2017

2017.09.29

International Security Experts Conference "Eastern Partners in European Security and Defence - Putting EU Global Strategy into Practice"

On 27 of September 2017, EESC together with Lithuanian Ministry of National Defence and partners organized the third annual International Security Experts Conference “Eastern Partners in European Security and Defence - Putting EU Global Strategy into Practice”.

The focus of the Conference was on security environment in and around Europe, as well as on ways to take forward EU engagement with Eastern Partners in security and defence. The invited participants reflected on partner countries’ contribution to EU crisis management efforts, as well as on the possibilities for the EU to support resilience of Eastern Partners, their security sector reforms and capacity building efforts. The Conference gathered government officials, members of civil society, as well as security and defence experts from six Eastern Partnership countries, European Union Member States, and representatives of the EU institutions. 

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2017.09.20

Call for applications: Vilnius Model UN 2017: Solving the Conflict in Syria

On October 24th, during the 72nd anniversary of United Nations, Eastern Europe Study Centre, together with Swedish Institute, Swedish Embassy in Lithuania and Lithuanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs are organizing UN simulation “Vilnius Model UN 2017”. Model UN has long-lasting traditions, being organized for the first time in 1949 and from the beginning raising the future leaders of countries and international organizations. Among them, there was Former Secretary General of UN, Ban Ki Moon, as well as US Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer, National Security Advisor in the Obama administration Thomas Donilon.
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2017.08.01
Call for applications for the Vilnius Young Leaders Meeting (Registration is closed)

Young professionals from the Baltic states, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, Russia, and Ukraine - including scholars, journalists, civil activists, and others with knowledge of and practical involvement in developing analytical and quality media content, deconstructing propaganda, myths and disinformation, and educating society, are invited to apply for the 1st Vilnius Young Leaders Meeting (VYLM) to be held on September 25-29, 2017 in Vilnius, Lithuania.

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2017.08.01
Конкурс заявок на участие в Вильнюсской встрече молодых лидеров
Приглашаем молодых профессионалов из стран Балтии, Беларуси, Грузии, Молдовы, России, Украины – в том числе ученых, журналистов, гражданских активистов и представителей других видов деятельности, владеющих знаниями в сфере разработки аналитического и качественного медиа-продукта (контента), деконструкции пропаганды, мифов и дезинформации, просвещения общества, а также практически вовлеченных в подобную работу – к подаче заявок на участие в I Вильнюсской встрече молодых лидеров (VYLM-1), которая состоится 25-29 сентября 2017 года в Вильнюсе, Литва.
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2017.07.09

The 2nd Global Belarusian Meeting was held in Vilnius

On July 4-5, the Second Global Belarusian Meeting took place in Vilnius. Aim of the meeting was to strengthen the cultural and historical ties between Lithuania and Belarus, discuss the urgent issues and possible solutions. Three discussions were held during which Lithuanian and Belarusian scientists, publicists discussed the common history of Lithuania and Belarus, sought to find out the consequences of the Soviet period for the states and find out their assessments, as well as the audience was introduced to the peculiarities of Belarusian culture in Lithuania and with the Belarusian Diaspora problems in Lithuania and the rest of the world.

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