Russia and Eurasia
- Jan 31, 2014
The 2014 Winter Olympics, scheduled to open in Russia’s Black Sea resort of Sochi on February 7, are critical for Russia and President Vladimir Putin, who hopes that the Games will serve as proof of his successful stewardship of post-Soviet Russia after the political and economic chaos of the 1990s.
- Dec 17, 2013
Dr. Vladislav Inozemtsev will outline the major challenges that the formation of Putin’s Eurasian Economic Union will face in the coming years.
- Nov 7, 2013
Dr. Leonid Gozman will present an analysis of the underlying psychological causes of the political crisis in Russia and profile the main actors in the political arena. In the view of Dr. Gozman, the old political system remains unsustainable and cannot be fully restored in principle.
- Nov 5, 2013
The 2013 Global Security Forum was held on Tuesday, November 5th, in the new CSIS headquarters located at 1616 Rhode Island Avenue, NW, Washington DC 20036. All the sessions below have audio and video recordings. Select the links below to view those recordings and find out more information about the sessions.
- Oct 31, 2013
Andrey Slepnev will deliver a briefing on recent developments in the Eurasian Economic Union and in trade and economic cooperation between the U.S. and Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan.
Andrey Slepnev, Member of the Board and Minister for Trade, Eurasian Economic Commission
- Jul 12, 2013
Featuring a welcoming address by
His Excellency Sergey Kislyak
Ambassador of the Russian Federation to the United States
Keynote address by
Deputy U.S. National Security Advisor for International Economics
Panel 1: The G-20 St. Petersburg Agenda
- Jun 27, 2013
In 2014, Russia will host the Winter Olympic Games at the well-known Black Sea resort destination of Sochi. The Games have symbolic importance for Russian President Vladimir Putin, who considers them a demonstration of post-Soviet Russia’s potential and growing influence in the international arena.
- May 1, 2013
Tobacco cessation is a public policy priority based on the impact of tobacco use. The annual number of deaths due to tobacco use is estimated at 443,000 in the U.S. and 400,000 in the Russian Federation. The Public Health Working Group of the US-Russia Civil Society Partnership Program has implemented a collaborative project integrating the contributions of Russian, European, and U.S.
- Apr 29, 2013
This event will feature an expert discussion on the findings and recommendations of The Institute of Medicine’s recently released report titled “Countering the Problem of Falsified and Substandard Drugs.”