Date: Thursday 10th May 2012, 3pm-4.30pm
Venue: Room Luxembourg, 1st floor, Eurocities Square de Meeûs 1, Brussels 1000
The FPC, kindly supported by the Open Society Institute-Brussels, is delighted to announce a major Brussels seminar to launch our new Spotlight on Azerbaijan publication and discuss some of the key issues that it addresses. The event will explore the major challenges Azerbaijan faces regarding democratic development, rule of law, media freedom, corruption and other human rights issues, while examining the impact of its international relationships and the unresolved Nagorno-Karabakh conflict on its domestic politics.
Our panel will comprise:
- Richard Howitt MEP, Vice Chair of the European Parliament Human Rights Sub Committee and member of the Committee on Foreign Affairs
- Dr Leila Alieva, Director, the Center for National and International Studies (CNIS)
- Vugar Gojayev, Country Coordinator, Human Rights House-Azerbaijan
- Jacqui Hale, Senior Policy Analyst - EU External Relations, OSI-Brussels
Chair: Adam Hug, Policy Director, Foreign Policy Centre
The event is free and open to all. Copies of Spotlight on Azerbaijan will be available free of charge.
To RSVP please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Download Spotlight on Azerbaijan: Brussels event (130 kilobyte PDF)