The Potential Effects of the Western Sanctions on the Resolution of the Internal Political Crisis in Belarus

May 20, 2021 13:47

Hosted by the National Anti-Crisis Management of Belarus 

May 21, 2021, 14:00 - 15:30 UTC+2 (15:00 - 16:30 Minsk time) via zoom by invitations

The goal of the webinar is to make an expert analysis of the prospects and efficiency of restrictive measures in the context of Belarus' national interests as well as the potential of sanctions policy for the peaceful settlement of the internal political crisis in Belarus

Preliminary programme of the webinar:

14.00 – 14.05 - Welcoming remarks by Mr. Pavel Latushka, Head of the National Anti-Crisis Management of Belarus 

14.05 – 14.15 - Historical background of the Belarusian Sanctions presented by Mr. A.Sannikau, Leader of the “European Belarus

14.15 – 14.25 - “Sanctions’ lessons” presented by Mr. Daniel Fried, Atlantic Council (USA)

14.25 – 14.35 - “Economic sanctions and the pressure points of the regime” presented by Mr. A.Alachnovič, Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya’s Representative on Economic Reforms, Member of the Economic Group of the Coordination Council

14.35– 14.40 - “Sanctions and the Protest Movement in Belarus” presented by Mr. Siargey Dyleuski, Member of the Presidium of the Coordination Council of Belarus

14.45 – 14.50 - “Support for Sanctions from the Repressed Workers” presented by a worker of the Mozyr Oil Refinery Plant

14.50 – 15.00 - “The Need for the Coordination of the Sanctions Policy-to be confirmed” presented by Mr. Joerg Forbig, Director for Central and Eastern Europe,  the German Marshall Fund

15.00 – 15.25 - Q and A session

15.25 – 15.30 - Closing remarks by the NAM representative

To register, please fill in the form at this link, we will send you the link a few hours before the event: https://forms.gle/MhEuc5apbecD931M7

If you have any questions, please contact: press@belarus-nau.org

Short title: 
The Potential Effects of the Western Sanctions on the Resolution of the Internal Political Crisis in Belarus