12.06.2019 - 13.06.2019 Luciana Marioara Jinga, Universités d'Angers, Bretagne Sud, Le Mans

In 2017, the Inter-Agency Standing Committee (IASC) published the second edition of its guide "Women, Girls, Boys and Men. Different Needs — Equal Opportunities: Gender Handbook in Humanitarian Action" (2017), explaining the necessary gender approach in all humanitarian response, showing that the two fields are closer than never and marking the efforts made in this direction for the last two decades.

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Ogle, Vanessa: The Global Transformation of Time 1870–1950, Cambridge, MA 2015
Rev. by Maria Rikitianskaia, Institute of Media and Journalism, Università della Svizzera italiana

The book of Vanessa Ogle represents an important historical study on the origins of the uniform time. The profound analysis of original and previously understudied historical sources and reflection on the transformation of the temporalities in various cultures contributes significantly to social and historical research.

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By Lena Dallywater, Leibniz-WissenschaftsCampus "Eastern Europe - Global Area"
By Katja Naumann / Matthias Middell

Bibliography of Global History: Introduction

on behalf of the NOGWHISTO bureau acting as the editorial committee for the bibliography

Reaching well into the past, bibliographies have been one of the key tools enabling border-crossing scientific exchanges. Reviewing and assessing the literature published in a particular field of knowledge has a long tradition.

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Conference Reports
21.06.2018 - 22.06.2018 Martin Baumeister, German Historical Institute (GHI), Rome; Martin Schulze Wessel / Martina Niedhammer, Ludwig Maximilian Universität Munich; International Research Training Group (IRTG) "Religious Cultures in 19th and 20th Century Europe"; Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan; Charles University, Prague; Masaryk University, Brno
By Kerstin von der Krone, German Historical Institute, Washington, D.C.

The last decades saw an increasing interest in global and transnational history, and historians have highlighted the various and often complex entanglements between world regions as well as processes and practices of globalization that are by no means exclusive to the present. The history of religions provides ample examples of the interdependencies between the local and the regional, the national and the global.

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01.09.2019 - 31.08.2020 GHI Washington