Sep 2018

BRICS Media Systems in a Digital Age

BRICS Media Systems in a Digital Age

The Dialogue of Civilizations Research Institute (DOC), together with the Centre for Film and Media Studies will co-host a symposium titled “BRICS Media Systems in a Digital Age” at the University of Cape Town on 6-7 September. The event´s aim is to [...]

Okt 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

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 [...]

Jun 2018

Deutschland und Österreich – das Verhältnis zu Russland

Deutschland und Österreich – das Verhältnis zu Russland

  In Deutschland und Österreich haben im Herbst letzten Jahres Parlamentswahlen stattgefunden, die in Österreich zu einer neuen Regierungskonstellation und in Deutschland nach erheblichen Anlaufschwierigkeiten zur Fortsetzung der alten Koalition, allerdings mit einem neuen Außenminister, geführt haben. Beide Länder sind [...]
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 [...]

Mai 2018

“Capacity Building for Infrastructure Development in Emerging Economies”

“Capacity Building for Infrastructure Development in Emerging Economies”

T20 Argentina associated event 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 [...]
Is GDP obsolete? Alternative measures of economic and social progress

Is GDP obsolete? Alternative measures of economic and social progress

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 [...]
Dialogue in Practice: Round Table and Dinner (Kulturen bitten zu Tisch)

Dialogue in Practice: Round Table and Dinner (Kulturen bitten zu Tisch)

Aus Anlass des UNESCO-Welttages des interkulturellen Dialogs (21. Mai) veranstaltet das DOC Research Institute, der Interkulturelle Verein "Kulturen bitten zu Tisch" in der Tradition des und in Zusammenarbeit mit dem World Public Forum - Dialogue of Civilizations (eine vom Außenministerium [...]
Die Verschlechterung der Ost-West-Beziehungen

Die Verschlechterung der Ost-West-Beziehungen

Das Dialogue of Civilizations Research Institute (DOC) veranstaltet in Zusammenarbeit mit dem International Institute für Peace (IIP) und der Forschungsstelle für Eurasische Studien der Universität Wien (EURAS) am 23. Mai 2018 ein öffentliches Expertengespräch zum Thema „Die Verschlechterung der Ost-West-Beziehungen“. [...]
Inventing hegemonies : Theories and approaches

Inventing hegemonies : Theories and approaches

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 [...]
Scenarios of the Kurdish Future: Kurdish Areas of Iraq and Syria Today and Tomorrow

Scenarios of the Kurdish Future: Kurdish Areas of Iraq and Syria Today and Tomorrow

The “Dialogue of Civilizations” Research Institute Moscow office organizes a roundtable “Scenarios of the Kurdish Future: Kurdish areas of Iraq and Syria Today and Tomorrow.” Until recently, Iraqi and Syrian Kurds were widely regarded as one of the key beneficiaries [...]

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”

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 [...]
Putin’s 4th presidency: Prospects for Russian foreign policy - Lecture by Andrey Kortunov

Putin’s 4th presidency: Prospects for Russian foreign policy - Lecture by Andrey Kortunov

Professor Andrey Kortunov is Director General of the Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC), the leading Russian foreign policy think tank. He will give his view on the prospects for Russian foreign policy during Vladimir Putin’s fourth term as president. Kortunov [...]