Russia and Eurasia Events

Judicial and Legal Reform in the Aftermath of the Ukrainian Presidential Elections

April 11, 2005 // 12:00pm1:00pm
Kennan Institute
Bohdan Futey, Judge, United States Court of Federal Claims

Can Businesses Survive in Russia if They Obey the Law?

April 08, 2005 // 4:00pm5:30pm
Kennan Institute
Peter Maggs, Professor of Law, Clifford M. and Bette A. Carney Chair in Law, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign; Peter Solomon, Director, Centre for Russian and East European Studies, University of Toronto; Oksana Kozyr, Head of the Civil Code Department, Private Law Research Center under the President of the Russian Federation, Moscow; Robert Sharlet, Chauncey Winters Research Professor of Political Science, Union College, Schenectady, NY Video of this event is now available.

Current Views on the Role of Russian Private and Family Foundations in Civil Society and Building Democracy

April 06, 2005 // 3:30pm5:30pm
Kennan Institute
Irina Yasina, Program Director, Open Russia NGO; Inga Pagava, Director, Development Department, Charities Aid Foundation, Russia

Russian Agrarian Policy under Putin

April 04, 2005 // 12:00pm1:00pm
Kennan Institute
Stephen Wegren, Associate Profesor, Department of Political Science, Southern Methodist University

The Problem of Human Rights: A Case Study of Tajik Immigrants in Russia

March 29, 2005 // 2:30pm4:30pm
Kennan Institute
Davlat Khudonazarov, President, "FOCUS" Humanitarian Foundation, Moscow, and Galina Starovoitova Fellow on Human Rights and Conflict Resolution, Kennan Institute

Exit and Voice in the Near Abroad: Russian Minority Populations in Kyrgyzstan and Latvia

March 28, 2005 // 11:00am12:00pm
Kennan Institute
Michele E. Commercio, Postdoctoral Fellow, Center for Eurasian, Russian, and East European Studies, Georgetown University

Opening Doors in the Decade Ahead: A Report on the Russian Studies Symposium

March 21, 2005 // 11:00am12:00pm
Kennan Institute
Stephen Hanson, Director, Herbert J. Ellison Center for Russian, East European, and Central Asian Studies, University of Washington, and former Title VIII-Supported Research Scholar, Kennan Institute; Blair A. Ruble, Director, Kennan Institute

Economic Growth and Environmental Security in Russia

March 16, 2005 // 8:00am10:00am
Kennan Institute
At a recent Kennan Institute seminar, Aleksei Yablokov, President, Center for Russian Environmental Policy, Moscow; and D.J. Peterson, Senior Political Scientist, Rand Corporation, discussed the environmental problems that Russia faces and how these problems can be addressed while promoting economic growth.

Book Launch--A Biography of No Place: From Ethnic Borderland to Soviet Heartland

March 14, 2005 // 11:00am12:00pm
Kennan Institute
Kate Brown, Assistant Professor of History, University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Urban Governance and Institution Building in Post-Rose Revolution Tbilisi

March 08, 2005 // 2:30pm4:30pm
Kennan Institute
Zurab Tchiaberashvili, Mayor, Tbilisi (Georgia)