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Informal Practices and Structures in Eastern Europe and Central Asia


Conference 21 - 23 November 2013, University of Fribourg Switzerland

The Academic Swiss Caucasus Net (ASCN), in cooperation with the Regional Research Promotion Program (RRPP) and the Interfaculty Institute for Central and Eastern Europe at the University of Fribourg (IICEE), with support from the Swiss State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation (SERI), organised an international conference on Informal Practices and Structures in Eastern Europe and Central Asia, that took place at the University of Fribourg (Switzerland) on 21-23 November 2013.

The conference offered a forum for the presentation and discussion of on-going research projects. It consisted of thematic panels, roundtables and keynote speeches that brought together researchers from various disciplines.

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Conference Papers


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Press Coverage


An article about the conference has appeared in issue #692 of the weekly Georgia Today. You can access the article here.



Organizers


Prof. Nicolas Hayoz, Director of ASCN, Director of the Interfaculty Institute for Central and Eastern Europe, Department of Social Sciences, University of Fribourg, Switzerland. Contact: nicolas.nonexisting@fake.comhayoz@unifr.nonexisting@fake.comch

Prof. Christian Giordano, Chair of Anthropology, Department of Social Sciences, University of Fribourg, Switzerland. Contact: christian.nonexisting@fake.comgiordano@unifr.nonexisting@fake.comch

Denis Dafflon, ASCN Programme Manager, Department of Social Sciences, University of Fribourg, Switzerland. Contact: denis.nonexisting@fake.comdafflon@unifr.nonexisting@fake.comch