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Dissemination Conference

Programme

 

Premises of the European Commission

Covent Garden Buildings A1 and A2

Place Rogier, 16 1210, Saint-Josse-Ten-Noode

Brussels

 

23-24 April 2009

 

 

Thursday, 23 April 2009

11:30-13:00           Registration | Covent Garden Building A1, reception

 

12:00-13:00           Snacks | Covent Garden Building A2, room 3/187

 

13:00-13:15           Word of welcome and conference opening | Covent Garden Building A2,

                               room 3/187

                                  

                               Peteris Zilgalvis

                               European Commission                                   

 

                               Wolfgang Benedek

                               European Training and Research Centre for Human Rights and Democracy, Graz

 

13:15-13:45           Project presentation | Covent Garden Building A2, room 3/187

 

                               Wolfgang Benedek

                               European Training and Research Centre for Human Rights and Democracy, Graz

 

13:45-14:45           Keynote speech | Covent Garden Building A2, room 3/187

 

                               Theodore Leggett

                               United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime

                               Crime and its impact on the Balkans

 

14:45-15:15           Coffee break | Covent Garden Building A2, room 3/187

 

15:15-16:30           Presentation of the State of the Art Book | chair: Wolfgang

                               Benedek (co-editor) Covent Garden Building A2, room 3/187

 

                               Christopher Daase

                               co-editor, Ludwig-Maximilians University Munich 

 

                               Vojin Dimitrijevic

                               co-editor, Belgrade Centre for Human Rights

 

                               Petrus van Duyne

                               co-editor, University of Tilburg

 

16:30-18:00           Project presentation panel I: The connection between

                               transnational terrorist and criminal organisations in the 

                               Western Balkan region | chair: Petrus van Duyne (team

                               coordinator HUMSEC 1) | Covent Garden Building A2, room 3/187

 

                               Wolfgang Benedek

                               European Training and Research Centre for Human Rights and Democracy, Graz

                               The human security approach to terrorism and organized crime

 

                               Petrus van Duyne

                               University of Tilburg

                               Searching for corruption in Serbia: preliminary findings

 

                               Svetlana Djurdjevic-Lukic and Vojin Dimitrijevic

                               Belgrade Centre for Human Rights

                               Applying the human security paradigm to the Western Balkans: the case

                               of Serbia

 

                               Christopher Daase

                               Ludwig-Maximilians University Munich

                               Terrorism and organized crime: one or two challenges

 

                               Georgios Kolliarakis

                               Ludwig-Maximilians University Munich

                               Networks and contemporary conflict

 

                               Discussant: Geoffrey Harris

                               European Parliament

 

20:00                      Dinner

 

 

Friday, 24 April 2009

 

9:00-10:45             Project presentation panel II: The influence of transnational

                               terrorist and criminal organisations on the state and on the

                               society | chair: Christopher Daase (team

                               coordinator HUMSEC 2) | Covent Garden Building A2, room 3/187

 

                               Dejan Anastasijevic

                               Belgrade Centre for Human Rights

                               Getting better? The map of organized crime in the Western Balkans

 

                               Lyubov Mincheva

                               Institute for Regional and International Studies

                               Unholy Alliances: evidence on linkages between trans-state terrorism

                               and crime networks

                            

                               Iztok Prezelj

                               Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Ljubljana

                               Small arms and light weapons problem in the Western Balkans: the

                               human security aspects

 

                               Anna-Maria Getos

                               Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law

                               Researching terrorism and organized crime in Southeast Europe

 

                               Qerkin Berisha

                               University of Prishtina

                               Legal and political perspective of anti-corruption in the Republic of Kosovo

                                  

                               Sasa Madacki

                               Human Rights Centre of the University of Sarajevo

                               Research on terrorism and organized crime: a bibliometric study

 

                               Discussant: Frederique Petit, tbc 

                               Institute for Safety, Security and Crisis Management, The Hague

 

10:45-11:15           Coffee break | Covent Garden Building A2, room 3/187

 

11:15-12:45           Project presentation panel III: The impact of transnational

                               terrorist and criminal organisations on the peace-building

                               process of the Western Balkan region | chair: Vojin Dimitrijevic

                               (team coordinator HUMSEC 3) | Covent Garden Building A2, room

                               3/187

 

                               Nicholas Dorn

                               Cardiff University

                               The Corruption of Human Rights: a Problem of Good Intentions

 

                               Cornelius Friesendorf and Ursula C. Schroeder

                               Geneva Centre for the Democratic Control of Armed Forces (DCAF) and

                               Free University Berlin

                               Implementing the international law enforcement agenda in Bosnia

 

                               Lada Sadikovic

                               Faculty of Criminology of the University of Sarajevo

                               Political stability of Bosnia and Herzegovina as the precondition of its

                               security

 

                               Sarah Franco

                               Independent free-lance researcher, formerly Portugese Institute for

                               International Relations and Security

                               Nationalist violence in post-Milosevic Serbia: the case of extremist right-

                               wing youth groups

                                  

                               Discussant: N.N.

                               European Commission

 

12:45-13:00           Concluding remarks| Covent Garden Building A2, room 3/187

                                  

                               Wolfgang Benedek

                               European Training and Research Centre for Human Rights and Democracy, Graz

 

                               Christopher Daase

                               Ludwig-Maximilians University Munich

 

                               Vojin Dimitrijevic

                               Belgrade Centre for Human Rights

 

                               Petrus van Duyne

                               University of Tilburg

 

                               Angela Liberatore

                               European Commission           

 

13:00-14:00           Snacks | Covent Garden Building A2, room 3/187

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