Dina Levačić has become the first Croatian national to swim the 46-kilometre route around Manhattan.
The Office of the Croatian President will open its doors to emigrant Croatians and members of the ethnic Croatian minority communities in European countries. Those interested in participating can register using the form provided online.
In the latest issue read all about the results of the recent local elections, the jubilee Croatian Folklore Festival of Western Canada, Split’s Ultra Europe music festival organiser Josip Joe Bašić, a meeting of Catholic youth in Vukovar and much, much more.
A group exhibition featuring the work of Dubrovnik artists opened at the Croatian Heritage Foundation gallery.
The new CHF director earned degrees at Sarajevo’s teacher education academy in classroom curriculum and from the University of Sarajevo’s Faculty of Philosophy in pedagogy and psychology. He received training in gestalt therapy from the Institut fur Integrative Gestalttherapie in Germany’s Wurzburg and has undertaken education in psychodrama and other areas. He holds a European psychotherapy certificate (ECP) and a European certificate in gestalt therapy (EAGT)
Writer and diplomat Đuro Vidmarović has been elected to serve as the new president of the Croatian Writers’ Association.
This year’s games will gather over nine hundred competitors from thirty-one countries and 150 from Croatia, competing in sixteen sports.
The Croatian Heritage Foundation, the Jedna Musika (One Music) association and the Croatian-Italian Mosaic association staged the Molise Region Croats – A Disappearing Heritage exhibition of photography in Florence.
Anica Kovač Kővágó, the principal of Nikola Zrinski Elementary School in Kerestur, and Sanja Vulić PhD, a professor at the Croatian Studies department of the University of Zagreb, have joined forces to launch a Croatian diaspora language instruction programme.
This year’s Croatian Culture Congress was staged at the culture centre in Velenje. Nine Croatian associations in Slovenia took part with their respective sections.