Russia and Eurasia

Russia and Eurasia

CSIS has multiple programs and scholars who work on the many issues related to the transformation of Russia and the Soviet Union’s former states in Central Asia and the Caucasus.


  • Providing analysis and policy recommendations on the growing geopolitical and strategic challenges in the Arctic.

  • The Russia and Eurasia Program leads work on this strategically important crossroads.

  • Many programs and scholars analyze the host of issues related to Central Asia, especially security and energy.

  • Led by the Russia and Eurasia Program, CSIS works on all facets of the foreign policy, security, economic, and energy issues related to Russia.

Studying Russia and Eurasia