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Seminar "Practice Oriented Research in the Field of Russia-US and Russian-European Studies"

On March 6, 2020, Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) held a methodological seminar "Practice Oriented Research in the Field of Russia-US and Russian-European Studies". The event was organized as part of a joint project with the Sam Nunn School of International Affairs at Georgia Tech, and the Hague Center for Strategic Studies. On March 6, 2020, Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) held a methodological seminar "Practice Oriented Research in the Field of Russia-US...

10.03.2020

Russian–Chinese Dialogue: The 2019 Model

..., in particular, to the prospects of developing relations in the field of artificial intelligence. Authors: From Russia: S. Luzyanin, Dr. of History (Head); А. Kortunov, Ph.D. in History; A. Karneev, Ph.D. in History; V. Petrovsky, Dr. of Political Science; V. Kashin, Ph.D. in Political Science; I. Denisov; Т. Makhmutov, Ph.D. in Political Science; A. Larionov, Ph.D. in Public Administration; Y. Kulintsev; К. Kuzmina From China: Prof. Zhao Huasheng (Head); Liu Huaqin, Ph.D. in Economics; Prof....

10.10.2019

Russia and Ukraine: The Potential of Science and Expert Knowledge to Resolve Differences

One of the main reasons behind the unawareness of the processes that are unfolding in the neighboring country is the lack of effective communication Since 2014, Russia–Ukraine relations has persistently been one of the most painful issues on Russia’s international agenda, and one that has not lent itself to more or less impartial expert assessments. It is safe to say that it is this lack of research and real knowledge about one another that led to the conflict in the first place. In order to rebuild...

09.09.2019

Russia and the Bologna Process: 20 Years Later

... cooperation in research and education. The largest and most ambitious international education project in the history of humankind had begun. Gaudeamus igitur, juvenes dum sumus! Andrey Kortunov: A New Model of International Cooperation in the Social Sciences and the Humanities The news of the launch of the Bologna Process produced a surge of enthusiasm in Russia’s pro-Western circles. Primarily because the process itself was not formally tied to its participants’ membership in the European Union....

02.08.2019

Discussion "Self-Reliance: a Chimera, Forced Strategy, or Real Opportunities?"

On March 18, 2019, HSE hosted a discussion "Self-Reliance: a Chimera, Forced Strategy, or Real Opportunities?". On March 18, 2019, HSE hosted a discussion "Self-Reliance: a Chimera, Forced Strategy, or Real Opportunities?". The event was organized by Council for Foreign and Defense Policy, National Research University Higher School of Economics, Russian International Affairs Council, Y-club networking site, and Russia in Global Affairs magazine. The discussion was moderated...

28.03.2019

The Centers Cannot Hold: What’s the Next Step for Think Tanks?

... moral and ethical questions for humanity. And the only way to tackle these questions is by refocusing on humanitarian knowledge, practically applicable notions about being human in the new technological, political and economic context. Philosophers, science fiction writers and, in some cases, academics have long been struggling with a number of these issues, but, as a rule, policymakers usually fall behind. Think tanks should occupy the space between power and intellect and work to develop concrete ...

12.02.2019

Web Internationalization: Russian Universities 2017-2018

Report No. 40/2018 Report No. 40/2018 This report is the result of a new stage in the research of the online English-language resources on the websites of Russian universities and is a follow-up to the initial report produced by the Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) entitled «Web Internationalization: Russian Universities» in 2015. This issue provides a new ranking as of 2017–2018. The authors developed a methodology for assessing the English-language websites of universities and analyzed...

07.12.2018

Communicating science – why is it important and how to achieve it

Establishing broader public understanding, particularly of the science and diplomacy of nuclear weapons, is one of the greatest challenges facing nuclear non-proliferation. There are two main reasons that make one think this is not “his” or “her” topic. The first reason would be that the nuclear war threat ...

17.10.2018

Meeting with University of Michigan Representatives in Ann Arbor

On September 18, 2018, representatives of the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, visited Russian International Affairs Council. The delegation was headed by Geneviève Zubrzycki, director of the Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies. On September 18, 2018, representatives of the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, visited Russian International Affairs Council. The delegation was headed by Geneviève Zubrzycki, director of the Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies...

19.09.2018
 

Poll conducted

  1. In your opinion, what are the US long-term goals for Russia?
    U.S. wants to establish partnership relations with Russia on condition that it meets the U.S. requirements  
     33 (31%)
    U.S. wants to deter Russia’s military and political activity  
     30 (28%)
    U.S. wants to dissolve Russia  
     24 (22%)
    U.S. wants to establish alliance relations with Russia under the US conditions to rival China  
     21 (19%)
 
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