Lecture 'CERISE Lecture: No Europe Without Russia'

For whom
Students, Employees, Alumni, Press, Business
When
20-11-2019 from 19:30 to 21:00
Where
Het Pand, Onderbergen 1, 9000 Gent
Language
English
Organizer
Russia Platform
Contact
russia@ugent.be
Website
https://www.ugent.be/russia
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H.E. Ambassador Vladimir Chizhov is Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to the EU. He will give a lecture on EU-Russia relations.

Throughout the years he has worked both in Russia at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs as in countries abroad, including Greece, Cyprus and Austria. He was Deputy High Representative for the Bosnia Peace Implementation in Sarajevo, and Russian Special Representative for Cyprus and later the Balkans. In 2000 he was awarded the diplomatic rank of Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary. Before being appointed Ambassador to the EU in 2005, he was Russia’s Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs.

H.E. Ambassador Chizhov conducted analytical research work on European security, OSCE, Russia-EU and Russia-NATO relations, Mediterranean, Balkans, problems of Cyprus and Northern Ireland and UN peace-keeping operations. He was decorated with several state awards.

He will address the audience on EU-Russia relations.

Registration is required via the online Event Manager before 14 November: https://webappsx.ugent.be/eventManager/events/CeriseLectureChizhov