IRES Institutet för Rysslands- och Eurasienstudier

Poverty and strategies for survival in Russia, Belarus and the Ukraine

Project leader

Ann-Mari Sätre, Professor

Project Participants

Lidia Kriulya, Northern (Arctic) Federal University, Arkhangelsk, Svetlana Gaidukevich, State Pedagogical University of Maksim Tank, Minsk, Iryna Martynenko, National Pedagogical University named after M.P. Dragomanov, Kiev,
Two PhD students: Irina Tyurikova, Arkhangelsk and Alla Varyzgina, Nizhny Novgorod State University, Lia Kalinnikova, Uppsala University

Project period

Sep 2011 – Nov 2013

Project description

The aim of the project is to create a network between university teachers and doctoral students / students for comparative research and developments regarding the issue of poverty and survival strategies in Russia, Belarus and Ukraine.

Major funding source

Swedish Institute