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01.07.2012

On the 24th of June 2012 the International Forum "NGOs in Support of the World Heritage Properties", which aimed to discuss, formulate and present the position of civil society, NGOs and experts on problems with the World Heritage Properties,

All adopted resolutions and some photos from the Forum could be seen on our homepage and on the site of the Forum.

RESOLUTION SPB/1: World Heritage Watch

RESOLUTION SPB/2: Access to participation

RESOLUTION SPB/3: Access to information in the context of the World Heritage Convention

RESOLUTION SPB/4: On the Threats to the Natural Heritage Properties

RESOLUTION SPB/5: On the Threats to the Natural Heritage Properties in the Russian Federation

RESOLUTION SPB/6: On the Threats to the Cultural Heritage Properties (Russia and Ukraine)

 

Photos from the Forum click here.

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28.05.2012

The application deadline for the Summer School 2012 in Strelna has been extended until the 12th of June.

More details: http://www.zdes.spbu.ru/de/wissenschaftlicher-dialog/konferenzen-und-seminare/veranstaltungen-2012/letnyaya-shkola-2014

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19.05.2012

We invite you to participate in the workshop on the topic: "National, Regional and Local Identity/ies in Media and Music Evidence from Europe and Russia"

7- 8 December 2012, University of Bielefeld, Germany

Proposals for papers at the conference are welcome until July 31, 2012. Applications should include an abstract of the proposed presentation (around 300 words) as well as the author’s short CV and should be sent to: media.music@uni-bielefeld.de.

For more information look here pdf

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28.05.2012

The results of the expert group “St. Petersburg NGO’s Sustainability Index 2011” are now available.

The expert group was organized on 23th April 2012 in the focus-studio of the Centre for Social Processes Monitoring (Department of Sociology, SPbSU) in cooperation with the Centre for NGO Development in the framework of the CGES research area “New solidarities, civil society and non-governmental organizations”

More information on the Centre for NGO Development web-site

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01.12.2011

Call for Papers for the Third Interdisciplinary Workshop on the topic: “Culture, Society and Memory: The Challenges of Historical and Sociological Research on Russia, Germany and the US”

The workshop intends to open up a discussion forum between young scholars doing research in – and on – Russia, Germany and US. We welcome all contributions dealing with problems, changes, developments and discourses within the overall conference topic. The workshop offers an excellent opportunity to discuss research questions and challenges of individual dissertation projects in an interdisciplinary and international context.

The Call for papers will be open until the 20th of December 2011. Abstracts should not exceed 1 page, CV should be included as well.

Conference Date and Location: May 12 – 14, 2012, Bielefeld University, Germany

Contact: Dr. Tatjana Zimenkova, Centre for German and European Studies, Bielefeld

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Application deadline for the Summer School "European Union Studies: Methodological Opportunities and Limits" EXTENDED till June, 12th.

Application deadline for the Summer School "European Union Studies: Methodological Opportunities and Limits" EXTENDED till June, 12th.

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We received 39 applications for the European Summer Academy " Encounter Europe and Russia", and will now select 14 participants. The results will be announced not later than June, the 3rd!

We received 39 applications for the European Summer Academy " Encounter Europe and Russia", and will now select 14 participants. The results will be announced not later than June, the 3rd!

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Call for Papers: International Conference "Urban Development and Politics in Europe and Russia" (St. Petersburg, October 28-30, 2011). Proposals for papers and presentations at the conference are welcome until June 20, 2011. All should include an abstract

Call for Papers: International Conference "Urban Development and Politics in Europe and Russia" (St. Petersburg, October 28-30, 2011). Proposals for papers and presentations at the conference are welcome until June 20, 2011. All should include an abstract of the proposed presentation as well as the author’s short CV and should be sent to: info@zdes.spb.ru 

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As result of the CGES Call for applications to participate in Summer Schools of other CGES-Centres we received 13 applications from MA and PhD students.

As result of the CGES Call for applications to participate in Summer Schools of other CGES-Centres we received 13 applications from MA and PhD students. The following students were recommended to the organizers of Summer Schools: Konstantin Leshenko, (Faculty of Economics SPbGU); Lyubava Shatokhina (Faculty of Sociology SPbGU); Eugeniy Sterin (Faculty of International Relations SPbGU); Alexandra Gryasina (Faculty of Political Science SPbGU). Congratulations!

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A month-long internship in Norway was awarded to Veronika Panteleeva

As a result of the methodologial training for PhD students a month-long internship in Norway was awarded to Veronika Panteleeva (Faculty for International Relations, SPbGU). Conrgatulations!

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