Category Archives: Croats Overseas/Disaspora

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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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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Federalisation – a Civic Solution for the Croats of Bosnia-Herzegovina

by CBR Editor Brian Gallagher First published in Hrvatski Vjesnik (Australia) 10 February 2021 Among the problems Bosnia-Herzegovina (BiH) faces, the issue of the Croat electoral issue is perhaps the most serious.  The Croatian state has been voicing its concerns … Continue reading

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Most – the Magazine of the Croatian Chaplaincy in London

The 14th issue of Christmas magazine Most – The Bridge – the yearly magazine of the Croatian Chaplaincy in London, has just been published (Christmas 2020) The magazine was established in 2008 to contribute to the growth of the Croatian … Continue reading

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Croatian Earthquake – How to Donate

The earthquake in Croatia on 29 December resulted in extensive damage, in particular to the town of Petrinje. Help is needed, and many people are wanting to donate in order to help. There are a number of ways to do … Continue reading

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Captain Vampire – the Croatian Connection

  CBR Editor Brian Gallagher has had a book published – The Return of Captain Vampire. It’s a collection of his stories published in the yearly Black Coat Press anthology series Tales of the Shadowmen. The book series features Russian … Continue reading

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Dayton Peace Accords Webinar – 21 November

The National Federation of Croatian Americans Cultural Foundation is having a Webinar on 21 November to mark the 25th Anniversary of the Dayton Peace Accords, the agreement made possible by Croatia’s Operation Storm. This will be an unmissable event for … Continue reading

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Important Fundraiser for the Croatian Catholic Mission in London

The Croatian Catholic Mission in London is need of funds for urgent restoration work. This is quite important, as the Croatian presence in London is not very large, unlike larger diaspora communities in the US, Canada, Australia, Germany etc. The … Continue reading

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