University Conferences

October 10-11, 2019

Conference on Fridtjof Nansen’s Activity in Ukraine in 1921-1922


On October 10-11, 2019, at the initiative of Karazin University and the Norwegian Embassy in Ukraine, the University is holding a conference dedicated to Fridtjof Nansen’s activity in Ukraine in 1921-1922.

The first day’s program aims at a wide audience, addressing general issues about the personality of Fridtjof Nansen, issues of peace and stability, migration, etc.

The second day's agenda includes the work of the following sections:

— Section 1 (Historical): “Activities of International Humanitarian Organizations in Ukraine in the 1920s”

— Section 2 (International Relations): "Transformation of the Role of International Organizations in the Face of Modern Challenges"

— Section 3 (Psychological): “Social and Psychological Well-Being in a Historical Context”

— Section 4 (Sociological): “(Geo)Policies of Identity. Ethnicity, Migration, Borders”

— Section 5 (Philosophical): “Ukraine in the European Context: Modern Strategies for Intercultural Communication”

— Section 6 (Legal): “Current Issues in Civil Society and the Rule of Law: Modern Challenges and Major Trends”

Beginning: at 9:00

Venue: 1st and 2nd floors, Column and Assembly Halls, University Northern Building, 6 Svobody Sq

Contact Information

International Relations Department,

International Activity Organization,

University Main Building, 4 Svobody Sq

rooms 4-58, 4-58A, 4th floor,

Phones: + 380 (57) 705-12-48, + 380 (57) 707-53-26

Email: cic.org@karazin.ua