Jean Monnet Project Conference ‘Approaches of the European Union and Russia to Transnational Security Challenges” / 24-26 May 2018


The Conference “Approaches of the European Union and Russia to Transnational Security Challenges”  is organized by the Faculty of law of Lobachevsky University (Nizhny Novgorod, Russia) in the framework of the Jean Monnet EUSECU-POLE Project and the Jean Monnet Module EUGLOBE supported by the European Union on 24-26 May 2018.

A series of consecutive plenary sessions and a round table will give an opportunity to discuss various approaches to core transnational security issues faced by the European Union and Russia: terrorism, human trafficking, “illegal” migration, radicalization, cybercrime, etc. Particular attention will be paid to opportunities for sharing experience and best practices between Russia and the EU to counter cross-border security challenges.

The Round table will focus on issues pertaining to conducting research on and teaching of European and international law at a university level. Participants will be invited to discuss key issues in this field, to analyze prospects for studying and disciplinary development of European law in Russia, its relationship with other branches of law and other social sciences, as well as mechanisms and ways of creating and strengthening interdisciplinary links and research networks for overall development of European studies in Russia.

The Conference will include:

24 May – post-graduate (PhD) workshop

25 May – plenary thematic sessions and a round table

26 May – cultural programme


For more information about the Conference please go to the PROJECT EVENTS page >>>



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