Apr 2018

International Round-Table  “Humanitarian Aspects of New Information and Communication Technologies Development: Prospects and Challenges”

International Round-Table “Humanitarian Aspects of New Information and Communication Technologies Development: Prospects and Challenges”

Round Table Nizhni Novgorod, Russia
Rapid development and everyday application of new information and communication technologies produce along with certain advantages a wide range of possible threats to human security. Traditional practices of handling issues of political management, healthcare and education transform into a new ...

May 2018

Inventing hegemonies : Theories and approaches

Inventing hegemonies : Theories and approaches

Round Table Warsaw, Poland
This Roundtable will be held at Warsaw University by The Dialogue of Civilizations Research Institute (DOC), The Faculty of Political Science and International Studies at the University of Warsaw and The Centre for Governance and Public Management (CGPM) at the ...
Actual Problems of Migrants’ Adaptation in Eastern part of Russia and Ways to Properly Address Them

Actual Problems of Migrants’ Adaptation in Eastern part of Russia and Ways to Properly Address Them

Round Table Ekaterinburg, Russia
Migration plays an important role in formation of state and public development and makes a profound impact on the economic and social landscape. State and public institutions of interaction with migrants are addressing the complex issues of designing and developing ...
Beyond GDP: Alternative measures of economic and social progress

Beyond GDP: Alternative measures of economic and social progress

Round Table Berlin, Germany
Gross National Product (GDP) started to be calculated by statisticians in the US and Europe only after the Second World War, and has been criticised since the moment of its inception as a practice. In an often-cited speech at the ...
“Capacity Building for Infrastructure Development in Emerging Economies”

“Capacity Building for Infrastructure Development in Emerging Economies”

Round Table Berlin, Germany
Infrastructure development is an important factor that allows for sustainable economic growth, and provides a solid starting point for the steady ascension of social well-being indicators in the long run. Countries with emerging economies are interested in sustainable infrastructure development, ...

Jun 2018

3rd Annual academic investment migration seminar: International mobility of the wealthy and global inequality

3rd Annual academic investment migration seminar: International mobility of the wealthy and global inequality

04 June, Geneva, Switzerland Building on the success of the Investment Migration Seminars in 2016 and 2017, the convenors are seeking contributions to an international conference on the key economic, political and legal developments on the mobility of the wealthy ...
Conference “Africa-Europe Relationships: A Multi-Stakeholder Perspective”

Conference “Africa-Europe Relationships: A Multi-Stakeholder Perspective”

Conference Rome, Italy
The conference will examine the plurality of socio-economic and political interactions underpinning the relationship between Africa and Europe. In particular, it aims to identify and discuss patterns of cooperation and recurrent obstacles in the African-European multi-stakeholder dynamics. The conference intends ...
25 Years of ‘Clash of Civilizations’: From Huntington to Trump and Beyond

25 Years of ‘Clash of Civilizations’: From Huntington to Trump and Beyond

Round Table Berlin, Germany
As the Dialogue of Civilizations Research Institute (DOC RI) marks its second anniversary this July, building off of 16 years of heritage as the World Public Forum, we also mark the anniversary of one of the most influential and controversial ...

Oct 2018

Rhodes Forum 2018: Making Multilateralism Work: Enhancing Dialogue on Peace, Security and Development

Rhodes Forum 2018: Making Multilateralism Work: Enhancing Dialogue on Peace, Security and Development

Conference Rhodes, Greece
The DOC Research Institute is pleased to announce that its next Dialogue of Civilizations Rhodes Forum will take place on 5-6 October 2018 on the Greek island of Rhodes. The DOC Rhodes Forum 2018 will continue the Rhodes Forum tradition of shining a light ...

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Roundtable on the topic of terrorism and counterterrorism in the EU held in Vienna

On 23 April 2018, Diana Orlova moderated a roundtable in the Vienna office of the DOC on the topic of terrorism and counterterrorism in...

The importance of being honest: Values delusion or how fake news creates fake history

Which media outlets are trustworthy, what kind of fake news does exist, and how are society and politics manipulated? Fake news is not a...

A new European security deal to benefit the South Caucasus

Minsk, 20 April 2018 – The key to making peace is dialogue. For years, the PfP (Partnership for Peace) Consortium Study Group, "Regional Stability...
Andrey Kortunov

‘The most tense period since the Cuban missile crisis’

“This morning we could have had a direct military clash between Russia and The United States of America in the Mediterranean,” explained Andrey Kortunov, referring...

Dr. Yakunin´s book published: The Treacherous Path

This week Vladimir Yakunin, Co-founder and Chairman of the Dialogue of Civilizations Research Institute in Berlin, released his English language book (published by Biteback)....