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The Scottish Political Archive (SPA) has joined the NISE network of research and heritage institutes. The NISE network from now on also has a member from Scotland: the Scottish Political Archive. The SPA was established in October 2010 at the University of Stirling, as part of...

A new section has been created on the NISE website, providing a canvas for the announcement of publications, events, courses etc. by the NISE SC and NW members. From now on all members of the NISE Scientific Council and the NISE Network have the opportunity to...

On 17, 18 and 19 February 2011, NISE cojointly with SPIN (Study Platform on Interlocking Nationalisms) organised a workshop on Choral societies and nationalist mobilization in nineteenth-century Europe. This workshop was held in the Royal Conservatoire Antwerp (Faculty of the Artesis University College) and was made...

To make NISE better known, a brochure and a framework text have been recently published. NISE is based on the cooperation of partners (individual and institutional) throughout Europe. Moreover it also has to reach as many as possible potential users (students, researchers, press etc.), using all...

Two new organisational layers have been added to NISE: an Executive Committee and a Board of Directors. They will guide and assist the day-to-day work of the coordinators. The steady development of NISE has now reached a stage necessitating a more elaborated organisational structure. Therefore two extra...

The Scientific Council (SC) has to reflect the topical and geographical diversity of the history of national and regional movements. In view of this fundamental guideline, the SC has over the last year been enlarged with the following academics: Peter Aronsson, Todor Čepreganov, Alexey Miller...

The database, which is integrated within ODIS, constitutes the core of NISE. Over the last year it has been further developed, with its launch foreseen for 2011. The NISE database is integrated into ODIS, assisting in the process the Flemish database with its own international new...

The network of heritage and/or research institutes with national/regional movements as (part of) their field of interest, has been steadily expanding. The following institutes became member over the last year: Fryske Akademy, Tresoar,  Lietuvos istorijos institutas, Abertzaletasunaren Agiritegia, Centre for Advanced Study Sofia, Svenska Centralarkivet...

The first NISE Conference was held on 27 and 28 May 2010 in Skopje (Macedonia). Host was the Institut za nacionalna istorija (the Institute for National History) of Macedonia. The event had two main themes, linked intrinsically with the project: the first subject of entry for...