November 2nd – November 9th, 1998, Hvar

The international scientific conference Network of Ethnological Monitoring and Early Warning Conflict – EAWARN, was attended by 32 foreign scientists and social workers from Russia, Armenia, Belarus, Azerbaijan, Latvia, Tajikistan, Moldova , Ukraine and Chechnya led by Prof. Dr. Valery Tishkov, Director of the Institute of Ethnology and Anthropology of the Russian Academy of Sciences. The conference, organized by the Institute of Anthropology and the Croatian Anthropological Society under the leadership of P. Rudan, A. Sujoldžić and V. Tiškov. Participating in organization were employees of the Institute of Anthropology and the Institute for Social Research, Faculty of Philosophy, University of Zagreb with external associates from United States and Switzerland.