Journalists turn to DOC Research for expert commentary on key international issues of the day; research publications and articles; access to our speakers. The press office also facilitates and arranges interviews for DOC experts and guest speakers. Media can subscribe to our newsletter and event-invitationlist. Please email with your full name, organization and any specific areas of interest.



    DOC Research Institute plans to co-host BRICS symposium at The University of Cape Town

    Berlin, 12 June: The Dialogue of Civilizations Research Institute (DOC), together with The University of Cape Town (UCT) will co-host a symposium titled ‘BRICS Media Systems in a Digital Age’ in Cape Town, South Africa. The aim of the event is to analyse the impact of digitalisation processes on society in BRICS countries (Brazil,...

    New special report published: Social inequality in the evolution of human societies

    Georgi Derluguian takes a grand, historical-sociology and anthropologically inspired look at the history of social evolution, examining behaviours that counter the aggrandisement of ‘chiefs’ – elites who have established themselves as rulers by imposing themselves upon the collective power of humanity. He draws hope that through a combination of social initiative and the staying...

    DOC Stipendium für die International Summer School 2018 des Staatlichen Moskauer Instituts für Internationale Beziehungen (MGIMO)

    Für Kurzentschlossene: Das Forschungsinstitut „Dialog der Zivilisationen“ (DOC) in Berlin fördert die Teilnahme an der Sommerschule 2018 des Staatlichen Moskauer Instituts für Internationale Beziehungen (MGIMO). Ausgeschrieben sind Stipendien für fünf hochqualifizierte deutsche Studenten und Studentinnen. Teilnahmeberechtigt sind Postgraduierte und fortgeschrittene Bachelor-Studierende der Politik- und Sozialwissenschaften an deutschen Universitäten. Die MGIMO-Module: 1) “Russian Foreign Policy: Modern Challenges” -...
    DOC Research Institute Annual report 2017-2018

    DOC Research Institute Annual Report showcases 2017-2018 achievements

    Berlin 8 June 2018 – The Dialogue of Civilizations Research Institute (DOC) Annual Report for 2017-2018 outlines the achievements of DOC over in 2017-2018 in all areas of operations: research, publications, events, fundraising activities, and the Institute’s financial performance for this period. Publications and research produced by DOC explored what ‘humanity’ means, examining what it means to be human...

    Migrant adaptation in Eastern Russia

    Ekaterinburg, 23 May 2018, the DOC Research Institute (DOC) joined with the Ural Institute of Humanities of the Ural Federal University (UrFU) to hold a roundtable on the problems of migrant adaptation in Eastern Russia and ways to properly address them. Alexey Malashenko, the DOC’s chief researcher, moderated the event, which gathered experts from...

    Media about us

    For more information
    please contact the media office:

    Agnieszka RZEPKA

    Press Officer
    +49 30 209677900

    Filming, recording and photographing of most events is permitted although this must be arranged with the media office in advance.


    65,089FansGefällt mir


    Our Experts

    Richard Sakwa
    Richard Sakwa
    Professor für Russische und Europäische Politik, University of Kent, UK
    Kees van der Pijl
    Kees van der Pijl
    Professor em., Internationale Beziehungen an der Universität von Sussex, UK
    Fred Harrison
    Fred Harrison
    Research Director of the London-based Land Research Trust
    Aymeric Chauprade
    Aymeric Chauprade
    Member of the European Parliament
    Richard A. Falk
    Richard A. Falk
    Emeritus Professor at Princeton University