Baltic and Nordic Responses to the 2020 Post-Election Crisis in Belarus

08.04.21 | Event
In cooperation with the Latvian Institute of International Affairs the presentation and the discussion of the policy brief: "Baltic and Nordic Responses to the 2020 Post-Election Crisis in Belarus" will be held on April 8, 2021, from 15:00 - 16:30, online.
Working language - English.

Information

Type
Online
Dates
08.04.2021
Time
03:00 PM - 04:30 PM

The policy brief takes on and compares the reactions of Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Iceland, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, and Sweden in light of the Belarus 2020 post-election crisis and assesses implications for the bilateral and multilateral cooperation of the Baltics and Nordics with Belarus.

The programme:

Introduction

  • Andris Sprūds, Director of the Latvian Institute of International Affairs, Professor at the Riga Stradiņš University
  • Stefan Eriksson, Director of the Nordic Council of Ministers' Office in Latvia

 

Presentation of the policy brief outcomes

  • Evija Djatkoviča, Researcher at the Latvian Institute of International Affairs and Riga Stradiņš University

 

Discussion between

  • Franak Viačorka, Senior Advisor to Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya
  • Ramūnas Vilpišauskas, Jean Monnet Chair professor of the Institute of International Relations and Political Science (IIRPS), Vilnius University
  • Andžejs Viļumsons, Director of the First Bilateral Relations Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Latvia
  • Hans Wallmark, Swedish parliamentarian, former president of the Nordic Council (tbc)