Thematic Session: 3. Civil Society and Authorities

Thu 16.6.2016, from 9.30–15.30, Place: Kuusi

Themes of discussion:
• Interaction on different levels; experience and practice
• Practical experience of civil society institutions, including Finno-Ugric youth organizations.

9.30–9.40    Opening of the Thematic Session
Moderators:
Heikki Talvitie (the Finns), Ambassador, Finland-Russia Society
Gecse Géza (the Hungarians), PhD, Historian, Journalist, Chair of the Club Aspect at the Eötvös Loránd University
Secretary: Kirsi Muurama, Finland-Russia Society

Interaction on different levels; experience and practice
9.40–9.55    Presentation:
Theme: Finno-Ugric peoples and the authorities: Problems of interaction
Aleksei Konjuhov (the Komis), Vice director of the Komi Republic Piritim Sorokin Heritage Centre, Candidate of Sociology  

9.55-10.05    Comment:
Zoltán Kántor (the Hungarians) National Policy Research Government organization

10.05–11.10    Discussion

Practical experience of civil society institutions, including Finno-Ugric youth organizations
11.10–11.25    Presentation:
Theme: The development of Finno-Ugric non-governmental organizations at the turn of 21st century, general outlines
Aleksei Zagrebin (the Udmurts), Doctor of Historical Sciences, professor, Russian Academy of Sciences

11.25-12.30    Discussion

14.00–14.15    Presentation:
Theme: Non-governmental organizations as the preservers of Finno-Ugric languages and cultures: challenges and success stories
Laura Lyytikäinen (the Finns) DSocSci, Researcher

14.15–15.30    Discussion

Thematic Session continues:
Fri 17.6.2016 from 9.00–11.00, Place: Kuusi

9.00–11.00    Discussion. Closing conclusions.

 

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3. Zoltán Kántor_ENG.pdf126.97 KB
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