Budapest – ESI lecturing on value conflicts and human rights at the CEU
ESI's Gerald Knaus will be lecturing on value conflicts and human rights at a workshop for thinkers from within civil society organizations, researchers from policy think tanks and policy makers from the Black Sea region in Budapest. This event, co-organised by the Council of Europe and the School of Public Policy at Central European University, is designed to provide a forum to discuss, and develop practical, equitable and sustainable solutions to, regional policy problems in the spheres of democratic institution building, human rights and cooperative security policy.
Speakers include Piotr Switalski, COE Director of Policy Planning; Thomas Carothers, vice president for studies at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace; Goran Buldioski, director of the Open Society Think Tank Fund; Mateo Fumagalli, Associate Professor at CEU; Béla Greskovits, professor at the CEU Department of International Relations and European Studies, and Department of Political Science; and Gwendolyn Sasse, Professorial Fellow at Nuffield College and University Reader in Comparative Politics in the Department of Politics and International Relations and the School for Interdisciplinary Area Studies.
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