Czech PM receives Platform Board

Prague, 4 March 2014.  Representatives of the Platform – President Göran Lindblad, Managing Director Neela Winkelmann and members of the Executive Board Siegfried Reiprich and Paweł Ukielski met Mr Bohuslav Sobotka, Prime Minister of the Czech Republic and Mr Vladimír Špidla,…

Slovenian archives must remain open

Göteborg / Ljubljana, 11 February 2014. On 28 January 2014, the Slovenian National Assembly passed a new amendment to the Law on Archives which technically closes the archives of the former secret service of the totalitarian regime, because it prescribes…

Platform calls for permanent EU observer mission to Ukraine

Göteborg/Prague, 7 February 2014. In line with yesterday`s European Parliament resolution on Ukraine, the Platform of European Memory and Conscience sent letters today to EU Council President Herman Van Rompuy, Commission President Manuel Barroso and EU High Representative for Foreign…

Lest We Forget – official presentation in Prague

Prague, 5 February 2014.  The Platform of European Memory and Conscience, the Konrad Adenauer Foundation and the Všehrd Association of Czech Lawyers held an official presentation of the four different language versions of the Reader for Schools at the Krásný…