U.S.-Belarus Relations: Democracy and Human Rights in Foreign Policy

March 25 is Belarusian Freedom Day, commemorating the founding in 1918 of the short-lived Belarusian Democratic Republic. On this holiday, join Professionals in Russian, Eastern European and Eurasian Affairs (PREEA) for a discussion on the role of democracy and human rights in U.S. foreign policy toward Belarus.  Lunch will be served.  Featured speakers will include:

David Kramer, President, Freedom House
Orest Deychakiwsky, Senior Advisor, Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe
Michael Uyehara, Director, Office of European Affairs, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor, U.S. Department of State
Vitaut Kipel, Director, Belarusian Institute of Arts and Sciences
Moderator: Alice A. Kipel, President, Belarusan-American Association, Washington, DC Chapter

RSVP at preeausbelarusrelations.eventbrite.com/.

Monday, March 25, 2013 at 12:00pm to 2:00pm

ICC 7th Floor Executive Conference Room ICC 7th Floor Executive Conference Room

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