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IIRPS VU joins EU FP7 project EU-PREACC

2013-05-10 Institute News

From 1 March, 2013 IIRPS VU has joined an EU FP7 (IRSES Marie Curie Actions) project “EU-PREACC – Possibilities and Limits, Challenges and Obstacles of Tranferring CEE EU Pre-accession Best Practices and Experience to Moldova’s and Georgia’s Pre-accession Process (2013–2017)”.

Project coordinator: University of Tartu, project partners: IIRPS VU, Moldova State University, Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University.


Lecture by the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Sweden Margot Wallström

2015-09-30 Institute News

IIRPS VU invites you to a lecture by the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Sweden Margot Wallström on topic European cooperation – Why we must stay united in times of internal and external challenges

Lecture will take place 8th of October, 15:00 room 402

In her lecture minister will speak about the challenges reaching beyond borders and unstable period we are facing today in international arena. She will underline the need for European countries to regain a firm forward course with cohesion, solidarity and a new dynamics. Margot Wallström stresses the need to stay united for a gender-equal and social Europe that also garners respect for its ambitious environment, energy and climate policy.


Second issue of “Baltic Journal of Political Science”

2014-02-24 Institute News

Institute of International Relations and Political Science at Vilnius University (IIRPS VU) has published the second issue of “Baltic Journal of Political Science” – on topical issues and long-term political trends in the region. All the articles are available to read online.


Lecture by Syrian journalist Kholoud Helmi "The Role of Women in Syrian Conflict"

2016-11-11 Institute News

Institute of International Relations and Political Science at Vilnius University (IIRPS VU), Asian, African and Latin American Studies Centre (AALASC) at the VU IIRPS and Lithuanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs invites to the public lecture “Women in the middle of the Syrian conflict” which will be given by a Syrian journalist Kholoud Helmi.

Ms Kholaud Helmi will try to answer questions of how the rights of women are being threatened in the conflict and how they are managing to survive it when the circumstances are daily suffering and constant loom of death.

The lecture will be followed by a discussion which will be moderated by dr. Ieva Koreivaitė, a lecturer at IIRPS VU. The event will take place on Wednesday, 23rd of November, 2016, at 13.15 o'clock in the conference room 402. Both lecture and discussion will be held in English language.  


Memorandum of Understanding between IIRPS VU and CEPA

2013-11-19 Institute News

On November 7, 2013, Institute of International Relations and Political Science at Vilnius University and Center for European Policy Analysis (CEPA) signed a Memorandum of Understanding. Operating under this MOU, CEPA and IIRPS VU agree to the following areas of cooperation: pursuing mutually beneficial grant opportunities; featuring one's another analytical products where appropriate; pursing future participation in the U.S.–Lithuania Program etc. This MOU will further strengthen the history of IIRPS VU–CEPA cooperation, which includes: IIRPS participation in the 2013 CEPA U.S.–Central Europe Strategy Forum, IIRPS VU expert analysis for CEPA publications and proposed joint programming activities.

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