Conference in honor of Raoul Wallenberg

In order to honor Raoul Wallenbergs’ efforts in Budapest during the second world war the conference “Between Salvation and Extermination during World War II” was held in Bucharest on October 12. Read more (in Swedish)

US Ambassador visited the Institute

The US Ambassador to Sweden, Mr Mark Brzezinski, visited the Institute in Lund this week. The visit to was part of the US Embassy´s “roadshow” through Sweden that included a visit to Lund and the University. The Ambassador turned out to be well informed about Raoul Wallenberg and expressed great interested in the Institute´s work.…

Our friend and former visiting professor Vojin Dimitrijević (81), passed away in Belgrade on Friday 5th October

Vojin Dimitrijević managed the Belgrade Centre for Human Rights since he established it in 1995. He also held a number of international assignments, serving i.e. for many years as a member of the UN Human Rights Committee and published extensively. Vojin Dimitrijević participated in various programmes of the Institute and spent two years as visiting…