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The State of Democracy in Georgia. A Conversation with Grigol Gegelia.

Dates:
  • Mon 11 Jan 2021 17.00 - 19.00
  Add to Calendar 2021-01-11 17:00 2021-01-11 19:00 Europe/Paris The State of Democracy in Georgia. A Conversation with Grigol Gegelia.

Seminar of the Interdisciplinary Research Cluster "Democracy in the 21st Century".

EUI alumnus Grigol Gegelia, specialist in the history of political thought, is a founding member of the new pro-European Georgian political party ‘Lelo for Georgia’ and stood as a candidate in the recent parliamentary elections in Georgia. Those elected are currently refusing to take their seats in protest against what they see as the rigged election results. In this seminar he talks about the challenges of building up a nation-wide political party during the Covid crisis and campaigning in a challenging environment, as well as how he sees the future of democracy in Georgia.

Registered participants will receive the Zoom link shortly before the event.

 

Outside EUI premises - via Zoom DD/MM/YYYY
  Outside EUI premises - via Zoom

Seminar of the Interdisciplinary Research Cluster "Democracy in the 21st Century".

EUI alumnus Grigol Gegelia, specialist in the history of political thought, is a founding member of the new pro-European Georgian political party ‘Lelo for Georgia’ and stood as a candidate in the recent parliamentary elections in Georgia. Those elected are currently refusing to take their seats in protest against what they see as the rigged election results. In this seminar he talks about the challenges of building up a nation-wide political party during the Covid crisis and campaigning in a challenging environment, as well as how he sees the future of democracy in Georgia.

Registered participants will receive the Zoom link shortly before the event.

 


Location:
Outside EUI premises - via Zoom

Affiliation:
Academic Service
Department of Economics
Department of History and Civilization
Department of Law
Department of Political and Social Sciences

Type:
Research seminar

Contact:
Serena Belligoli (EUI - Academic Service) - Send a mail

Organiser:
Prof. Elias Dinas (EUI - Department of Political and Social Sciences)
Prof. Ann Thomson (EUI - HEC)
Prof. Lucy Riall (EUI - HEC)
Prof. Martijn Hesselink (EUI - LAW)

Speaker:
Dr Grigol Gegelia

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