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We present the report: State and prospects of the Strategic Partnership between Poland and Ukraine. Point of view of Poland and Ukraine

The International Research Team on Relations between Poland and Ukraine, co-founded by the Institute of Political Science and Administration, UMCS,  the Institute of International Relations of Taras Shevchenko Kyiv National University and the Institute of Central Europe invite you to read the report: State and Prospects of the Strategic Partnership between...

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The newest Yearbook of the Institute of East-Central Europe: The Baltic Sea Region: States, Societies, and Future Development. Editors: Aleksandra Kuczyńska-Zonik and Peteris F. Timofejevs

We invite you to read the newest volume of the Yearbook of the Institute of East-Central Europe: The Baltic Sea Region: States, Societies, and Future Development. Editors: Aleksandra Kuczyńska-Zonik, Peteris F. TimofejevsTable of contents: Kazimierz Musiał, The integrative potential of science and research cooperation for suturing the Baltic Sea Region in the 21st...

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Three years of the Institute of Central Europe

On December 18, 2021, the Institute of Central Europe celebrated three years of activity. It was an intense and creative time, full of hard work and new ideas. At the end of the year we will present a comprehensive summary of our work. We are glad that you have been with us for so long. In the meanwhile, we have launched a series of films promoting the activities of the...

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Dr habil. Tomasz Stępniewski took part in the conference: Ukraine in the Context of Thirty Years of Identity-Building in Post-Communist Europe

The Institute was a partner of the conference: Ukraine in the Context of Thirty Years of Identity-Building in Post-Communist Europe As part of the event, Dr habil. Tomasz Stępniewski moderated the panel: Post-Communist Transition: The View from Within / 30 November 2021 CHAIR:TOMASZ STĘPNIEWSKI | Associate Professor, Institute of Political Science, Faculty of Social Sciences,...

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Newest IEŚ Policy Papers 5/2021: Security dilemma in the Black Sea region in light of the Russian-Ukrainian conflict

We cordially invite you to read our newest IEŚ Policy Papers 5/2021: Security dilemma in the Black Sea region in light of the Russian-Ukrainian conflict. Edited by: Oleksii Polegkyi i Tomasz Stępniewski. Oleksii Polegkyi, Tomasz Stępniewski, Security dilemma in the Black Sea region in light of the Russian-Ukrainian conflict: Introduction.  Stephen Blank, Russia’s War in...

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The Lublin Triangle vis-a-vis Belarus – a panel within the Cross-Border Cooperation Congress Lublin 2021

We invite you to watch the panel The Lublin Triangle vis-a-vis Belarus, which took place on October 5, 2021 at the Ibis Styles Lublin hotel. The event was a part of the 10th-anniversary edition of the Cross-Border Cooperation Congress Lublin 2021 Moderator:prof. Beata Surmacz – director of the Central Europe Institute (Poland) Panel members:Eduardas Borisovas – Ambassador of...

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Newest „IEŚ Policy Papers” 3/2021: Serbia Twenty Years After the Fall of Slobodan Milošević: Success, Evolution, or Continuation?

We cordially invite you to read the newest „IEŚ Policy Papers” 3/2021: Serbia Twenty Years After the Fall of Slobodan Milošević: Success, Evolution, or Continuation? Agata Domachowska, A landmark event? Disappointment? Lost hope? Memories of October 5, 2000 in Serbia twenty years later Jacek Wojnicki, The evolution of the social and political situation in the Republic...

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Zbigniew Rokita receives Nike Literary Award

We would like to congratulate Zbigniew Rokita who won the Nike 2021 literary award for his book Kajs. We are glad that he is co-editor – together with Tomasz stępniewski – of the series “Europa Środkowa”. The full texts are available on our website: Europa Środkowa. Rozmowy o (nie)pamięci, red. Tomasz Stępniewski, Lublin 2020 Sojuz ruszymyj. Związek...

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Dr. Aleksandra Kuczyńska-Zonik and Marlena Gołębiowska during the celebration of the centenary of establishing Polish-Estonian diplomatic relations

On the occasion of the 100th anniversary of establishing Estonian-Polish diplomatic relations and the 30th anniversary of their restoration, the Embassy of the Republic of Estonia in Warsaw organized a seminar “Estonia and Poland: Common Past and Future”. The event took place on October 7, 2021 at the Palace on the Isle at the Royal Łazienki Museum. Its first part was...

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„Russia’s hybrid war against Ukraine: informational and semantic dimensions”

Diana Kupar, PhD (Uzhhorod National University) will deliver a lecture „Russia’s hybrid war against Ukraine: informational and semantic dimensions”. Date: Monday, 4 October 2021Time: 11.30-12.30 amPlace: Institute of Central Europe Diana Kupar, PhD is a lecturer at Uzhhorod National University (Ukraine). Her research includes Russian foreign policy in Central Europe,...

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“The state and perspectives of a partnership between Poland and Ukraine” – presentation of the report at the Economic Forum in Karpacz

As part of the 30th edition of the “Europe of the Carpathians” conference, the report “The state and prospects of a partnership between Poland and Ukraine” was presented, prepared by the Institute of Political Sciences and Administration of UMCS, the Institute of Central Europe in Lublin and the T. Shevchenko Institute of International Relations KUN. During...

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Dr. Andrzej Szabaciuk participated in the debate “Public diplomacy and concern for the good name of Poland abroad”

On August 27-29, 2021, in the building of the Józef Piłsudski Museum in Sulejówek and in Warsaw, the Past / Future Review was held, organized by the Janusz Kurtyka Foundation. This event had a dynamic and multifaceted formula, which consisted of a series of debates, a scientific conference, a Foundation Prize Gala, an exhibition presenting initiatives commemorating the...

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New series: Central Europe

We invite you to read our new series: Central Europe. ewgw The full texts in Polish are available on our website.Central Europe. Conversations about (un)memory, edited by Tomasz Stępniewski, Lublin 2020 Soyuz ruszymyj. The Soviet Union 30 years after the collapse, ed. Zbigniew Rokita, Tomasz Stępniewski, Lublin 2021 Vysehrad torn. Conversations about Central Europe, edited by...

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“People on the Polish-Belarusian border are victims of Alyaksandr Lukashenka’s cynical game” – an interview for PAP with dr. Andrzej Szabaciuk

People on the Polish-Belarusian border are victims of Alyaksandr Lukashenka’s cynical game aimed at destabilizing the political situation in Poland, says political scientist, dr. Andrzej Szabaciuk in an interview with PAP. In his opinion, the president of Belarus wants to force concessions regarding the sanctions imposed on this country by the EU. The full article is to read...

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Independence Day of Ukraine

Today we are celebrating the Independence Day of Ukraine. Happy Birthday! Сьогодні cвяткуємo День Hезалежності України. Бажаємо всього найкращого. Слава Україні. [photo: Jakub Olchowski, graphiti in Netishyn] Udostępnij

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Prof. Tomasz Stępniewski at ICCEES 10th World Virtual Congress

Prof. Tomasz Stępniewski, Deputy Director of the Institute of Central Europe for Research and Analytical Affairs, participated in the international ICCEES 10th World Virtual Congress (August 3-8, 2021, Montreal, Quebec, Canada). On August 4, 2021, he delivered the speech “NATO’s Eastern Flank at the Time of Russia’s Invasion and Occupation of Ukraine”...

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„Wyszehrad porwany. Rozmowy o Europie Środka” – the newest IEŚ monograph

We present you with the collection of conversations “Visegrad torn” – a story about Central Europe told by some of the most interesting people dealing with these matters in the region. While preparing it, our main goal was to present an intriguing perspective on the issues of the region – and we are convinced that our authors have managed to do so. The book...

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Panel “The Three Seas Initiative – where are we today?” during the Local Government Economic Congress – II Three Seas Initiative Forum of Regions, 29th June 2021

The Local Government Economic Congress – the 2nd Forum of the Three Seas Regions, the content partner of which is the Institute of Central Europe, is currently held in Lublin. Our experts – Marlena Gołębiowska from the Baltic Team and dr Łukasz Lewkowicz from the Visegrad Team participated in the panel “The Three Seas Initiative – where are we...

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