Presentation of the working group in Brussels

January 18, 2010

Brussels, 18 January, 2010 -Members of the working group on the Platform of European Memory and Conscience made their first joint public appearance today at a press conference at the office of the Council of Europe in Brussels. They presented cases of crimes committed by communist regimes in individual countries by way of an...

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Legal Settlement of Communist Crimes – partners

May 15, 2009
Legal Settlement of Communist Crimes – partners

The Platform of European Memory and Conscience wishes to thank the following partners of the conference: the offices of Ms Sandra Kalniete, Mr László Tőkés and Mr Milan Zver, Members of the European Parliament Stiftung Sächsische Gedenkstätten Robert Schuman Foundation European Network Remembrance and Solidarity European Solidarity Centre Estonian Institute of Historical Memory Aarhus University

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Legal Settlement of Communist Crimes – about the conference

May 15, 2009

  The conference held on 5 June, 2012 was convened in response to growing calls for strengthened international justice formulated, e.g., in the Prague Declaration on European Conscience and Communism of 3 June, 2008, in the European Parliament resolution on European Conscience and Totalitarianism of 2 April, 2009, in the Declaration on Crimes of...

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Legal Settlement of Communist Crimes – conference programme

May 15, 2009

5 June, 2012 European Parliament, Brussels Room PHS 7 C 50 8.30 Welcome and Greetings 8.45 Opening speech Prof. Jerzy Buzek, MEP (PL), former President of the European Parliament Audio recording (Sandra Kalniete, Jerzy Buzek); 17 MB, mp3 9.00 – 10.30 Crimes of Communism – why does Europe need to do more? (The moral and...

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