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26 June – Celebrate the 30th Anniversary of Croatian Independence with the NFCACF and CFU

Celebrate the 30th Anniversary of Croatian Independence(Dan državnosti)National Federation of Croatian Americans Cultural Foundation (NFCACF) & Croatian Fraternal Union (CFU) will host a Zoom Webinar on Saturday June 26th at 11 a.m. EST. -Click here to register– Keynote speakers include … Continue reading

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Bosnia-Herzegovina’s War of the Non-Papers

By CBR Editor Brian Gallagher First published in Hrvatski Vjesnik (Australia) 19 May 2021 A mysterious ‘non-paper’ has caused a great deal of comment recently. This document, claimed to have originated from Slovenian officials, suggested that that the dissolution of … Continue reading

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Meštrović Chicago Statues Controversy: Webex Event organised by the Croatian Embassy in Washington D.C

There is an appalling idea that the Meštrović statues in Chicago should be taken down because they may be offensive. Fortunately, the Croatian embassy in Washington is on the case and have organised this webinar on the issue on 11 … Continue reading

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NFCA Webinars – Former US Ambassador to Croatia, Bob Kohorst and Owning Property in Croatia

The National Federation of Croatian Americans are holding two webinars, in association with partners – one an interview with former US Ambassador to Croatia, Bob Kohorst (29 April) and the other on Owning Property in Croatia (24 April). Both these … Continue reading

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Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović Seminar Series

The fourth president of Croatia, Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović, is presenting a seminar series titled Building Policy Consensus on the World Stage: The Pitfalls, Progress, and Possibilities for the Sine Institute of Policy & Politics. Guest speakers will include Robin Harris, biographer, advisor … Continue reading

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Politico Interview with Croatian Prime Minister Andrej Plenković on Covid-19

The above interview, covering various aspects of Croatia’s experience with the current pandemic, can be found here. However, it is oddly structured and is interrupted by paragraphs on other news items, so be sure to scroll down a little when … Continue reading

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The Croatian Six Case: New Developments

The Croatian Six is widely considered to be one of the worst miscarriage of justice in Australia. In 1981 six Croatian immigrants were convicted of plotting major terrorist attacks. Since then, the case has unravelled somewhat, with the main witness … Continue reading

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Webinar: The Future of Travel in Croatia

The Croatian Cultural Society of Minnesota recently held an informative webinar with Mindful Travel Croatia, covering a number of travel and tourism issues with Croatia especially in light of Covid-19. It can be seen here.

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Crodiaspora EU Funds Webinar

Crodiaspora recently held a webinar titled The Impact of EU Structural Funds on the Economy. There was discussion on how businesses can access EU funds. It can be seen via Facebook here.    

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Hoover Institution’s H.R. McMaster interviews former President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović

Former Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović was interviewed by the Hoover Institution’s H.R. McMaster on Croatia and international relations. It is available by podcast and video here.

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