events are in preparation and will be announced as soon as possible.
12 January - 13 January
ECMI Director Prof. Dr. Tove Malloy and Senior Research Associate Dr. Zora Popova attend the event of launching German OSCE Chairmanship in Berlin.
14 January - 16 January
ECMI organizes letcure series in cooperation with the European Studies Master Programme (EUS) of the Europa- Universität Flensburg (EUF) on the topic “Diversity in a changing Europe: challenge or opportunity?”.
Lecturer: Prof. Michal Vasecka (Masaryk University in Brno/ Czech Republic, Centre for the Research of Culture and Ethnicity/Slovakia and a Member of the European Commission Against Racism and Intolerance (ECRI))
When: 16:30, Monday , 18 January 2016
Where: Room HG 247 (Main Building), Europa-Universität Flensburg
ECMI Director Prof. Dr. Tove Malloy and the Resource Development Officer/Legal Counsel Astrid Voss attend the GIZ (German Society for International Cooperation) / Fuen (Federal Union of European Nationalities) Workshop at the House of Minorities.
ECMI former Project Assistant Oana Buta delivers a lecture to the European Studies' students of the Europa-Universität Flensburg under the frames of the ECMI European Minority Regime seminar at the ECMI conference hall.
23 January - 27 January
ECMI Senior Research Associate Dr. Raul Cârstocea attends "9th Europe – Ukraine Forum" in Łódź, Poland.
ECMI Project Assistant Sonja Wolf makes a presentation about the ECMI and its activities at the Europa-Universität Flensburg. The presentation takes place under the course of „Minderheiten in Deutschland im europäischen Kontext“ coordinated by Prof. Dr. Thomas Steensen.
02 February - 07 February
ECMI Senior Research Associate Dr. Alexander Osipov and Project Research Associate Hanna Vasilevich, Ph.D make a study visit to ECMI Caucasus in Tbilisi, Georgia. The aim of this visit is to learn more about the projects in Georgia, which could support the ECMI Eastern Partnership Programme(EPP).
03 February - 05 February
ECMI Director Prof. Dr. Tove Malloy attends the ACFC external consultations on the 4th Thematic Commentary on the scope of application of the FCNM, in Vienna, Austria.
08 February - 16 February
08 February - 08 February
ECMI Project Assistant Victoria Martovskaya gives a lecture to the European Studies' students from the Europa-Universität Flensburg at the ECMI conference hall. The course is delivered in the frames of the ECMI European Minority Regime seminar.
ECMI Communications and Outreach Tamari bulia gives a lecture to the European Studies' students at the Europa-Universität Flensburg. The course is delivered in the frames of the ECMI European Minority Regime seminar.
15 February - 17 February
ECMI Senior Research Associate Dr. Alexander Osipov participates in the seminar on Territorial Autonomy of Gagauzia in Comrat, Moldova.
18 February - 19 February
ECMI Senior Resaerch Associate Dr. Zora Popova attends the Directorate-General Justice meeting on Roma issiues in Brussels.
21 February - 26 February
ECMI Director Prof. Dr. Tove Malloy attends the ACFC plenary meeting in Strasbourg.
A school group from the Rødding Højskole in Denmark visits the European Centre for Minorirty Issues. ECMI Senior Research Associate Dr. Andreea Cărstocea makes a presentation about the ECMI activities and Roma situation in Romania.
03 March - 05 March
ECMI Senior Research Associate Dr. Alexander Osipov makes a presenation on communist legacies at a conference "Human Rights after 1945 in the Socialist and Post-Socialist World" at German Historic Institute in Warsaw, Poland.
06 March - 12 March
ECMI Director Prof. Dr. Tove Malloy takes part in the mission with the ACFC in the United Kingdom.
07 March - 12 March
07 March - 20 March
A group of elderly women from "Kulturkreis" in Schleswig-Holstein visit the European Centre for Minority Issues. ECMI Project Assistant Sonja Wolf makes a presentsation abou the ECMI and its activities.
ECMI Director Prof. Dr. Tove Malloy addresses a speech to the European Committee of the Regional Parliament of Schleswig-Holstein.
04 April - 07 April
ECMI Senior Research Associate Dr. Alexander Osipov presents the Eastern Partnership Programme and ethnocultural policies in the former Soviet Union at the Harriman Institute, Columbia University, New York.
09 April - 11 April
ECMI Project Assistants Victoria Martovskaya and Sonja Wolf participate in the planning meeting of the minority festival in Riga, Latvia. The event, which takes palce in summer, is organized by the German Embassy in Riga and the Minsitry of Culture of the Republic of Latvia.
ECMI Project Assistant Victoria Martovskaya attends the OSCE Conference at the German Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Berlin.
14 April - 16 April
ECMI Director Prof. Dr. Tove Malloy, Senior Research Associate Dr. Alexander Osipov and Project Research Associate Hanna Vasilevich, Ph. D. attend the seminar of ECMI on territorial autonomy of Gagauzia in Chisinau, Moldova.
17 April - 26 April
ECMI Senior Research Associate Dr. Alexander Osipov and Project Resaerch Associate Hanna Vasilevich, Ph.D. conduct the seminars in three cities ov Moldova: Chisinau, Comrat and Balti. These activities take place under the frames of the ECMI Eastern Partnership Programme.
ECMI hosts a panel discussion with the topic: “What is the Protocol to Ensure Language Rights and how can we contribute to it?”. The event takes place at Flensborghus and is organized by the Council of Social Entities for the Basque Language, Kontseilua, and the Donostia/San Sebastián 2016 European Cultural Capital Foundation.
19 April - 22 April
10 May - 11 May
19 May - 20 May
ECMI Director Prof. Dr. Tove Malloy, Senior Research Associate Dr. Raul Cârstocea, Communications and Outreach Tamari Bulia and Project Assiatant Mariana Jimsheladze attend 10th Anniversary event of the European Studies' Master's program at the European University of Flensburg.
22 May - 27 May
ECMI Director Prof. Dr. Tove Malloy attends the ACFC plenary meeting in Strasbourg.
23 May - 31 May
ECMI Senior Research Associate Dr. Alexander Osipov and Pproject Research Associate Hanna Vasilevich, Ph. D, conduct seminars in the three citires of the Ukraine: Kyiv, Chernivtsy and Lviv. These activities take place under the frames of the ECMI Eastern Partnership Programme.
31 May - 01 June
ECMI Senior Resaerch Associate Dr. Raul Cârstocea participates in the OSCE Counter-Terrorism Conference: "Preventing and Countering Violent Extremism and Radicalization that Lead to Terrorism (VERLT)" in Berlin.
01 June - 03 June
ECMI Director Prof. Dr. Tove Malloy, Senior Research Associate Dr. Alexander Osipov and Project Research Associate Dr. Hanna Vasilevich conduct an additional seminar on Non-Territorial Autonomies in Kiev, Ukraine. This seminar takes place under the frames of the ECMI Eastern Partnership Programme.
ECMI Director Prof. Dr. Tove H. Malloy hosts Prof. Dr. Monika Eigmüller, the Vice President for European and International Affairs at the European University of Flensburg.
ECMI Director Prof. Dr. Tove H. Malloy, senior research associates and project assistants host Prof. Nils Langer from the University of Bristol, who will be teaching a course on minorities at the European University of Flensburg.
ECMI Project Assistant Sonja Wolf hosts the group of former Marines at the ECMI. She will be presenting on the activities and projects of the institute.
Next session within the ECMI-EUS lecture series takes place at the European University of Flensburg. Benjamin Zeeb, Chief Executive Officer and a Co-founder of the Project for Democratic Union will be the guest speaker this day.
16 June - 17 June
ECMI Director Prof. Dr. Tove Hansen Malloy takes part in the European Parliament hearing and makes a speech on the topic: "The situation of fundamental rights in the European Union (2015)" in Brussels.
20 June - 22 June
ECMI Senior Research Associate Dr. Zora Popova attends the coordination committee meeting on Language Diversity Protocol in San Sebastian, Spain.
ECMI Project Assistant Sonja Wolf takes part in the panel discussion about the topic: "The Schleswig-Holstein Minorities as a Role-Model?". This event takes palce under the "Kieler Week"(18-26 June) in Kiel. It is organized by the Association of German Sinti and Roma.
ECMI hosts a group of about 15 DAAD international students from the University of Kiel. ECMI Communications and Outreach Tamari Bulia will make a presentation about the activities of the institute.
29 June - 03 July
10 July - 16 July
ECMI Communications and Outreach Tamari Bulia will give a presentation to the DAAD students about the activities of ECMI.
28 August - 04 September
ECMI Summer School 2016 takes place in Lviv, Ukraine.
The summer school 2016 on the European Minority Rights and Minority Protection Regime is organized with the support of the German OSCE Chairmanship 2016 and German Academic Exchange Service.
05 September - 06 September
ECMI Director Prof. Dr. Tove Malloy gives a keynote at the event of "The dynamics of Europe's minority-majority discourses: From 'minority' to 'co-nation'? in Leeuwarden, the Netherlands.
ECMI Communications and Outreach Tamari Bulia and Project Assistant Victoria Martovskaya attend the event about the exchange with the civil society organized under the OSCE Chairmanship of Germany at the Foreign Office in Berlin. This event takes place under the cooperation with the Centre for Peacekeeping Operations (ZIF) and Civic Solidarity Platform.
ECMI Communications and Outreach Tamari Bulia attends the workshop about the threatened scholars „Towards a German SAR Section” in Bonn. This event is organized by the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation and the German Federal Foreign office.
22 September - 04 October
ECMI Senior Research Associate Dr. Alexander Osipov and Project Research Associate Dr. Hanna Vasilevich conduct the seminars in three cities of Ukraine: Kyiv, Mykolaiv and Vinnitsa. These seminars will be carried out under the frames of the ECMI EPP Programme.
ECMI interns are visiting the Danish minority and the Sydslesvigsk Forening (SSF) General Secretary Jens Christiansen in Flensborghus.
26 September - 27 September
ECMI Communications and Outreach Tamari Bulia hosts the group of students from the Goethe Institut, Berlin. She will introduce the work of ECMI and the German-Danish border cooperation to them.
27 September - 28 September
ECMI Director Prof. Dr. Tove Malloy attends the Robert Bosch Academy workshop "Shared Societies – Approaches to Minority Related Issues in Europe and Israel". This event takes place in Berlin.
10 October - 14 October
ECMI Director Prof. Dr. Tove Malloy attends the ACFC meetings.
ECMI Senior Research Associate Dr. Zora Popova and Communications and Outreach Tamari Bulia attend the launch of the minorty cartoon: "What are the Minority Rights?" in Brussels. This project is a mutual product of the ECMI and Centre Maurits Coppieters.
16 October - 18 October
19 October - 20 October
ECMI Director Prof. Dr. Tove H. Malloy attends the graduation ceremony of the European University of Flensburg at the Deutsches Haus.
24 October - 26 October
ECMI Senior Research Associate Dr. Zora Popova holds a language protocol meeting in San Sebastian, Spain.
25 October - 26 October
ECMI Director Prof. Dr. Tove H. Malloy gives a keynote at the conference on the Law on Minorities in Albania. This event takes place in Tirana.
27 October - 28 October
ECMI Project Resaerch Associate Dr. Hanna Vasilevich participates in the conference "Rights of National Minorities" in Vilnius, Lithuania.
Sydslesvig Committee from the Ministry for Children, Education and Gender Equality visit the ECMI.
29 October - 04 November
A delegation from Western Balkans visits Schleswig-Holstein within the frameworks of the project "From Schleswig-Holstein to Western Balkans: sharing practices on access to social rights for vulnerable groups". Implemented jointly by the ECMI and the FUEN, the project is part of a joint initiative of the GIZ and the Schleswig-Holstein State Chancellery. Read more details about the project.
31 October - 09 November
ECMI European Partnership Programme team holds the seminars in the Ukraine.
ECMI Senior Research Associate Dr. Zora Popova teaches the students of the Syddansk University.
07 November - 08 November
ECMI Director Prof. Dr. Tove Malloy participates in the EUSBSR Annual Forum in Stockholm. Prof. Malloy will participate in the panel discussion session organised by the ARS BALTICA and Policy Area Culture.
07 November - 09 November
09 November - 11 November
ECMI Director Prof. Dr. Tove Malloy participates in the international conference "The promotion of national minorities by their 'mother countries' in Central and Eastern Europe in the 20th and 21st century" in Berlin, Germany.
The conference is organised by the European Network Remembrance and Solidarity, the Federal Institute for Culture and History of Germans in Eastern Europe and the Institute for Foreign Cultural Relations. Together with the ECMI, the partners of the event are: the FUEN, the Institute for Minority Studies at the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, the University of Hamburg, the University of warsaw and the Pavol Jozef Šafárik Universität Kaschau/Košic.
At the conference Prof. Dr. Malloy will talk about European Minority Rights Law: unilateral legislation in favor of kin-minorities.
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