The European Parliament´s Liaison Office in Austria, in cooperation with the human rights film festival “this human world”, organizes an event at the occasion of the award of the European Parliament´s Sakharov Prize 2020 to the democratic opposition in Belarus:
9th December 2020, 18h, online
Movie screening: “Kalinovski Square” by Yury Khashchavatski
In Minsk people are taking to the streets, the protest is getting louder and louder. It is the year 2006 and in Belarus Lukashenko is re-elected for the third time with over 80% of the votes. The search for an explanation develops into a critique of the state disguised as satire.
(Russian/Belarussian with English subtitles).
Address by Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya, presidential candidate,
at the occasion of Human Rights Day
Panel debate: Belarus rising - what´s next?
Andreas Schieder, Member of the European Parliament
Iryna Piarvoikina, Belarussian democratic opposition activist in Vienna
Vasil Navumau, sociologist, fellow at the Center for Advanced Internet Studies (CAIS), Analyst at the Office of Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya
Moderator: Siobhan Geets, journalist (Profil)