• Webinar “COVID-19 in Belarus: Social and Political Lessons of the Pandemic”

    University of Tartu Johan Skytte Institute of Political Studies and The Centre for Eurasian and Russian Studies (CEURUS) are holding the next webinar in the series of “Raising civil society awareness in Belarus” on September 21 via Zoom from 18.00 – 19.30 (EEST, UTC+3). The topic of the fourth webinar is social and political lessons of […]… Read more

  • Viacheslav Morozov to co-host a radio show on Estonian Public Broadcasting

    Viacheslav Morozov, the Academic Director of CEURUS, is the co-host (along with Evgeniya Savina from the Estonian Public Broadcasting) of a new Russian-language radio show on the Estonian Radio 4, entitled Соседи (Neighbours). Twice a month, the show discusses various issues and developments in the post-Soviet space from a popular science perspective with invited guests. […]… Read more

  • Upcoming Training in Tallinn: Russia’s Current Affairs

    CEURUS will be holding a training course on Russia’s Current Affairs for public servants in Tallinn, Estonia from 27 September until 1 October, 2021. The course offers a series of classes covering the most topical issues in domestic and foreign policy agendas. Each of the lectures focuses on certain trends or events related to Russian […]… Read more

  • CfA: Autumn School at Narva, Estonia, 1-5 November 2021

    Governance, Leadership, Resilience: German and Estonian Experiences in the European ContextCfA: Autumn School at Narva, Estonia, 1-5 November 2021 The Johan Skytte Institute of the University of Tartu invites M.A. and PhD students to apply for the autumn school entitled “Governance, Leadership, Resilience: German and Estonian Experiences in the European Context”, that will take place […]… Read more

  • Webinar “Belarus after the Protests and European (Geo)politics: Current Trends”

    Under initiative supported by the 2020 – 2023 Development Cooperation and Humanitarian Aid to Eastern Partnership countries programme of the Estonian Ministry of Foreign Affairs University of Tartu Johan Skytte Institute of Political Studies and The Centre for Eurasian and Russian Studies (CEURUS) in cooperation with Belarusian Student Support Association and Honest University is holding the next webinar in the […]… Read more

  • Roundtables mark the beginning of this year’s Tartu Conference on Russian and East European Studies

    Two roundtables, focussing on information warfare and on Soviet subjectivities, respectively, will take place ahead of the Fifth Annual Tartu Conference on Russian and East European Studies. While the conference is held on 6-8 June for registered participants and guests, the roundtables on 31 May and 5 June are open to everyone interested. Viacheslav Morozov, […]… Read more

  • Webinar on political mobilization and protest art in Belarus

    Under the initiative supported by the 2020 – 2023 Development Cooperation and Humanitarian Aid to Eastern Partnership countries programme of the Estonian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Johan Skytte Institute of Political Studies and the Centre for Eurasian and Russian Studies (CEURUS) (both at the University of Tartu)  in cooperation with  Belarusian Student Support Association and Honest University […]… Read more

  • Joint Lecture “From Exceptionalization to Normalization: Indonesian and Russian Responses to Covid-19”

    We invite you to CSGS & Johan Skytte Institute of Political Studies Joint Lecture Series II – From Exceptionalization to Normalization: Indonesian and Russian Responses to Covid-19, on 29 April at 11.00-13.00 (GMT+3) on Zoom. The Covid-19 pandemic might appear to represent an ideal case for strengthening Carl Schmitt’s model of sovereignty with practices of […]… Read more

  • CfA: BEAR Narva Summer School 2021 for (post)graduate students

    The ‘Soft Power’ of the EU and Russia in Divided SocietiesJuly 5 – 10, 2021Narva College, University of TartuNarva, Estonia The BEAR Network invites applications from (post)graduate students to attend the BEAR 2021 Narva Summer School at Narva College, University of Tartu, Estonia, July 5-10, 2021. Summer school will take place in hybrid format where […]… Read more

  • Call for Participants: Raising civil society awareness in Belarus

    Johan Skytte Institute of Political Studies and CEURUS, in cooperation with Belarusian Student Support Association and Honest University, is pleased to announce a call for Belarusian students and activists to participate in a series of online workshops on the topic of  “Raising civil society awareness in Belarus”. Participants have to hold Belarusian nationality/citizenship. The organisation of the workshops […]… Read more