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Conference agenda

The conference is an in-person event, with some minor exceptions. Speakers’ presentations are limited to 5-7 mins followed by a panel discussion and Q&A with the audience

09.30 Registration and refreshments


Jacqueline Hodgson, Professor of Law and Deputy Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Research, University of Warwick

10.05 Ukraine’s resilience & lessons to be learned

Chair: Elena Korosteleva, Professor of Global Sustainable Development & Director, IGSD

  • Understanding Communities in Crisis through the Lens of Resilience: the case of Ukraine, Dr Asya Kudlenko, Institute for Global Sustainable Development, University of Warwick
  • Best practice from the ‘Canterbury for Ukraine Group’ UK, Giles Polglase, Canterbury University & Dr Denys Nizalov, De Monfort University
  • Vladislav Davidzon, journalist and nonresident fellow, Atlantic Council's Eurasia Center, France
11.00 Mass Displacement in Ukraine: the consequences for the country and Europe
  Chair: Dr Asya Kudlenko, Institute for Global Sustainable Development, University of Warwick
  • Hanna Vakhitova (online), Assistant Professor and Senior Economist, Kyiv School of Economics
  • Kateryna Bornukova, Academic Director, Belarusian Economic Research and Outreach Centre (BEROC) and TB-SRPN
  • Vladliena Russova, Petro Mohylo Black Sea University, Ukraine
12.15 Health Insecurity: how to deal with the infolding crisis?
  Chair: Muzaffer Kutlay, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Oxford Belarus Observatory
  • Chris Gerry, Professor in Health Economics and Head of the Oxford School for Global Area Studies; PI, Oxford Belarus Observatory
  • Olena Nizalova, Senior Lecturer in Economics, & Senior Research Fellow in Health Economics, University of Kent and TB-SRPN
  • Mariya Bachmaha, PH Capital. Public Health Experts” and Swiss-Ukrainian project Mental Health for Ukraine (MH4U), Kyiv, Ukraine.
  • Roberta Bivins, Professor of History, and Executive Group, GRP Health at Warwick
13.30 Finish and lunch in the restaurant