Category Archives: Croats Overseas/Disaspora

Virtual Town Hall event with Croatian Ambassador to Canada

The Canadian Croatian Chamber of Commerce are having a virtual Town Hall event with the Croatian ambassador to Canada, HE Vice Skracic on 8 Oct at 1900 EST. Details below:

Posted in Croatia's Foreign Relations, Croats Overseas/Disaspora, Events

Live on 9 Sep: Common Croatia Residency Questions

Expat in Croatia will be holding a live Facebook Q and A on 9 September about getting residency in Croatia. It will take place at 1600, Croatian Time. It is an event that will interest anyone thinking of moving to … Continue reading

Posted in Croats Overseas/Disaspora, Events, Ex-Pats in Croatia

NFCA Book Club Discussion with Three Talented Croatian American Authors

The National Federation of Croatian Americans recently had a book club webinar (above) featuring three Croatian American authors: Ottessa Moshfegh, author of Death in Her Hands Nadean Stone, author of No Stone Unturned: A Remarkable Journey To Identity. Catherine Kapphahn, … Continue reading

Posted in Croats Overseas/Disaspora, Culture, Events, Webinar

Crodiaspora Webinar on Operation Storm

  Crodiaspora last week produced a highly informative webinar on Operation Storm and the following trials. It provides an overview on the military operation that liberated a large part of Croatia as well as saving the Bosnian Muslims at Bihać … Continue reading

Posted in Croats Overseas/Disaspora, Homeland War, Webinar

New Documentary: The Airmen & the Baroness – American POWs in Croatia 1941-1945

Nikola Knez, director of documentaries on Operation Storm and the Bleiburg Tragedy, has produced a new film. This time it is about the stories of US airman shot down over Croatia and Bosnia-Herzegovina during the Second World War, and held … Continue reading

Posted in Bleiburg, Croats Overseas/Disaspora, History

NFCACF 27th Annual Meeting

Report by Steve Rukavina

Posted in Croatia's Foreign Relations, Croats Overseas/Disaspora, Events

Croatian Parliamentary Elections 2020 (And One Thing to Watch For)

Sunday 5th of July sees the latest parliamentary elections in Croatia. We should be presenting updates on the night via our twitter feed @croatiabusiness. One thing to watch for as the results come in are

Posted in Croatian politics and elections, Croats Overseas/Disaspora

Crodiaspora to hold Online Diaspora Electoral List Debate on 28 June

Crodiaspora will be holding an online debate between leading candidates on the Croatian diaspora electoral list ahead of the 5 July Croatian parliamentary election.

Posted in Croatian politics and elections, Croats in Bosnia-Herzegovina, Croats Overseas/Disaspora, Events

UK Government Finally Gives Consent for Voting at Croatian Embassy

A message from Brian Gallagher I have just been informed by the Croatian embassy that the UK Foreign Office has finally given its consent for the embassy to let its citizens vote there for the 5 July general elections in … Continue reading

Posted in Croatia's Foreign Relations, Croatian politics and elections, Croats Overseas/Disaspora

Doubt over Croats in the UK being allowed to vote in 5 July elections

Update: Excellent news, the UK government has finally given consent for the elections to be held in the Croatian embassy in London. A message from Brian Gallagher: There is doubt over whether the UK will permit the Croatian embassy in … Continue reading

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