May 04, 2011 // 5:30pm — 8:00pm
Blair A. Ruble, Director, Kennan Institute; Randy Bregman, Partner, Salans; William Pomeranz, Deputy Director, Kennan Institute; Yury Urnov, Director, "One Hour Eighteen"
May 03, 2011 // 10:00am — 5:30pm
The Kennan Institute and the Henry M. Jackson Foundation sponsored a one-day seminar to explore the role of the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) on the development of the rule of law in Russia.
May 02, 2011 // 12:00pm — 1:00pm
Terrell Starr, Independent Scholar, New York
April 26, 2011 // 3:30pm — 5:30pm
Lisa C. Paul, Author and Attorney, Milwaukee, Wisc.
April 25, 2011 // 12:00pm — 1:00pm
Olga Kazmina, Professor, Department of Ethnology, Moscow State University; Visiting Fulbright Scholar, Department of Religion, Emory University; and Former Regional Exchange Scholar, Kennan Institute
April 21, 2011 // 4:30pm — 6:00pm
In discussing his new book, "Odessa: Genius and Death in a City of Dreams," Charles King, Professor of International Affairs and Government at Georgetown University and former Title VIII-Supported Short-Term Scholar, Kennan Institute, analyzed the vibrant city of Odessa, and the destruction of its Jewish population.
April 18, 2011 // 12:00pm — 1:00pm
Louise Shelley, University Professor, School of Public Policy and Director, Terrorism, Transnational Crime and Corruption Center (TraCCC), George Mason University, and Former Title VIII-Supported Research Scholar, Kennan Institute, discussed the business model of human trafficking from the former Soviet Union, as well as recent developments in all forms of human trafficking from and within the former USSR. This model, which Shelley termed "the natural resource model," shares many characteristics of Russian trade in other areas and was compared with trafficking from other regions of the world.
April 14, 2011 // 9:30am — 11:30am
Sergey Puzyrevskiy and Mikhail Evraev of the Russian Federation's Federal Antimonopoly Service (FAS), as well asAnna Katamadze of the Ministry of Economic Development, discussed the current issues facing the Russian government in implementing its transition from a state to a private economy.
April 13, 2011 // 3:30pm — 5:30pm
Alexander Chvorostov, Director, Center for Comparative Eurasia Studies and Surveys, Institute for Advanced Studies, Vienna and Visiting Professor, University of Vienna, Austria; Natalia Waechter, Senior Research Fellow, Center for Comparative Eurasia Studies and Surveys, Institute for Advanced Studies, Vienna, Austria and Visiting Professor, University of Innsbruck, Austria
April 12, 2011 // 3:30pm — 5:30pm
Franz Cede, Former Ambassador of Austria to the Russian Federation (1999-2003)
Experts & Staff
- Matthew Rojansky // Director, Kennan Institute
- William E. Pomeranz // Deputy Director, Kennan Institute
- F. Joseph Dresen // Program Associate
- Mary Elizabeth Malinkin // Program Associate
- Mattison Brady // Program Assistant
- Blair A. Ruble // Director, Global Sustainability and Resilience Program, and Senior Advisor, Kennan Institute