2017 | 2016
Defending Social Status - Why Russia's Ukraine policy is about more than regional leadership
26 outubro de 2017 (17h)
Regina Heller studied Political Science and East Slavic Studies at the University of Mainz, at the Middlebury College, VT/USA and at the University of Hamburg. After her exam in Hamburg, she worked as project manager at the Conflict Prevention Network (CPN) at the Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik in Ebenhausen and Berlin, as coordinator of the research project "International Risk policy" at the Center for Transatlantic Foreign und Security Policy at the Free University Berlin and as project manager of the "German-American-Russian Dialogue" at the Aspen Institute Berlin. In 2006 Regina Heller received her PhD from Hamburg University on the tpic of human rights and norm socialisation in Russia. Since 2008, she is member of the scientific advisory council of the Cologne Forum for International Relations and Security Policy. Throughout the academic year 2014/15, Regina Heller held a substitute professorship for International Relations at the Helmut Schmidt University Hamburg/University of the German Armed Forces. Her research inetrests focus on the EU as a ‘norm exporter’, EU-Russia relations, EU neighbourhood policy, Russian domestic and foreign policy. She has several publications on these topics.
Information or Propaganda in the EU’s Attempt to Counter Russian Disinformation Campaigns?
20 de abril de 2017 (11h)
Dr Maxine David is a Lecturer in European Studies at Leiden University and Research Fellow at the Global Europe Centre, University of Kent, UK. She is a Foreign Policy analyst, specialising in Russian and EU foreign policy.
Russia: a strategic challenge for the European Union.
26 de abril de 2017 (15h)
CES Alta - sala 1
Fernando Andresen Guimarães, who is currently the Head of the Russia Division of the European External Action Service (EEAS), holds a PhD from the London School of Economics, and has a vast experience in diplomatic affairs. He was the Head of the Division for North America and Canada between 2011 and 2015, and beforehand adviser with the European Commission. He has also been with the Department of Peacekeeping Operations of the United Nations (2003 and 2004). He is currently Adjunct Professor of European and Global Diplomacy and Member of the Advisory Board of Vesalius College, in Brussels, and a Council Member of the European Council on Foreign Relations, in London. Despite his intense diplomatic activity, Dr Andresen Guimarães has also been publishing, such as recently a chapter on an edited book on The European Union as a Diplomatic Actor, edited by Joachim A. Koops and Gjovalin Macaj, titled "Speak Up! Getting the EU a Voice at the UN General Assembly", among other publications.