July 30, 2020
On July 21, 2020, in the Ceremonial Hall of the Faculty of Philosophy in Belgrade, a doctoral dissertation on the topic "Partisan movement in Serbia 1941-1944'' was defended by the associate of the Institute Nemanja Dević.
June 19, 2020
Associates of the Institute of Contemporary History, dr Bojan Dimitrijević and Nemanja Dević, spent the period from June 10 to 13 on research in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
March 18, 2020
Principal Research Fellow Dr. Vladimir Petrovic presented the results of his research on historians as expert witnesses at a conference focused on public roles of historical scholarship organized in Delhi, India.
March 3, 2020
Director of the Institute prof. Predrag J. Marković, PhD, gave a lecture on March 3rd in Geneva at an international conference „Counterterrorism, De-radicalization and Human Rights Protection“.
February 14, 2020
On Thursday, February 13, the Institute visited prof. dr Dragi Gjorgiev, Director of the Institute for National History in Skopje. On that occasion, the Agreement on Scientific Cooperation was signed.
February 12, 2020
On Monday, February 10, 2020, a promotion of the book "Ranković - The Second Man" was held in the Little Hall of Kolarac's Endowment, authored by the Principal Research Fellow of the Institute for Contemporary History, Dr. Bojan Dimitrijević.
February 12, 2020
Traditionally, on January 31st the anniversary of the founding of the Institute for Contemporary History has been celebrated.
January 28, 2020
Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Development awarded prof. Dr. Momčilo Pavlović, Senior Research Fellow, Svetosavska Prize for continuous work on the advancement of science and history teaching in Serbia.
January 24, 2020
The promotion of the book of associates of the Institute, Dr. Srđan Cvetković and Nemanja Dević, "OZNA - Repression of the Communist Regime in Serbia 1944-1946" was held on January 24 at the premises of the National Library "Đura Jakšić" in Petrovac on Mlava.
December 28, 2019
On Wednesday, December 25, at the premises of the Parish House of the St. Sava Temple in Belgrade, a promotion of the book "OZNA - Repression of the Communist Regime in Serbia 1944-1946", by Dr. Srđan Cvetković and Nemanja Dević, was held.
December 21, 2019
On December 17, associate of the Institute Nikola Mijatov defended his doctoral dissertation and earned the title of Doctor of History.
December 16, 2019
The Institute's delegation, made up of Director prof. dr. Predrag J. Marković, Deputy Director dr. Bojan B. Dimitrijević, Senior Research Associate dr. Milan Gulić and research assistant Nebojša Stambolija, was in a scientific visit to Banja Luka on December 12-13th.
December 11, 2019
On December 9, 2019, a research assistant at the Institute of Contemporary History, Rade Ristanović, defended a doctoral dissertation on "Forms of Resistance in Belgrade (1941-1944)" in the hall of the Faculty of Philosophy in Novi Sad.
December 10, 2019
On November 28, 2019, at the premises of the National Library "Vuk Karadzić" in Kragujevac, the promotion of the book "Gornja Jasenica in the World War II: Arandjelovac and Topola 1941–1945" was held.
December 10, 2019
On November 25, 2019, Senior Research Fellow of the Institute, Dr. Dragomir Bondžić, gave an introductory lecture on "Higher Education in Yugoslavia: Institutions, Ideas and Ideologies" at the Department of History, Faculty of Philosophy, Novi Sad.
November 28, 2019
Professor Predrag Marković, director of the Institute for Contemporary History, visited Boston (November 20-23, 2019) at the invitation of Harvard University.
November 15, 2019
During a research in Zagreb, on November 7th, a delegation of the Institute visited the Croatian Institute for History. On that occasion, the deputy director of the Institute, dr. Bojan Dimitrijević, signed the Agreement on Scientific and Research Cooperation with the director of the Croatian Institute for History dr. sc. Gordan Ravančić.
November 2, 2019
On October 31st, in Niš, the Protocol on Scientific Cooperation with the Faculty of Philosophy was signed. The protocol was signed by the dean prof. dr. Natalija Jovanovic, Head of History Department prof. Dr. Irena Ljubomirović and Deputy Director of the Institute Dr. Bojan Dimitrijevic.
October 29, 2019
On October 10, in the Novi Sad, Director of the Institute, prof. dr. Predrag J. Marković, Dean of the Faculty of Philosophy prof. Dr. Ivana Živančević Sekeruš and Head of the Department of History at the Faculty of Philosophy prof. Dr. Ivan Jordović signed the Protocol on scientific cooperation.
October 9, 2019
On October 3rd, as part of the 100th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Poland and Serbia, lectures from Polish historians, associates of the Institute of History of the University of Pedagogical University in Krakow, were held in the reading room of the Belgrade City Library.
October 7, 2019
Within the framework of bilateral cooperation between the Institute of Contemporary History and the Institute of History and International Relations of Casimir the Great University, the 7th Scientific Conference on Yugoslav-Polish Relations in the 20th Century was held in Bydgoszcz, on September 25-26.
September 21, 2019
On September 17, Director of the Institute for Contemporary History, prof. dr Predrag J. Marković, and President of the Serbian National Council, Boris Milošević, signed the Protocol on Scientific and Cultural Cooperation between the Institute of Contemporary History in Belgrade and the Serbian National Council in Zagreb.
September 11, 2019
Institute for Contemporary History and Research Institute for Languages and Cultures of Asia and Africa, Tokyo Japan, are organizing scientific conference ''Comparative Studies of the Civil wars: Yugoslav, Lebanese and Syrian civil wars''.
August 28, 2019
A book "Ethnic Cleansing: Origins of the Concept" of dr Vladimir Petrović was promoted on August 23 in University Library, Belgrade.
August 19, 2019
Principal Research Fellow Dr. Nikola Žutić retired August 14, 2019.
July 28, 2019
At the summer camp of history for high school students at the Petnica Research Station the associate of the Institute Boris Tomanić held a two-day lecture and workshops on July 16th and 17th, 2019.
July 8, 2019
On the 1st of July in the French Embassy in Belgrade, the Principal Research Fellow of the Institute, Dr. Stanislav Sretenović, was awarded the Order of the National Order of Merit, in the rank of the Knight.
July 8, 2019
The jury comprised: prof. dr Mira Radojević, prof. Dr. Đorđe Bubalo, prof. Dr Aleksandar Fotić, Dr Dragan Bogetić and Dr Radomir Popović unanimously decided to award the prestigious Prize of the Matica Srpska for the History "Ilarion Ruvarac" for 2018 to Dr Miomir Gatalović.
July 8, 2019
Journal of our Institute ''Istorija 20. veka'' is indexed in the SCOPUS database from 2019.
July 1, 2019
Keynote lecture of Vladimir Petrović opens a Summer School "History on Trial: Courts, Transitional Justice and Beyond" opened 10th summer school of comparative conflict studies.
June 12, 2019
Institute was visited on June 7 by Danijel Kežić, associate of Leibniz Institute for East and Southeast European Studies from Regensburg.
May 29, 2019
ICH Director Professor Predrag Marković, deputy Director dr Bojan Dimitrijević and Senior research fellow dr Srđan Cvetković took part in a panel discussion held in Paraćin on May 24 within an exhibition IN THE NAME OF THE PEOPLE!
May 29, 2019
Institute for Contemporary History from Belgrade, Historical Institute George Barițiu from Kluj and Serbo-Romanian Commission for History organized, with support of the Serbian Royal Court, a conference on "Serbo-Romanian dinastic connections in 19th and 20th century".
May 21, 2019
ICH Senior Research Associate dr Vladimir Petrović, took part in a conference "International criminal law at the crossroad" organized by the Centre for International Criminal Justice of VU Amsterdam.
May 13, 2019
Aleksandrovac Heritage Museum hosted on May 9 ICH associates dr Dragan Bogetić, dr Kosta Nikolić, dr Dragomir Bondžić and Nebojša Stambolija.
May 9, 2019
Professor Nadia Boyadjieva from Institute for Balkan Studies with Centre of Thracology of Bulgarian Academy of Sciences visited the Institute on May 8.
April 22, 2019
Group of researchers from the Institute (dr Kosta Nikolić, dr Vladimir Petrović, dr Ivana Pantelić) have visited Zagreb at the invitation of journal ''Tragovi'' and Archive of the Serbs in Croatia, which are part of Serbian National Council.
April 18, 2019
The University of Banjaluka organized a book promotion of our Institute’s publication: “'Kordun – od Vojne granice do Republike Srpske Krajine 1881–1995“ (Kordun – from the Military Frontier to the Republic of Srpska Krajina 1881-1995, Institute for Contemporary History, 2018).
April 18, 2019
ICH Senior Researcher Dr. Danilo Šarenac took part at the annual conference of the British Association for Slavonic & East European Studies, BASEES) at Robinson College - University of Cambridge, from 12 to 14 April.
April 15, 2019
Csaba Szilágyi, head of the Archive Section of the Open Society Archives, Budapest and József Gábor Bóné, heads of the OSA IT sector, paid a visit to the Institute of Contemporary History on April 12, 2019.
April 13, 2019
The ICH Management Board has appointed Professor Predrag J. Marković as director of the Institute of Contemporary History for a period of four years, in accordance with the standards and criteria of the Serbian Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Development.
April 12, 2019
The Serbian Cultural Center (SCC) in Vukovar, Croatia, organized a book promotion of our Institute’s publication “'Kordun – od Vojne granice do Republike Srpske Krajine 1881–1995“ (Kordun – From Military Frontier to Republic of Srpska Krajina 1881-1995, Institute for Contemporary History, 2018).
April 11, 2019
In a lecture series “Yugoslavia and the Cominform 1948-1956” organized by the Serbian Academy of Arts and Sciences (SANU) our senior researcher Dr. Dragomir Bondžić held a public lecture entitled: “The University of Belgrade and the Cominform Conflict”.
March 25, 2019
Conference was organized by the National Museum of Leskovac, together with the Institute for Contemporary History, in order to reexamine the cultural and historical heritage of Serbia's South.
March 8, 2019
In a lecture series “Yugoslavia and the Cominform 1948-1956” organized by the Serbian Academy of Arts and Sciences (SANU), our senior researcher Srđan Cvetković held a public lecture entitled “Goli Otok in the System of State repression of Socialist Yugoslavia”.
March 8, 2019
The Section for Feminist Research and Critical Studies of Masculinity (SeFem) has presented ICH Fellow Dr. Ivana Pantelić the „Anđelka Milić“ Award for her book „Uspon i pad prve drugarice Jugoslavije“ (“The Rise and Fall of the First Woman Comrade of Yugoslavia,” The Official Gazette 2018).
February 19, 2019
The Institute for Contemporary History was awarded a Silver Medal for Merit, which commemorates fifty years of active contribution to historical scholarship.
January 31, 2019
The Institute for Contemporary History Library's Digital Center and Reading Room was officially opened on January 31 by Dr. Vladimir Popović, state secretary of the Serbian Science Ministry, Dr. Marina Soković, assistant minister, and the ICH management.
January 31, 2019
On January 31, the Institute of Contemporary History (ICH) celebrated an important jubilee – 50 years of continuous activity. On this occasion, Dr. Vladimir Popović, state secretary in the Serbian Ministry of Science, and Dr. Marina Soković, assistant minister, visited our institute.