SlovakAid Fellowship Program for Change Leaders

SlovakAid Fellowship Program for Change Leaders

The «SlovakAid Fellowship Program for Change Leaders»

In cooperation with the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic and support of SlovakAid, iSANS and partner institutions in Slovakia are implementing a Fellowship Programme for Change Leaders.

The Program will be implemented during the period from February to November 2021.

The programme will contribute to continuous coverage of the developments and trends in Belarus, help better understand the needs of the country, facilitate the formulation of the necessary reform agenda for the country, strengthen research and analysis skills of fellows and build networks supporting better policy-making in and towards Belarus.

The programme will also feature high level engagements between Western democratic government representatives and Belarusian change leaders, including through dedicated side events at the GLOBSEC 2021 Bratislava Forum.

The «SlovakAid Fellowship Program for Change Leaders»

Our partners:

Slovak Foreign Policy Association (SFPA) – is a foreign policy think-tank based in Bratislava, Slovakia. Since 1993 the mission of SFPA has been to conduct high-quality, independent research and, on the basis of that research, to provide innovative practical recommendations for policy- and decision-makers.

GLOBSEC – is a global think-tank based in Bratislava committed to enhancing security, prosperity and sustainability in Europe and throughout the world. Its mission is to influence the future by generating new ideas and solutions for a better and safer world.

The Institute for Public Affairs (Slovak acronym IVO) is an independent non-governmental, nonprofit organization bringing together experts from many different areas of study. It was founded with the aim of promoting the values of an open society and a democratic political culture in public policy and decision-making.

Authors and Articles

  1. iSANS, 11.05.2021, Belarus and Slovakia: closer than it seems


2. iSANS, 22.06.2021, No way back: the EU and the US exclude normalization with Lukashenka regime

3. Globsec, 25.05.2021, GLOBSEC 2021: Belarusian Crossroads: The Role of Civil Society as a Watch Dog of Democratic Principles