Russia and Eurasia Events

Two Cheers for Stagnation: Institutional Development and Democracy in Ukraine and Russia

September 26, 2005 // 12:00pm1:00pm
Kennan Institute
Alexander Motyl, Deputy Director, Center for Global Change and Governance, and Professor, Department of Political Science, Rutgers University-Newark

Book Launch: Energy and Security: Toward a New Foreign Policy Strategy

September 12, 2005 // 2:00pm5:00pm
Kennan Institute
Experts launch new Kennan Institute book. Video is available.

Armenia and the Future of Democracy

September 06, 2005 // 2:00pm3:00pm
Kennan Institute
A Director's Forum with Artur Baghdasaryan, Chairman of the National Assembly of the Republic of Armenia. Video of this event is now available.

The Verdict is in, but the Jury is out: A Post-Verdict Briefing on Mikhail Khodorkovsky, YUKOS, and Russia's Direction

June 24, 2005 // 10:30am12:00pm
Kennan Institute
Sanford Saunders, Senior Partner, Greenberg Traurig, LLP, and legal defense counsel for Mikhail Khodorkovsky; Sarah Carey, Partner, Squire, Sanders & Dempsey LLP, and former member of the board, YUKOS Oil Company; Clifford Gaddy, Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution

The Village Question: Trends in Contemporary Research on Rural Russia and Ukraine

June 14, 2005 // 3:30pm5:30pm
Kennan Institute
6th Floor Board RoomJessica Allina-Pisano, Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science, Colgate University, and Title VIII-Supported Research Scholar, Kennan Institute; Kate Brown, Assistant Professor, Department of History, University of Maryland, Baltimore County; Liesl Gambold Miller, Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Dalhousie University, Halifax; Margaret Paxson, Senior Associate, Kennan Institute, and former Title VIII-Supported Research Scholar, Kennan Institute

Moscow 1941: A City and Its People at War

June 13, 2005 // 12:00pm1:00pm
Kennan Institute
Rodric Braithwaite, former British Ambassador to the Soviet Union/Russian Federation, and Public Policy Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center

Human Rights Defenders on the Front Lines of Freedom

June 08, 2005 // 2:00pm3:30pm
Kennan Institute
A Panel Discussion with Yuri Dzhibladze (Russia)—President of the Center for the Development of Democracy and Human Rights, Moscow, Russia; Gustavo Gallón (Colombia)—Director of the Colombian Commission ofJurists, Bogotá, Colombia;Nozima Kamalova (Uzbekistan)—Legal Aid Society, Tashkent, UzbekistanVideo of this event is now available.

Post-Soviet Political Persecutions in CIS Countries: New Context for Rule of Law

June 06, 2005 // 12:00pm1:00pm
Kennan Institute
Valentin Gefter, General Director, Human Rights Institute, Moscow, and Galina Starovoitova Fellow on Human Rights and Conflict Resolution, Kennan Institute

A View of the Problem of Corruption in the Russian Arbitrazh Court System

May 31, 2005 // 12:00pm1:00pm
Kennan Institute
Ethan Burger, Scholar-in-Residence, School of International Service, and Adjunct Associate Professor, Washington College of Law, American University

The Emergence of a Russian-Speaking World and its Impact on Russia's International Relations

May 23, 2005 // 12:00pm1:00pm
Kennan Institute
Anne de Tinguy, Senior Research Fellow, Center for International Studies and Research, Paris, and Professor, Institute for Political Studies, Paris