Being a real scientist and cosmopolite, Vitali Silitski first of all remained a Belarusian. For the International Mother Tongue Day we propose you some Vitali's statements about Belarusian language and identity.
Vitali Silitski Commemoration Committee launched the Award “For Contribution in Development of Political Science in Belarus” to maintain the memory of a world-known Belarusian political scientists, public thinker, and the first director of BISS.
On June 11, 2012 one year passed since the death after hard illness of famous Belarusian political scientist Vitali Silitski. During this time his friends and colleagues have not accepted the loss. Those who could not come to the Commemoration Evening send their memories. Also to the obit of Vitali Silitski a special issue of Belarus Headlines journal dedicated to him was issued.
Minsk’s Ў Gallery hosted a memorial evening for the first BISS Director Vital Silicki on the day of the obit, 11 June. Vital’s friends and colleagues shared their memories of the globally renowned political researcher in a very warm atmosphere.
The Commemoration Committee was created in memoriam of Vitali Silitski, the first director of the Belarusian Institute for Strategic Studies (BISS), outstanding Belarusian political scientist, public activist, and a blogger.