The Institute for the Investigation of Communist Crimes and the Memory of the Romanian Exile
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The SUMMER UNIVERSITY of RÂMNICU SĂRAT – 24-31 August 2008

The Summer University program aims at helping students acquire a better knowledge of the communist past, either through direct witnesses of the repression or through lecturers and researchers involved in the study of the communist crimes in Romania. The second edition of the Summer University took place in Râmnicu Sărat in the interval 24-31 August […]

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The International Symposium “State and Private Life in Communist Regimes”,

3rd Edition, Făgăraş-Sâmbăta de Sus, 3 – 5 July 2008 During 3-5 July 2008 took place the 3 rd edition of the Făgăraş-Sâmbăta de Sus international symposium. This year’s edition represented a continuation of a project initiated in 2006: discussing recent history and offering Romanian and foreign researchers and historians an opportunity for dialogue. This […]

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The first summer school organized by IICCR on the subject of communism

In the interval 27 June – 4 July 2008, The Institute for the Investigation of Communist Crimes, in collaboration with The Memorial of Anti-Communist Resistance in Ţara Făgăraşului and The “Negru Vodă” Foundation, organized in Făgăraş-Sâmbăta de Sus (Braşov County) the first edition of a summer school  on the subject of communism. As part of the […]

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The Cultural and Educational Project “Communism Seen by Romanian Youngsters”

On 9 June 2008, The Romanian Cultural Institute in Budapest hosted the opening of the exhibition “What Does Communism Mean to Me?”. The exhibition comprised graphic works, collages and excerpts from the essays that participated in the national contest by the same name, organized by the Institute for the Investigation of Communist Crimes in Romania […]

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Report on the investigation to the former forced labor prison at Periprava – Delta Dunării

In the interval 4-8 June 2008, a team of experts from The Institute for the investigation of Communist Crimes in Romania made an enquiry into the former forced labour prison of Periprava. As a result of this investigation were identified the burial places of the former detainees that died at Periprava. The death certificates of […]

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The International Conference Fall of the Berlin Wall: from Budapest to Vilnius

In the interval 5-6 June 2008, Mr. Marius Oprea, president of the IICCR, participated in the International Conference Fall of the Berlin Wall: from Budapest to Vilnius , which took place in Vilnius (Lithuania). The conference was dedicated to the 20th anniversary of Sajudis Independence Movement in Lithuania, of the Popular Fronts in Estonia and […]

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