Faces of the Tulip Revolution

Sunday, January 22, 2006 to Wednesday, March 15, 2006
Harriman Institute, International Affairs Building, 12th Floor

The Harriman Institute and Eurasia Initiative Student Club

School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA) at Columbia University present:

"Faces of the Tulip Revolution"

Photo Exhibit Dedicated to the One-Year Anniversary of Kyrgyzstan’s Tulip Revolution

The Tulip Revolution refers to the overthrow of President Askar Akayev and his government in the Central Asian republic of Kyrgyzstan after the parliamentary elections of February 27 and of March 13, 2005. The revolution sought the end of rule by Akayev and by his family and associates, who, according to popular opinion, had become increasingly corrupt and authoritarian.

For further information and questions, please contact Rafis Abazov ra2044@columbia.edu or Talant Sultanov tis2102@columbia.edu.