17 March 2015, 7 pm – 8.30 pm
Committee Room 2 House of Lords, Palace of Westminster, London SW1P 3AD
Free, but registration is essential. Register here.
This panel discussion, due to take place in the House of Lords on March 17th will discuss recent developments in Ukraine and Russia. It is organized by The Project for Democratic Union (PDU), a political think-tank which makes the case for a full political union of the Eurozone.
Sir Tony Brenton is a former British diplomat who, amongst many other placements throughout his career, served as the United Kingdom’s ambassador to Russia from 2004-2008. He is currently a fellow of Wolfson College, Cambridge.
Dr. Rory Finnin is a senior lecturer in Ukrainian Studies at the University of Cambridge. He is an expert on national identity in Ukraine. He holds a PhD from Columbia University.
Dr. Olesya Khromeychuk is a lecturer in Ukrainian Studies. Her research focuses on the role of women in guerrilla violence in the country, particularly in the context of the Second World War.
Baroness Morgan of Ely
Baroness Morgan is a Labour peer and the shadow Minister for Foreign Affairs and the Commonwealth in the House of Lords.