The Evolution of Environmental Activism in Russia

Date: 

Thursday, April 29, 2021, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

Location: 

Zoom

Elizabeth Plantan, Assistant Professor of Political Science, Stetson University, and Alexandra Vacroux, Executive Director, Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies and Lecturer on Government, Harvard University, will discuss the evolution of environmental activisim in Russia, the impact of the foreign agent law on environmental NGOs, and the intersection between environmental activism and formal party politics ahead of the 2021 Russian Duma elections.

Elizabeth Plantan, Assistant Professor of Political Science, Stetson University, and Alexandra Vacroux, Executive Director, Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies and Lecturer on Government, Harvard University, will discuss the evolution of environmental activisim in Russia, the impact of the foreign agent law on environmental NGOs, and the intersection between environmental activism and formal party politics ahead of the 2021 Russian Duma elections. 

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Contact: daviscenter@fas.harvard.edu