Centre for Historical Research and Documentation on War and Contemporary Society

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Cegesoma is housed in an Art Deco building in Anderlecht, Brussels.

The Centre for Historical Research and Documentation on War and Contemporary Society (CEGESOMA) is a Belgian federal research and documentation centre based in Anderlecht, Brussels.[1] It forms part of the Belgian Federal Science Policy Office. The institute collects documentation and carries out research on the wars and conflicts of the 20th century and their impact on Belgium. Rudi Van Doorslaer (nl) is the Director of the institute.

The Centre is a member of the European Network for Contemporary History (EURHISTXX).[2]

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The Centre was founded in 1969, and since then it has collected archives, books, periodicals, newspapers, photographs, interviews, posters, and leaflets on wars and contemporary society.

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