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Winter Academy “Revisiting the Nation”

Prisma Ukraïna – Research Network Eastern Europe organizes its first Winter Academy. It will be held from 26 February to 6 March in Bucharest.


WeberWorldCafé “Demographic Change – Challenges and Answers for Local Communities”

On 28 February 2018 the ninth WeberWorldCafé, that is jointly organized by the Max Weber Stiftung and the Forum Transregionale Studien, will be held at the Rathaus Dortmund. Registration is possible until 21 February at wwc(at)


New at TRAFO: “Das koloniale Erbe der Achsenmächte nach 1945. Ein Interview mit Patrick Bernhard”

The interview with workshop participant Patrick Bernard was held in the framework of the Explorative Workshop “The Axis Powers and Decolonisation: Debating Perspectives, Differences, and Entanglements of the End of Empire in Germany, Italy, and Japan”.


Irmgard Coninx Prize Fellowship for Transregional Studies 2018/19

The Berlin-based Forum Transregionale Studien and the Irmgard Coninx Foundation invite postdoctoral researchers in the humanities and social sciences to apply for the Irmgard Coninx Prize Fellowship for Transregional Studies. Closing date: 1 March 2018.


New at TRAFO: “In the Borderlands of War of Eastern Ukraine. Making Borders by Mapping Needs and Social Practices”

Sophie Lambroschini (Centre Marc Bloch, Berlin), has written an overview of recent academic and NGO expertise on life along the contact line.


About us

The Berlin-based Forum Transregionale Studien is a research organization that promotes the internationalization of research in the humanities and social sciences.

The Forum provides scope for collaboration among researchers with different regional and disciplinary perspectives and appoints researchers from all over the world as Fellows.

In cooperation with universities and research institutions in Berlin and the rest of Germany, it carries out research projects and initiatives that examine other regions of the world and their relationship to Germany and Europe systematically and with new questions.