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Erkki Tuomioja, the president of Historians without Borders, had a lunch meeting with Swedish historians in Stockholm and discussed themes concerning the HWB initiative. The meeting, arranged at the Embassy of Finland, was attended by Mats Berguist, Gunlög Fur, Kristian Gerner, Alf W. Johansson, Mats...

Erkki Tuomioja PhD, MP African dialogue lecture series University of Johannesburg 16th October 2015 Everyone, the general public as well as politicians, would benefit from a better knowledge of history, and I say this not only as a historian who shares the profession’s vested interest in getting...

Historians without borders. Outline for an initiative. P.M. by Erkki Tuomioja PhD, MP, Minister for Foreign Affairs   3.5. 2015 In today’s world we should be increasingly concerned about both the ignorance and abuse of history in politics and how this impacts on international relations. To claim that we have...