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NISE has initiated an Expertise and Information Centre (EIC) on its website. Its first items are a manual specially designed for the management of political party archives and a database with information concerning those archives. At the conference in Skopje in 2010, it was agreed that...

Until April 16th the member parties of EFA can apply for archival assistance and consultancy as a part of the Flying Archivist project. Project description At the end of the Guide to the Archives (GTA) project, carried out by NISE on behalf of CMC from december 2009...

On 15 and 16 February 2012 NISE organized the workshop Building cultural nations. The matica and equivalent intermediary structures in Europe, in collaboration with the Central European University (CEU) and the SPIN project (University of Amsterdam). This scientific meeting was held in Budapest. Scholars from all...

From January 1, 2012, a new organizational tier is being introduced within NISE, allowing Associated Members to participate with all its activities on an ad hoc basis. The scheme is designed to offer the possibility for NISE to expand its reach without reducing the operability of the...

The first issue of a new NISE series called Proceedings is now available. It presents the results of the first NISE conference; the publication concerns itself with the first subject of data entry into the database and (mainly) the archival situation for national movements. The new...

The Scientific Council welcomes Diana Mishkova as new member. Alan Sked has left the council. Diana Mishkova is head of the Centre for Advanced Study (CAS) in Sofia and professor of history at the Department of Southeast-European History at Sofia University. She has held various scientific...

The network has over the last few months been enlarged with four more institutes: the Herder-Institut (Marburg), the European Center for Minority Issues (ECMI) (Flensburg), An Foras Feasa (Maynooth) and the Dansk Centralbibliotek (Flensburg). This brings the total to 24 institutes, projects or networks from 13 countries. The...

On 17 November 2011, a seminar took place at the ADVN in Antwerp for all institutes, projects and networks linked to the NISE platform. Central to the meeting stood the NISE database. After a presentation of the data model and its applications, the participants got the opportunity...