Timeline Stories


By Contested Histories Admin

Institute for Historical Justice and Reconciliation, founded in 2004 at the Salzburg Global Seminar, becomes independent in 2008 and in 2016 moves headquarters to EuroClio’s Office in The Hague. Read More

People seated and walking around Rhodes House Hall, Oxford

A Conversation at Oxford

By Contested Histories Admin

In the wake of #RhodesMustFall (RMF) at the University of Cape Town in 2015, and in the midst of RMF at Oxford in Spring 2016, a conversation with the Warden at Rhodes House raised the question, who else is facing similar challenges?… Read More

A landmark month

By Contested Histories Admin

Welcomed First Interns from Erasmus University Rotterdam;  Prototype for the map designed; First expert meeting with OSCE HCNM; First Contested Histories Symposium at All Souls College, University of Oxford… Read More

International Task Force meets in Paris

By Contested Histories Admin

First 25 cases presented; decision taken to publish a book of ten cases in cooperation with the International Bar Association and Salzburg Global Seminar… Read More

Cases List surpasses 200

By Contested Histories Admin

Sparked by the death of George Floyd and Black Lives Matter demonstrations, disputes over statues, monuments, street names accelerate – catalogue has more than 200 cases by summer’s end… Read More