Want to make a difference? Want to support democracy in Belarus?
The presidential elections in Belarus in December were condemned as not free and non-transparent by the international community. Hundreds of Belarusians were detained in and after the demonstrations that followed, among them an estimated 200 students.
The European Humanities University was forced into exile from Belarus in 2004 because it stood for the same principles as the demonstrators in Minsk now. Today, 2.000 young Belarusians study at the EHU, in exile in Lithuania, free of ideological control and according to internationally accepted standards.
Support to the EHU now is support to the future leaders of a new Belarus.
The question of why Europeans should pay attention to Belarus is even more complicated than the question of what can Belarus win if it settles on a course of European integration. Indeed, there are already twenty-seven countries in the European Union and each one of them has enough...Read more
V. B. 2nd year, MA program in Visual and Cultural Studies