Debating Europe and Georgia with the Georgian Minister
The Georgian Minister of Foreign Affairs Maia Panjikidze will be paying a lightning visit to Leiden University on 26 March. She will give a lecture and take part in a debate on the theme of 'European perspective – The Georgian case'. All are welcome.
Dr Panjikidze will talk about the relations between Georgia and the European Union. What opportunities are there for further co-operation under the new regime? How does Georgia see its relation with Russia and other neighbouring countries against this background?
The lecture will take place in the context of the collaboration between Leiden University and Tbilisi State University (TSU). This collaboration has led to the installation of the Visiting Professorial Chair in Georgian Languages, Culture and Society in Leiden, sponsored by the TSU.
The meeteing will start with a brief introduction by Georgian Ambassador Shota Gvineria, followed by a debate with the audience.
Lecture: 'European perspective – The Georgian case'
Speaker: Dr Maia Panjikidze, Georgian Minister of Foreign Affairs
Date and time: 26 March, 11.30-12.30 hrs
Venue: “Gravensteen”, Room 011 (Pieterskerkhof 6, Leiden)
Entry, free: All are welcome.
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