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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.


human civilisation

DOC Research Institute publishes new special report: ‘Vertical barbarism’: The new wave

The DOC Research Institute has published its fifth special report, authored by Alexey Malashenko, Research Director, Dialogue of Civilizations Research Institute; Yuly Nisnevich, Professor, Department of Political Science at the National Research University, Higher School of...

DOC Research Institute and ACC Limited jointly release Social Audit Report in Mumbai

Mumbai - The release of the report on Corporate Social Responsibility was attended by the Chairman of the DOC supervisory board, Vladimir Yakunin, on 12 October, in the ACC Limited’s Head Office, Cement House....
Rhodes Forum 2017, Closing Session

Rhodes Forum 2017: Dialogue of Civilizations Research Institute reflects on its future

The priorities of the Dialogue of Civilizations Research Institute (DOC) were discussed during the final panel – ‘Reflections of a Think Tank’ – of the 15th Rhodes Forum, which took place from 6 to...
VLadimir Yakunin - Rhodes Forum 2017

Dr Vladimir Yakunin highlights Rhodes Forum’s ability to resolve crises

10 October 2017, Rhodes, Greece – Dr Vladimir Yakunin, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of the Dialogue of Civilizations Research Institute (“DOC”, or the “Institute”) gave a welcome address at this year’s 15th Anniversary...

Education and migration: Challenges of our age

Rhodes, 7 October 2017 - The fundamental importance of education as the key to a sustainable future for humankind was the focus of today’s Leaders’ Club meeting at the 15th Rhodes Forum organised by...

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Our Experts

Adrian Pabst
Adrian Pabst
Reader in Politics and Director of the Centre for Federal Studies, School of Politics and IR, University of Kent, UK
Akeel Bilgrami
Akeel Bilgrami
Sidney Morgenbesser Professor of Philosophy, Columbia University, NY, USA
Akhmet Yarlykapov
Akhmet Yarlykapov
Senior Research Fellow at the Moscow State Institute for International Relations
Alexander O. Filonik
Alexander O. Filonik
Senior Researcher at the Institute of Oriental Studies (Russian Academy of Sciences)
Alexander Rahr
Alexander Rahr
Prof.-Hon. mult.