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Learning from HRDs: Executions in Belarus - Conveyor of death in the heart of Europe

Tuesday 5 March 2019, 1.00PM

Speaker(s): Andrei Paluda, Centre for Applied Human Rights

Andrei Paluda, a death penalty abolition campaigner, will talk about the procedures of executing people in Belarus, a tradition still in place from the Soviet Union era. He will speak about the suffering of people, secret burials and executions in central Minsk, and ask what do human rights defenders do, both in Belarus and around the globe, to put an end to capital punishment?

Location: AEW/104 Lecture Room, Alcuin East Wing, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD

Admission: Free with ticket from Eventbrite,