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International conference «Baltic Studies in Russia»

International conference «Baltic Studies in Russia»
22 April 2016

IE RAS Director, RAS Professors Council Chairman Аl.А. Gromyko took part in the international conference «Baltic Studies in Russia», held on April 22, 2016, in Kant Baltic Federal University in Kaliningrad.

Opening of exhibition and presentation of books on history of Russian internal forces and fighting terrorism

Opening of exhibition and presentation of books on history of Russian internal forces and fighting terrorism
22 April 2016

On April 22, 2016 the Civic Chamber of the Russian Federation held ceremonial meeting with Presidium member of the All-Russian civic organization «Officers of Russia», Commander of the Unified antiterrorist forces in the Northern Caucasus (2000-2001, 2003-2004) Colonel General Valery Baranov, during which the exhibition «History of Russian MIA Internal Forces. Fighting Terrorism» was opened, and the books «Internal forces of NCIA (MIA, MSS) before, during the Great Patriotic war and in fighting the nationalist underground after the war in documents of 1939-1955» and «2009-2014. Fighting terrorism» were presented.

The Magnificent Seven?

The Magnificent Seven?
21 April 2016

On April 21, 2016 deputy IE RAS Director, Head of Center for German Studies V.B. Belov took part in «The Magnificent Seven?» discussion («Pravo Golosa» TV show, TVC Channel), inspired by the statement of German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier at the recent meeting of G7 foreign ministers that it is time to return to the G8 format. The presenter offered the following topics for experts to discuss: «Does the statement mean that the West is gradually changing its attitude towards Russia, and does Russia need such dialogue with G7 countries?»

Analytical paper №9, 2016 “Terrorist Threat in Europe: the European Union’s Response”

Analytical paper №9, 2016 “Terrorist Threat in Europe: the European Union’s Response”
21 April 2016

IE RAS presents Analytical paper №9, 2016 Terrorist Threat in Europe: the European Union’s Response (in Russian) by Olga Potemkina, Doctor of Science (Politics), Head of IE RAS Department of European Integration Studies.

Jubilee meeting of the International Union of Economists

Jubilee meeting of the International Union of Economists
20 April 2016
On April 20, 2016, XXV jubilee meeting of the International Union of Economists «The Modern World: New Economic Reality», devoted to the 25th anniversary of the organization, took place. The event was opened by IUE President, Honorary President, Chairman of the Senior Council (Senate) of the Free Economic Society of Russia G.H. Popov.

International round table «The Role of Civil Society in the European Integration Process»

International round table «The Role of Civil Society in the European Integration Process»
20 April 2016
On April 20, 2016, IE RAS held international round table «The Role of Civil Society in the European Integration Process», attended by scientists, social figures, representatives of Russian civil society, foreign experts. Opening the event, deputy IE RAS Director, Corresponding member RAS М.G. Nosov stressed the importance of the subject in discussion and urged to view the civil society experience in the EU in relation to the civil society forming in Russia.

Analytical paper №8, 2016 “Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership and Transpacific Partnership: Consequences for Russia”

Analytical paper №8, 2016 “Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership and Transpacific Partnership: Consequences for Russia”
20 April 2016

IE RAS presents Analytical paper №8, 2016 “Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership and Transpacific Partnership: Consequences for Russia” (in Russian) by Anatoly Bazhan, Doctor of Science (Economics), Head of IE RAS Department of Economic Studies.

Analytical paper №7, 2016 “The European Union: Prospects of Development”

Analytical paper №7, 2016 “The European Union: Prospects of Development”
18 April 2016
IE RAS presents Analytical paper №7, 2016 “The European Union: Prospects of Development” (in Russian) by Alexey Sindeev, Doctor of Science (History), RAS Professor, chief scientific associate of IE RAS Department of European Security.

Participation of IE RAS associates in scientific and analytical show on Cultura TV channel

Participation of IE RAS associates in scientific and analytical show on Cultura TV channel
17 April 2016
On April 17, 2016 IE RAS associates – I.F. Maximychev, V.Y. Shveytzer, N.S. Plevako – took part in scientific and analytical show «What is to be done?» of V.T. Tretyakov on Cultura TV channel. The discussion was focused on the current role of neutral states in international relations.

Scientific seminar in IMEMO RAS

Scientific seminar in IMEMO RAS
15 April 2016
On April 15, 2016, IMEMO RAS n.a. E. Primakov held the scientific seminar of the Center for European Studies (headed by Corresponding Member RAS A.V. Kuznetzov), devoted to the 100th anniversary of the Easter Rising in Ireland. 

Round table in London

Round table in London
15 April 2016

In the course of realization of «Transformation of the EU party and political landscape in the post-crisis period» project (J. Monnet grant) Institute of Europe together with London Metropolitan University (Great Britain) organized the international round table «UK parliamentary election results as a consequence of the transformation of country party and political system and British citizens’ vision of the EU as a unified state». The round table was held in London on April 14-15.

Conference «Strategic Management in the Sphere of National Security of Russia: Provision of National Interests and Realization of Strategic Priorities»

Conference «Strategic Management in the Sphere of National Security of Russia: Provision of National Interests and Realization of Strategic Priorities»
14 April 2016
On April 14, 2016 Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA) held 4th All-Russian scientific and practical conference «Strategic Management in the Sphere of National Security of Russia: Provision of National Interests and Realization of Strategic Priorities». In the plenary session the participants heard reports of: Deputy Secretary of Russian Security Council V.P. Nazarov, Russian Foreign Ministry’s Ombudsman for Human Rights, Democracy and the Rule of Law К.К. Dolgov, as well as representatives of RANEPA and other Moscow universities.

IE RAS visit to Voronezh region

IE RAS visit to Voronezh region
12 April 2016
On April 10-12, 2016, IE RAS Director, Chairman of RAS Professors Council Аl.А. Gromyko and leading scientific associate S.М. Fedorov visited Voronezh by invitation of Voronezh State University.

A positive trend in relations of Russia and FRG

A positive trend in relations of Russia and FRG
11 April 2016
The relations between Russia and Germany are gradually improving, although the general negative political background remains. This opinion was voiced by IE RAS experts, who, by request of TASS, commented the statement of German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier on possible Russia’s return to G8.

«German-Russian Dialogue: on the Way to Trust and Global Security»

«German-Russian Dialogue: on the Way to Trust and Global Security»
09 April 2016
On April 9, 2016, deputy IE RAS Director V.B. Belov and Head of Department of European Security D.А. Danilov participated in the expert meeting of «Petersburg Dialogue» forum «German-Russian Dialogue: on the Way to Trust and Global Security», that took place in Sochi and attracted leading representatives of 8 forum working groups from Russia and Germany.

"Who threatens Russia"

"Who threatens Russia"
09 April 2016

On April 9, 2016, deputy IE RAS Director, Head of Center for German Studies V.B. Belov took part in "Who threatens Russia" discussion on TVC TV channel, devoted to the main external political threats, that Russia is facing in 2016. According to Valdai Club experts, they include the relations of Moscow with Ankara and Washington, as well as the threat of our country being involved into the Sunni – Shia conflict.

Discussion in the State Duma on prospects of cooperation between Russia and the West

Discussion in the State Duma on prospects of cooperation between Russia and the West
08 April 2016
On April 8, 2016, IE RAS Director Al.A. Gromyko and leading scientific associate V.P. Zhiravel participated in parliamentary hearings of the Russian State Duma International Affairs Committee on: «Russia – the West: what will prevail – the logics of confrontation or the logics of cooperation». The event was attended by State Duma deputies, Federation Council members, Russian diplomats, representatives of academic institutes, professors and students of Moscow and regional universities.

The report in Bauman Moscow State Technical University

The report in Bauman Moscow State Technical University
07 April 2016

On April 7, 2016, chief scientific associate of IE RAS Department of European Security, RAS Professor A. Sindeev delivered the report on “The Role of Anti-Soviet Propaganda of Western German Politicians in Building the European Security System at the Start of the Cold War" at the round table discussion, devoted to the Cold War history, organized by the History Chair of Bauman Moscow State Technical University.

2nd European Congress of Local Governments

2nd European Congress of Local Governments
06 April 2016
On April 5-6, 2016, the 2nd European Congress of Local Governments took place in Krakov, discussing the ways to improve the efficiency of the EU structural funds. Almost 1200 people participated in the Congress: local government leaders, representatives of local elites, state authorities, science, business, culture, NGO, mass media from Central and Eastern European countries.

Russian-German seminar «New Basics of Dialogue and General Ideas of Political Vocabulary»

Russian-German seminar «New Basics of Dialogue and General Ideas of Political Vocabulary»
06 April 2016
On April 6, 2016, IE RAS Director Al.А. Gromyko and Deputy Head of IE RAS Center for German Studies Е.P. Timoshenkova participated in Russian-German seminar «New Basics of Dialogue and General Ideas of Political Vocabulary», organized by the Russian State Duma, German-Russian Forum and Alexander Gorchakov Public Diplomacy Foundation.