Associated experts

  • Aleh Bahutski

    Belarusian historian, political analyst and political consultant. Now Aleh lives in Kyiv.

  • Alena Artsiomenka

    Alena Artsiomenka graduated from Social Communication Department at the Belarusian State University (2008) and master program in Sociology (2009). In 2010 obtained bachelor degree in social and political philosophy (European Humanities University). Since 2009 works in the direction of media, social and market research.  She is a part-time lecturer at Social Communication Department, BSU.  



  • Aliaksandr Filipau

    Ph.D. in Political Science, is the Dean of the Faculty of Extended Education at the Belarusian State University of Culture and Arts (since March, 2013). Member of the Editorial Board of the journal "Political Sphere", member of the UN initiative Alliance of Civilizations. He speaks English, Arabic, Persian, Latin and Hebrew.

  • Aliaksandr Papko

    Aliaksandr Papko is an analyst at Centre for Social and Economic Research CASE Belarus. He holds a Master’s degree in Political Science from the University of Warsaw and a Master's degree in European Interdisciplinary Studies from the College of Europe. In 2012 Aliaksandr has been admitted to the PhD programme at the Polish Academy of Science.

    Research interests: economic and social transformations in Belarus and Russia, relations between the EU and its Eastern neighbours (European Neighbourhood Policy, Eastern Partnership); foreign policy of Russia and Belarus, European and Eurasian economic integration, political and economic transition.


  • Aliaksei Lashuk

    Lawyer (International law, Belarusian State University), LL.M. (Central European University), consultant and project manager in the field of education and international business, expert in international investments and M&As, EU law and policy

  • Aliaxandr Aleshka

    Specialist in international relations. Graduated from the Belarusian State University, the University of Warsaw and Lancaster University. PhD student at the Graduate School for Social Research (Polish Academy of Sciences).

    Research interests: political and economic relations between Belarus and Russia, foreign policy of the Russian Federation, Eastern policy of Poland, economic relations between the EU and the post-Soviet region.

    Contact: alex.aleshka(at)

  • Andrei Liakhovich

    Political expert, analyst. Director of the Center for Political Education. Author of many analytical papers, including on the evolution of election campaigns and emergence of political elites in Belarus.

  • Andrei Yeliseyeu

    Andrei Yeliseyeu holds Bachelor's degree in International Relations and a Master of Arts in Historical Studies from the Belarusian State University in Minsk. He was awarded with MA in Political Science from the European Humanities University (Vilnius, Lithuania) and LLM in International and European Law from the Riga Graduate School of Law (Riga, Latvia). He also graduated from the Estonian School of Diplomacy in Tallinn.

    Research interests: international relations in the Baltic Sea region, EU-Belarus relations, international public law, international human rights law, visa policy, migration.


  • Daria Katkouskaya

    Senior lawyer at OOO Stepanouski, Papakul and Partners. Author of numerous comments on advertising, wholesale, consumer protection.

  • Ekaterina Zabello

    Lawyer, graduated from the faculty of law of Belarusian State University (1999), has practiced since 1995. She specializes in foreign investments, construction and property, intellectual property (participant in the international program of the U.S. Department of State “Intellectual Property Rights”, 2003). Member of the Belarusian public organization of economic lawyers, local partner of the World Bank Doing Business project.