Breakfast seminar: Civil society’s fight for justice

Plats: Stadsmuseet , Stockholm

Join Östgruppen for a breakfast seminar focusing on how the civil society has been fighting for justice since the Russian invasion of Ukraine. 

Since the Russian full-scale invasion of Ukraine in February 2022, civil society and human rights organizations in the country are working intensively to document war crimes in the country and human rights violations in the occupied territories. In addition, they continue to protect the rule of law in Ukraine. What methods does the does civil society use in their fight for justice and what are the possibilities of bringing war criminals to justice, facilitating investigation of war crimes? 

In this seminar you will meet Onysiia Syniuk, legal analyst at Human Rights Centre ZMINA, who despite the risks it entails remain in Ukraine, and continue the fight for justice of those affected by the war.

Participant: Onysiia Syniuk, Legal Analyst at Human Rights Centre ZMINA
Moderator: Karina Shyrokykh, Associate Professor in International Relations at Stockholm University

Coffee and sandwich will be served from 08:30, and the seminar will start at 09:00.

Place: Stockholm City Museum, Sevenbomssalen.

Register for the event by sending an email to elin.ovesson@ostgruppen.se 

The seminar will be held in English.


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