On Saturday, 6th May 2023, we had the honour of hosting a workshop at the Humboldt Labor in the Humboldt Forum in cooperation with an international team from the research group “Reconstituting Publics through Remembering Transitions”. Our workshop titled “Memories of the Transition Period” provided
Austausch e.V. (Berlin)
Austausch e.V. is an international non-governmental organization that has been committed to promoting peaceful coexistence among citizens in democratic Europe since 1992. Austausch e.V. supports the development of pluralistic societies in Russia, Ukraine, Belarus and Georgia, as well as the EU, and advocates for peaceful dialogue between Germany and Eastern European countries. The focus of our international project work includes education, youth exchange, civil rights, history, environment, media and social affairs. Austausch e.V., together with Sofia Platform, has been the main coordinator of the “Transition Dialogue” network since 2015. From 2009 to 2011, Austausch e.V, was one of the founding members of the EU-Russia Civil Society Forum, and since 2014 has been one of their sponsors.
On Friday, 5th May 2023, we hosted a special screening of the film “Crystal Swan” at the Humboldt Forum in Berlin in collaboration with the international research group “Reconstituting Publics through Remembering Transitions”. This was part of our Transition Talks: a series of dialogic remembrance
Approaching the German unification process using the example of history teaching in Bavaria and Saxony
Jan Dreyer, history teacher, has been examining and researching the ways in which the transition process and reunification period is approached German history text books and has written this report that compares his findings across textbooks in Bavaria and Saxony. Within the short period of