Photogallery – Legacy of Totalitarianism Today

Thursday 12 June 2014

Welcome

Daniel Herman, Minister of Culture of the Czech RepublicGöran Lindblad, President, Platform of European Memory and Conscience, SwedenGöran Lindblad, President, Platform of European Memory and Conscience, SwedenMiluše Horská, Vice-President of the Senate, Parliament of the Czech Republic

Keynote speech – Sofi Oksanen

Sofi Oksanen, award-winning writer, FinlandSofi Oksanen, award-winning writer, FinlandSofi Oksanen, award-winning writer, Finland

Session 1: Quality of Democracy and rule of law after 25 years – have we established them strong enough?

Session 2: The legacy of witnesses of totalitarian persecution

Session 3: Justice for the totalitarian crimes – why haven`t we done enough?

Session 4: Corruption – what are its roots and what are the remedies?

Friday 13 June 2014

Opening

Session 5: The watchdogs of democracy – are the media fulfilling their role?

Session 6: Memory institutions – why and how long do we need them?

Session 7: The role of the European Union – have we reconciled East and West yet?

Session 8: The legacy of totalitarianism today – Ukraine and beyond

Conclusions

Photos: Přemysl Fialka