Search: Russia,Africa (45 materials)

 

From Visits to Concepts: How Russia and the U.S. See Africa’s Place in the World

... its allies have other institutional mechanisms in their arsenal: this includes the CSTO peacekeeping and military-political potential, the EAEU dialogue possibilities and subregional organizations of the African continent, as provided for by the first Russia-Africa Summit. Such an institutional list can satisfy very demanding tastes and looks more advantageous than Biden’s Strategy toward Sub-Saharan Africa. All that remains is turn vivid concepts into a concrete action program and implement what has been ...

16.08.2022

A Russian Perspective on the Food Crisis

... urea-ammonia and phosphate fertilizers). Russia is ready to keep on strictly fulfilling its obligations under international contracts regarding shipments of agricultural products. We are aware of the importance of our wheat for the nations of Asia, Africa, Latin America, and the Middle East . In the current agricultural year, our exports will amount to 37 million tons of grain, next year we plan to increase it up to 50 million tons. Russia intends to continue providing humanitarian assistance, including through the UN World Food Program. Russia’s goal has always been to stabilize the situation in the world food market and to provide assistance to countries that need high-quality ...

17.06.2022

Neck and Neck: Ankara and Moscow in the New ‘Race for Africa

... security provision. However, Russian grasps at influence in the continent have begun to expand in recent years – including the expansion of media outlet RT in Mali, Congo, and the Central African Republic, as well as the growing importance placed on Russia-Africa summits in Sochi , Moscow , and St. Petersburg over the last eight years. Vladimir Likhachev: Russia and Turkey: State and Prospects of Energy Cooperation Meanwhile, Turkey’s strategy in Africa is more diverse and has benefitted from a sizeable ...

12.04.2022

Experts Discussed Economic, Social, Political, and Ethno-Confessional problems of Asian and African countries

On March 21-23, 2022, the Institute of Oriental Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS) is holding the conference “Economic, Social, Political, Ethno-Confessional Problems of Asian and African countries”. The meeting was organized by the Center for Study of Common Problems of Contemporary East of the Institute of Oriental Studies of the RAS. On March 21-23, 2022, the Institute of Oriental Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences ...

22.03.2022

Conference “Leadership and Power in Africa in the Past and the Present: Studies in Russia, Tanzania and Beyond”

The conference was opened by Joseph Butiku, Executive Director at the Mwalimu Nyerere Foundation, and Dmitri Bondarenko, Deputy Director at the Institute for African Studies of the RAS On 1–4 March, 2022, the Institute for African Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS) in cooperation with the Mwalimu Nyerere Foundation and the Russian-Tanzanian Cultural Centre in Dar es Salaam is holding the conference. The topic of the meeting is “Leadership and Power in Africa in the Past and the ...

02.03.2022

Pragmatic Proposals to Optimize Russia’s Pledged Rehabilitation of Ethiopia

... high-quality, long-term, but sometimes very expensive infrastructure projects, which can ensure northern Ethiopia’s sustainable rehabilitation. It’s pivotal for Russia to prioritize its pledged rehabilitation of Ethiopia ahead of the second triennial Russia-Africa Summit that’s expected to take place in October or November after fall 2019’s first-ever summit saw Russia return to Africa following a nearly three-decade-long hiatus. Coincidentally, Ethiopia requested last April to hold the next event in ...

12.01.2022

The Neo-NAM: From Vision to Reality

... since both it and Israel are also actively exploring free trade deals with the EAU and each have excellent relations with India as well. If Israel joins the Neo-NAM, then it would truly make this network a force to be reckoned with. Ethiopia & South Africa Lidia Kulik: Russia and India: Natural Partners in Building a Digital World The last part of the world where the Neo-NAM can truly make a geostrategic difference is Africa, and it’s here where Ethiopia and South Africa can serve as its most important members. Both ...

16.12.2021

Second RIAC and CONFLITS Webinar on Central Africa and the Sahel Region

On October 29, 2021, RIAC held the second webinar to analyze the challenges in Central Africa and the Sahel region and to discuss the prospects for Russia-Europe cooperation On October 29, 2021, RIAC held the second webinar to analyze the challenges in Central Africa and the Sahel region and to discuss the prospects for Russia-Europe cooperation. CONFLITS, the French magazine, is RIAC’s partner ...

02.11.2021

RussiaAfrica: What is next?” Forum

On October 22, 2021, Nikita Panin, Program Assistant at RIAC, took part in the proceedings of the “RussiaAfrica: What is next?” Forum, which was organized by undergraduate and graduate students at the venue of MGIMO backed by the university’s administration, Russia’s Foreign Ministry and “Rossotrudnichestvo” On October 22, 2021, Nikita Panin,...

22.10.2021
 

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