The European Centre for Minority Issues (ECMI), in co-operation with the Political Science Department of Babes-Bolyai University, is looking for contributions on New Paradigms of Non-Territorial Autonomy. Abstracts should be sent by 1st of June 2015.
Featuring a presentation by Adrian Schaefer-Rolffs, (M.A. and doctoral candidate at teh University of Hamburg), and Prof. Dr. Kai-Uwe Schnapp (University of Hamburg), the event will address the latest findings on the higher-than-estimated number of minorities in the border region...
Serhiy Ponomaryov, deputy director of the Department for Observance of the Rights of the Child, Non-Discrimination and Gender Identity at the Secretariat of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights, guest lectured during the ECMI Eastern Partnership Programme (EPP) seminars in Chisinau, Moldova last week.
ECMI Senior Research Associate Dr. Alexander Osipov has been invited to participate in a panel discussion on “Territorial autonomy as a tool of minority accommodation in the post-Soviet space: the cases of Ukraine and Moldova” during the 24th Annual Conference of the Centre for Russian, Soviet, Central and East European Studies.
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