Seminar

Political system and civil society in Belarus – challenges for the future

Monday 29th of May 2006 at 13.30-16.00
at the Aleksanteri-institute lecture room (5th floor), Töölönkatu 3 A.

Programme of the seminar:

13.30 Coffee
13.45 Opening words,
Dr. Markku Kangaspuro, Aleksanteri-institute
14.00 Political system and civil society in Belarus – challenges for the future
Professor, Dr. habil. Anatoli Mikhailov, Rector of European Humanities University in exile (Vilnius, Lithuania)
15.00 Comments
Counsellor Tuula Yrjölä, Unit of Eastern Europe and Central Asia
15.30 Discussion

RSVP by 26th of May to Essi Lindroos, essi.lindroos[at]helsinki.fi, tel. (09) 191 28660

Professor Anatoli Mikhailov (born in 1939)
Graduated from the State University of Belarus in 1961. Worked since 1992 as Rector of European Humanities University in Minsk. From 2006 he holds the position of Rector of European Humanities University in exile (Vilnius, Lithuania). Fields of professional interests - phenomenology, hermeneutics, fundamental ontology of Heidegger, history of German philosophy, methodology of social sciences and humanities, educational policies, international relations Awards – Palme Académique (France, 2003), Goethe - Medal (Germany, 2004).

Printable programme (pdf)