Sharing the Transition Experience - videozáznam

07. prosince 2016 10:20 - Kyjev, Ukrajina
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The afternoon conference was streamed live and the record can be found here.

Večerní konference byla přenášena živě a záznam naleznete zde.


Program of the Conference Day in Kyiv

December 7, 2016

Venue: Khreschatyk City Center Hotel, 14, Khreschatyk St., Kyiv

Expert Panels

9.00 – 10.00    Introduction of the Project

10.15 – 12.00  Shared Memory in Help of Democracy

  • How does the shared experience of democratic transition help emerging democracies and democratic leaders – current state of affairs

12.00 – 13.00  Lunch

13.00 – 16.00  Creating a Guide on Transition Experience

  • Coordination and brainstorming session for participating experts on the features and the Guide. Discussion about the guidelines for the comparative studies.

Public Conference

Venue: Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, 60, Volodymyrska Street, Kyiv

17.00 – 19.30  The Importance of National Memory for Democracy


o   Pavel Žáček (CZE) – Former Director of the Institute for the Study of the Totalitarian Regimes, Prague

o   Toomas Hiio (EST) – Member of the Board at the Estonian Institute of Historical Memory, Tallinn

o   Franciszek Dabrowski (POL) – Main Specialist at the Institute of National Remembrance, Warsaw, and Lecturer at the Academy of Warfare, Warsaw

o   Volodymyr Buhrov (UKR) - Pro-Rector of the Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv

o   Andriy Kohut (UKR) – Director of the Archives of Security Service of Ukraine, Kyiv

o   Igor Kulyk (UKR) – Igor Kulyk (UKR) – Head of Department, Ukrainian Institute of National Remembrance, Kyiv

o   Olena Khalimon (UKR) – Consultant of Ukrainian Institute of National Remembrance, Kyiv


The epxert panel and the conference are part of the project supported by National Endowment for Democracy. To learn more about the Democratic Transition Guide click here.