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.  



  • Alexei Pikulik

    A graduate from the Belarusian State University (diploma in information and communication), he holds M.A. in Politics from the Central European University in Budapest (2005). Alexei worked extensively in the field of information, communication, advertisement, and NGO development.

    Ph.D in Political and Social Science (European University Institute, Florence), Master of Research in Political and Social Science (European University Institute, Florence), MA in Sociology (Central European University, Budapest). Research interests: political economy of reforms, political economy of oil, economic regulation. 

  • 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 Autushka-Sikorski

    Aliaksandr Autushka-Sikorski graduated from the European Humanities University in 2011 with Bachelor degree in Political Science and European Studies. MA in Political Science (Central European University, Budapest), MA in Public Policy (European Humanities University, Lithuania). 

  • 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.