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OSCE PA and RIAC finalize programme for first Helsinki +40 seminar

... the OSCE participating States and the Organization as a whole as it pursues reform on the 40th anniversary of the Helsinki Final Act in August 2015. Following the RIAC seminar in Moscow later this month, the German Marshall Fund of the United States (GMF) will host the second seminar in mid-November 2014. The Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) will host the third leg of the Project in early spring 2015, and the Finnish Institute of International Affairs (FIIA) will host the final ...


Helsinki +40 Discussed in Swedish Parliament

On May 8, 2014 Stockholm hosted a meeting of participants of Helisnki+40 project aimed to draw up a new agenda for the OSCE that is to mark its 40-year anniversary in 2015. Sponsored by the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly , the project is carried out by the Russian International Affairs Council, Stockholm International Peace Research Institute and German Marshall Fund of the United States . The Stockholm session was attended by RIAC Program Director Ivan Timofeev, Kent Harstedt and Walburga Habsburg...


Helsinki+40 Project: RIAC, GMF and OSCE PA Meet in Washington

... take place in Washington, Moscow and Copenhagen. The gathering was attended by RIAC President Igor Ivanov, RIAC Director General Andrey Kortunov, RIAC Program Manager Natalia Evtikhevich, RIAC expert and MGIMO-University Professor Andrey Zagorsky, GMF Senior Vice President Ivan Vejvoda and GMF Director Maia Comeau, OSCE PA Secretary General Oliver Spencer and OSCE PA Project Coordinator Maria Chepurina.


New power means new responsibility

Interview Germany’s importance on the international scene has been steadily increasing as of late. The German Marshall Fund (GMF), together with the German Institute for International and Security Affairs (SWP) recently published the report “New Power, New Responsibility: Elements of a German Foreign and Security Policy for a Changing World”. We discussed this report ...


RIAC and OSCE Parliamentary Assembly initiative launch Helsinki +40 Project

... objective is also to evaluate the work of the OSCE in the past, present, and future. The OSCE Parliamentary Assembly invites three think- tanks to take lead in the project: Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC), Russia; German Marshall Fund ( GMF ), USA; Stockholm International Peace Research Institute ( SIPRI ), Sweden. Each think-tank will host a seminar on a related topic. The German Marshall Fund of the United States (GMF) will host the first seminar of the Helsinki +40 Project in Washington ...


Poll conducted

  1. Korean Peninsula Crisis Has no Military Solution. How Can It Be Solved?
    Demilitarization of the region based on Russia-China "Dual Freeze" proposal  
     36 (35%)
    Restoring multilateral negotiation process without any preliminary conditions  
     27 (26%)
    While the situation benefits Kim Jong-un's and Trump's domestic agenda, there will be no solution  
     22 (21%)
    Armed conflict still cannot be avoided  
     12 (12%)
    Stonger deterrence on behalf of the U.S. through modernization of military infrastructure in the region  
     4 (4%)
    Toughening economic sanctions against North Korea  
     2 (2%)
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