Public lecture

Press release — 30 September

Dr. Arkady Moshes, Director of the EU’s Eastern Neighbourhood and Russia research programme at the Finnish Institute of International Affairs (FIIA) will give a public lecture entitled

(announcement .pdf)

on September 30, 2011, 14.00-15.30 at the University of Tartu EuroCollege (Lossi 3-306).


Dr. Moshes is a senior scholar at the Finnish Institute of International Affairs where his areas of expertise include Russia-EU relations and the internal and foreign policy of Ukraine and Belarus. He is also an Associate Fellow of the Russia and Eurasia Programme, Chatham House, and a member of the PONARS Eurasia Network at George Washington University.

Before joining FIIA, he held a variety of positions at the Institute of Europe of the Russian Academy of Sciences. Dr. Moshes has authored over 100 academic publications and analytical papers. His most recent publication is Russia as a Network State. What Works in Russia When State Institututions Do Not (Palgrave Macmillan, 2011).

For more information see here

The event is organized by the Centre for EU-Russia Studies (CEURUS), University of Tartu.

For more information about the Centre, see here