A new issue of International Reports which is published by the Konrad Adenauer Foundation in English and German languages, contains a article by Dr. Dževada Šuško. The article titled “A Model for Europe? History and Practice of Islam in Bosnia-Herzegovina” is available below:
28 June 2018 – The Institute for Islamic Tradition of Bosniaks in cooperation with the Directorate for Religious Affairs and the Directorate for Education and Science of the Riyaset, and with the support of the Turkish Administration for International Cooperation and Development (TIKA) organized a scientific conference “The Islamic tradition of Bosniaks at the Turn of the Century: Challenges and responses”. The conference was held on 21st December 2017, in Gazi Husrev-bey’s Library. There was a total of 13 scholars who presented their research on the issue of Islamic Tradition of Bosniaks. The conference was attended by eminent scholars, students and general public including a large number of media. A publication of the Conference Proceedings is announced for Spring 2018.
The Institute for Islamic Tradition of Bosniaks have visited the director of Waqf Directorate in Sarajevo, dr. Senaid Zajimovic. The focus of the visit was on the preparations for the event “The Waqf Days in B&H 2018”, where the Institute for Islamic Tradition of Bosniaks is expected to actively participate. The aim of the forthcoming event is to organize a round table on “Trebinje waqfs”. The meeting emphasized that the aim of this event is to activate citizens’ awareness of the historical and contemporary role of waqf in the preservation of Bosniaks in this area.
Besides dr. Dzevada Susko, the director of the Institute, this meeting was also attended by dr. Elvir Duranovic, Scientific Associate at the Institute, mr. Sumeja Ljevakovic-Subasic, researcher at the Institute and mr. Amela Trako-Mahmutovic, lawyer of the Waqf Directorate.