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Thousands of people demonstrate in Madrid to protect public pensions; February 2017. (Credit: Adolfo Lujan/Flickr)

DOC Research special report: Risking the 20th Century’s biggest social gain

The Dialogue of Civilizations has published a special report on pensions by Manuel Montes and Manuel Riesco. The global financial crisis and its aftermath in the past decade have resulted in inadequate retirement coverage...

Peter Schulze in Yerevan

The EU Delegation to Armenia and the Regional Studies Center (RSC) think tank invited Professor Peter Schulze, co-founder of the Dialogue of Civilizations Reseaarch Institute, to speak about challenges to European security on 27...
Roundtable DOC Office Vienna

Can journalistic dialogue improve relations between states? Roundtable held at DOC Vienna

The 43rd Round Table was held at the Vienna office of the Dialogue of Civilizations Research Institute (DOC RI) on 12 February 2017. The special guest was Barbara Trionfi, executive director of the International...

Islam in Eurasia – A conference on the situation of the Muslim community living in the Asian part of Russia

In conduction with Tyumen State University, on 9 February, the DOC Research Institute’s Moscow office hosted a conference in Tyumen on developments in Muslim communities in Russian Asia. The conference was moderated by DOC...
Vladimir Sazhin

Protests in Iran. What’s next? – Vladimir Sazhin gives lecture in Moscow Office

On February 6, the Dialogue of Civilizations Research Institute's Moscow office hosted a speech by Russian Academy of Sciences Professor Vladimir Sazhin on the topic of protests in Iran, which began at the end...

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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
Alexander Rahr
Alexander Rahr
Prof.-Hon. mult., Project Director at the German-Russian Forum
Alexey Malashenko
Alexey Malashenko
Chief Researcher, DOC Research Institute
Anatol Lieven
Anatol Lieven
Senior Research Fellow, International Security Program, New America