The Center organizes on average six public lectures per annum. Public lectures will be held either in the small auditorium of VMU (150 seats) or at the neighboring Valdas Adamkus Library (40-80 seats). The lectures have free admission and are open to both students and staff of VMU, as well as the general public. For some events registration is either advisable or required. This will be indicated in the announcement.

The Andrei Sakharov Research Center is an active supporter and co-organizer of the annual Sakharov Days in Ukraine. For more information see

Sakharov Month - May, 2021

Exhibition "Andrei Dimitrievich Sakharov - A Man of his Era"

May 5-28, 2021 – Vilnius Town Hall

Free admission. Opening hours 09.00 AM – 17.00 PM

Opening of the Exhibition "YOU make the difference"

May 12, 2021, 17.00 PM – Mazvydas National Library

Free admission.

Film “Andrei Sakharov:  a Free Man”
by Iosif Pasternak

May 12, 2021, 18.30 PM – Mazvydas National Library

Free admission.

Tenth International Sakharov Conference

May 13, 2021, 14.00-17.00 PM – Vilnius Town hall

Free admission. 

Andrei Sakharov Birthday Concert
by Aleksei Botvinov

May 14, 2021, 18.30-20.00 – Vaidilos Teatras

Film “To the Success of our Hopeless Cause”
by Nicolas Miletitch

May 21, 2021, 19.00-21.00 – Mo Museum

Free admission.

The Andrei Sakharov Research Center contributes to the development of a pluralist and democratic society in Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union.

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Andrei Sakharov Research Center
Daukanto 27, offices 304-307
44249 Kaunas, Lithuania

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