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Domovinski rat/Homeland War/Croatian War of Independence

President Josipović at Scientific Symposium »Symbol, Identity and the Homeland War«, 31.10.2014.

President of the Republic Ivo Josipović attended, at the Faculty of Humanities and Social Studies (FFZG) of the University of Zagreb, the opening of the scientific symposium “Symbol, Identity and the Homeland War”, organized by the Sociology Department of the FFZG and the Croatian Heraldic and Vexillological Association (HGZD).

»Grb i zastava« № 15 Issued

A new issue of our magazine »Grb i zastava« was printed these days and our members may expect it soon in their mail boxes. Additional copes may be ordered through the Leykam International publishing house. From the contents we highlight: On the front page photographs from the Restrospective Exhibition of the International Art Flags Festival […]

Scientific Symposium »Symbol, Identity, and the Homeland War«, 31.10.2014

It is our honour and pleasure to inform you of the organization of a scientific symposium »Symbol, Identity, and the Homeland War«. The symposium is organized by the Sociology Department of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Studies of the University of Zagreb and the Croatian Heraldic and Vexillological Association. The lectures and activities will take […]

»Vexillology« Column in »Hrvatski vojnik« (2), 2013

Following the series of the 18 installments of the »Veksilologija« (Vexillology) column in 2012, Željko Heimer continued to write for the Ministry of Defence magazine in 2013. with 26 new articles in the issues № 412 through 437. The articles are available in the on-line arhivi »Hrvatskog vojnika«, i.e. directly at the following links (here titles are translated […]

Symposium »Semiology of the Defensive Homeland War«, Zadar, 5.12.2013

The symposium »Semiology of the defensive Homeland War« organized by the University of Zadar and the Croatian Heraldic and Vexillological Association was held in the ceremonial hall of the University of Zadar on 5 December 2013. Book of Abstracts »Semiologija obrambenoga Domovinskog rata«, Zadar, 5.12.2013. (pdf, HR) Schedule: 9:30-10:00 – Reception OPENING CEREMONY 10:00 Addresses […]

Željko Heimer’s Thesis »Croatian Armed Forces Identity as Expressed through the Military Unit Flags in the Homeland War and Following it« Defended, 27.3.2013

With the thesis defence held on 27 March 2013, Željko Heimer accquired his doctorate at the post-graduate study of sociology at the Faculty of Humanities and Social Studies of the University of Zagreb. The thesis titled »Croatian Armed Forces Identity as Expressed through the Military  Unit Flags in the Homeland War and Following it« was made […]

»Vexillology« Column in »Hrvatski vojnik«, 2012

Following a few articles on the flags from the Military Museum issued in 2010 in the »Hrvatski vojnik«, the magazine of the Ministry of Defence, since the issue 394 Željko Heimer publishes a regular column on flags and the science that deals with them. The column, located regularly on the third page from the back […]

23rd International Congress of Vexillology, Yokohama, Japan, 2009

The 23rd International Congress of Vexillology was held in Yokohama, Japan from 12 to 18 July 2009. Željko Heimer participated the Congress as the HGZD delegate. The vexillological congresses are held biannually by the International Federation of Vexillologic Organizations (FIAV), of which HGZD is a member since the previous Congress in Berlin 2007. The hosts […]

Participation in Annales Pilar 2009 Symposium

The Institute for Social Studies Ivo Pilar and the Institute for Research and Development of Defence Forces (IROS) of the Ministry of Defence organized their 10th interdisciplinary symposium with international participation “Annales Pilar 2009.” in Zagreb on 21 and 22 May 2009. The topic this year was “Security and Defence of the Republic of Croatia […]

New Book: The Symbols of the Winners

A monography by Božo Kokan titled “Znakovi pobjednika – monografija crteža hrvatskih ratnih vojnih znakova” (The Symbols of the Winners – a monography of Croatian war military symbols) was published by “Školska knjiga”. On 195 pages there are shown designer’s work of this author who from the very begging of the Homeland War develops successfully […]

Hrvatsko grboslovno i zastavoslovno društvo je član međunarodnih udruga | The Croatian Heraldic and Vexillological Association is a member of
FIAV (La Fédération Internationale des Associations Vexillologiques) & CIGH (La Confédération Internationale de Généalogie et d'Héraldique)
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