Webinar “Migration crisis on the external border of the EU with Belarus”

Border between Lithuania and Belarus (Image by jo.sau in Flickr)

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 October 19 via Zoom from 18.00 – 19.30 (EEST, UTC+3).

The topic of the fifth webinar is the migration crisis on the external border of the EU with Belarus (often qualified as weaponization of migration). Registration form on project main page.

Discussion moderator: Andrey Makarychev, Johan Skytte Institute of Political Studies, University of Tartu


  • Giedrius Česnakas, director of Political Science Studies at the Military Academy of Lithuania;
  • Frederiks Ozols, journalist with  Latvijas Avīze and lecturer at the Faculty of Humanities, University of Daugavpils, Latvia;
  • Filip Rudnik, Kultura Liberalna, Poland.

Post-event summary by the organisers

Please note that the webinar will be held in Russian. For additional information and inquiries, please contact Jaak Erik Laja,  jaak.erik.laja@ut.ee

Under initiative supported by the 2020 – 2023 Development Cooperation and Humanitarian Aid to Eastern Partnership countries programme of the Estonian Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Forwarded by: Maili Vilson, Head of Communications, maili.vilson@ut.ee