Kofi Annan and Walter Schwimmer

“The world lost a great leader and fighter for peace and human dignity”

Kofi Annan, Secretary General of the United Nations (1997-2006), passed away on August 18 at the age of 80. Co-Founder of DOC Research Institute...
World Ball (DOC Research Statement)

DOC Research has no connections to lobbying activities

Claims made in the media suggesting that the Dialogue of Civilizations Research Institute is in any way connected to lobbying activities for the former Ukrainian...
Consolation in a Sea of Sorrow

Consolation in a Sea of Sorrow

Last week’s two terrorist attacks were of the meanest nature - vehicles ploughing into groups of harmless, unsuspecting tourists – and have sent shock...
Helmut Kohl

Helmut Kohl – a real European and the chancellor of reunification

A politician who commanded both national and international respect, the late Helmut Kohl was one of the most influential chancellors of the Federal Republic...
There are no butterflies in the ghetto

There are no butterflies in the ghetto

Butterfly Poem by Pavel Friedman (Theresienstadt)He was the last.  Truly the last. Such yellowness was bitter and blinding Like the sun’s tear shattered on stone. That was...
Сoup in Turkey

DOC Statement on New Year’s club shooting in Istanbul

The DOC Research Institute is saddened by the shooting at a nightclub in Istanbul, which has so far claimed 39 lives, and injured 70. Our thoughts...
gluckliches neues jahr

Happy New Year!

Dialogue is a non-confrontational communication, where both partners are willing to learn from the other and therefore leads much farther into finding new grounds...
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DOC Statement on Christmas market attack in Berlin

Our thoughts are with the family, friends and victims of yesterday's deliberate attack on a Christmas market in Berlin.DOC condemns all acts of violence,...
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DOC Statement on Assassination of the Russian Ambassador to Turkey

DOC is saddened by today’s fatal attack on the Russian Ambassador to Turkey at an art exhibition in Ankara, and expresses its sincere condolences...
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Fidel Castro – A historic personality has passed away

The Dialogue of Civilizations Research Institute express their sincere condolences to the Cuban people and the family of Fidel Castro.A truly historic personality has...

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