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Analytical paper №5, 2016 "On Possible Joining NATO by Sweden and Finland"

Analytical paper №5, 2016 "On Possible Joining NATO by Sweden and Finland"
02 March 2016

IE RAS presents Analytical paper №5, 2016 "On Possible Joining NATO by Sweden and Finland" (in Russian) by Alexey Gromyko, Doctor of Science (Politics), Director of IE RAS, and Natalia Plevako, Candidate of Science (History), leading scientific associate of IE RAS Center for Party and Political Studies.

International conference «De Gaulle, notre contemporain»

International conference «De Gaulle, notre contemporain»
02 March 2016
On March 2, 2016 IE RAS held international scientific and practical conference «De Gaulle, notre contemporain», organized by Friends of France Association together with Department of Country Studies and Department of Social and Political Studies of IE RAS with support of several partner organizations. 

Opening ceremony of the Хth «Moscow State University Model United Nations» Forum

Opening ceremony of the Хth «Moscow State University Model United Nations» Forum
29 February 2016
On February 29, IE RAS Director Dr. Al.A. Gromyko participated in the opening ceremony of the Xth «Moscow State University Model United Nations» Forum, organized by World Politics Faculty of Lomonosov Moscow State University. Al.A. Gromyko addressed the meeting with a salutation speech dedicated to the role of United Nations in the modern world and the historic importance of its creation.

«Russia – France: parliamentary perspective of the future» round table discussion in the Council of Federation

«Russia – France: parliamentary perspective of the future» round table discussion in the Council of Federation
29 February 2016
On February 29, IE RAS associates – Head of Center for French Studies Y.I. Rubinskiy and leading scientific associate of Department of Social and Political Studies S.М. Fedorov – participated in «Russia – France: parliamentary perspective of the future» round table discussion, organized by International Affairs Committee of the Council of Federation of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation.

«Government Hour» on Arctic problems in the Council of the Federation

«Government Hour» on Arctic problems in the Council of the Federation
26 February 2016
On February 26, the Council of the Federation during «Government Hour» heard Deputy Prime Minister of Russia, Chairman of State Commission on Arctic Development D.О. Rogozin. In preparation to the «Government Hour» CF Office published «Analytical Bulletin» containing article of leading scientific associate of IE RAS Center for Northern European Studies Valery Zhuravel «Russia in the Arctic. Will the State Commission Be Its Steersman?» 

Analytical paper №4, 2016 "The Historic Meeting in Havana" (in Russian)

Analytical paper №4, 2016 "The Historic Meeting in Havana" (in Russian)
25 February 2016
IE RAS presents Analytical paper №4, 2016 "The Historic Meeting in Havana" (in Russian) by Anatoliy Krasikov, Doctor of Sciences (History), Chief scientific associate of IE RAS Department of Social and Political Studies.


Normandy format and Munich Security Conference: controversial results

Normandy format and Munich Security Conference: controversial results
17 February 2016
Cautious hopes for the “Normandy Four” talks progress in the course of Munich Security Conference were not justified. Apparently, no concrete agreement was found. The main result is the confirmation of the parties’ readiness to meet again in March.

“Donbas and the Prospects of EU, Ukraine and Russia Relations” project

“Donbas and the Prospects of EU, Ukraine and Russia Relations” project
16 February 2016
On February 15-16 in Brussels IE RAS Director Al.A. Gromyko represented Russia in a series of events within «Donbas and the Prospects of EU, Ukraine and Russia Relations» project, organized by Brussels office of Hanns Seidel Foundation (Bayern) headed by C. Forstner.

Munich Security Conference 2016

Munich Security Conference 2016
15 February 2016
IE RAS Director Al.A. Gromyko participated in Munich Security Conference that took place in the Bayern capital on February 12-14, 2016. 

Working paper №1, 2016 "Following Litvinenko, UK–Russia Relations Are Now at Their Lowest Point since the 1980s"

Working paper №1, 2016 "Following Litvinenko, UK–Russia Relations Are Now at Their Lowest Point since the 1980s"
11 February 2016

IE RAS presents Working paper №1, 2016 (№15) "Following Litvinenko, UK–Russia Relations Are Now at Their Lowest Point since the 1980s" (in English) by Professor Alexey Gromyko, Director of IE RAS.

“Open Tribune” expert discussion session

“Open Tribune” expert discussion session
10 February 2016
IE RAS Director Al.A. Gromyko delivered a speech during “Open Tribune” expert discussion session “20 years in the Council of Europe”, that took place on February 10, 2016.

“Russia and the EU: Differences in Approaches. Points of Coincidence and Cooperation Prospects” round table discussion

“Russia and the EU: Differences in Approaches. Points of Coincidence and Cooperation Prospects” round table discussion
09 February 2016

On February 9, 2016 IE RAS Director Al.A. Gromyko addressed the round table discussion “Russia and the EU: Differences in Approaches. Points of Coincidence and Cooperation Prospects”, organized by the EU Delegation in Moscow and the Russian International Affairs Council. The event launched the project of creation of a permanent expert platform of Russia and the EU member-states.

Meeting of S.E. Naryshkin, Chairman of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, with RAS professors

Meeting of S.E. Naryshkin, Chairman of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, with RAS professors
08 February 2016

On February 8, 2016, the RAS Presidium hosted the RAS professors meeting with S.E. Naryshkin, Chairman of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, V.E. Fortov, RAS President, and D.V. Livanov, Minister of Education and Science, attributed to the Russian Science Day.

Presentation of “2009-2014. Counteracting Terrorism. Historical and Terrorological Reference Book”

Presentation of  “2009-2014. Counteracting Terrorism. Historical and Terrorological Reference Book”
07 February 2016
Authors: V.P. Baranov, Colonel General retired, Doctor of Sciences (History), General inspector of the Russian Defense Ministry, and V.P. Zhuravel, leading scientific associate of IE RAS Department of Country Studies, Candidate of Sciences (Pedagogy), former General advisor of the Russian Security Council (2009 – 2014).

“20 Years of the Russian Membership in the Council of Europe: Results and Prospects” round table discussion

“20 Years of the Russian Membership in the Council of Europe: Results and Prospects” round table discussion
05 February 2016

IE RAS Director Al.A. Gromyko participated in “20 Years of the Russian Membership in the Council of Europe: Results and Prospects” round table discussion, that took place on February 5, 2016, in the International Affaires Committee of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation.

Institute of Europe RAS in the global think tank index

Institute of Europe RAS in the global think tank index
04 February 2016
According to the recently released 2015 Global Go To Think Tank Index Report, over the year the Institute of Europe RAS progressed to the 4th place among the Russian think tanks in Top Foreign Policy and International Affairs Think Tanks Index.



Will Russia lose its special status in the Arctic due to the global warming?

Will Russia lose its special status in the Arctic due to the global warming?
04 February 2016

Leading scientific associate of IE RAS V.P. Zhuravel gave an interview to the Russian social and political internet media “Svobodnaya Pressa”.

Moscow – Berlin telecom “The European Migration Crisis: Possible Consequences. What awaits Germany and the EU?”

Moscow – Berlin telecom “The European Migration Crisis: Possible Consequences. What awaits Germany and the EU?”
28 January 2016

On January 28, the International Multimedia Press Center «Russia Today» held the Moscow – Berlin telecom «The European Migration Crisis: Possible Consequences. What Awaits Germany and the EU?». The Russian expert – Deputy IE RAS Director Vladislav Belov.

Analytical paper №3, 2016 "France at the Crossroads"

Analytical paper №3, 2016 "France at the Crossroads"
27 January 2016

IE RAS presents Analytical paper №3, 2016 "France at the Crossroads" (in Russian) by Yuri Rubinskiy, Doctor of Sciences (History), Head of IE RAS Center for French Studies.

International Forum “Europe - Ukraine”

International Forum “Europe - Ukraine”
26 January 2016

On January 24-26, 2016, in Lodz, the Institute of Eastern European Studies (Poland) held International Forum “Europe – Ukraine”, where IE RAS was represented by B.P. Guseletov, leading scientific associate, Doctor of Sciences (Politics).