Archive Posts 2013

Please find below a summary of the posts in 2013

October 28, 2013 A get-together of children fathered by GI‟s in postwar Germany and Austria took place in the German Reichstag upon the invitation of Member of Parliament Mechthild Rawert and Ute Baur-Timmerbrink from GI Trace Germany and Austria.

October 26, 2013 Arne Øland, leader of the Danish War child association was selected speaker of BOW i.n. for the duration of a year (1st November 2013 – 31st October 2014). Permanent leader of the secretariat is Henny Granum. We congratulate Arne and Henny and look forward to future cooperation.

October 1, 2013 “Ethical and Methodological Challenges in Researching Hidden and Vulnerable Populations– the Example of Children Born of War. ”Presentation given by Ingvill C. Mochmann at the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative (HHI), 15.10. 2013.

May 16, 2013 INIRC member meets Member of German Parliament to talk about Children Born of War, May 15 2013.

April 29, 2013 Children of the Occupation: Japan’s Untold Story. Walter Hamilton’s had published a new book. The book examines the lives and stigmatization of children fathered by men from the American, Australian, and other Allied forces that occupied postwar Japan.

March 14, 2013 Filmreportage in Kinoformat und Lesung. Paul Schmitz liest im Büllinger Pfarrheim: “Kriegskind: Die spannende Suche nach dem amerikanischen Vater”, Donnerstag, 21. März 2013, um 20 Uhr im Büllinger Pfarrheim, Arnold-Ortmanns-Platz 1.

February 17, 2013 New book released “Aufwachsen in Westfalen 1945-1965 – Besatzungskinder” For information on the project,  please see here.

January 11, 2013 Brown Babies: Germany’s Forgotten Children. Henriette Cain by Bernice Bennett Featured Host in History, Fri, January 18, 2013 03:00 am. For further information, see here.