This week we will have with us Catherine Belton, a renowned business journalist, who has just published a book "Putin's People: How the KGB took back Russia and then took on the West". In the lecture, Catherine will share her findings of KGB networks behind Putin and their interactions with the West.
This week we will have with us Andrey Zagorsky, professor at MGIMO (Moscow State Institute of International Relations) and IMEMO (the Institute of World Economy and International Relations). Andrey will speak about “Russia and the OSCE-based European order".
What lessons can we draw from post pandemic’s to prepare our politics, economies and societies for the future? Frank Snowden, Professor Emeritus of History and History of Medicine at Yale University, explores them in this week’s Quarantimes.
This week we will have with us Alexey Levinson, sociologist with the Levada Centre. Under the topic of "Russia and West: from Crimea-14 to Covid-19", Alexey will explore the attitudes of Russians towards the West and Western criticism of Russia.
This week have with us Lauri Mälksoo, Professor of International Law at the Tartu University and Author of “Russian Approaches to International Law” speaking about Russia’s concept of sovereignty and its implications.
Dmitry Suslov, Deputy Director, Center for Comprehensive European and International Studies, National Research University Higher School of Economics provides a view from Moscow on the impact of covid-19 on the US elections in autumn and US-Russia relations.
Carl Bildt, Co-chair at ECFR and former prime minister of Sweden, launches the new series ECFR Quarantimes: Thinking big in times of covid-19, setting out Europe's role in the new international system of a post-corona world
ECFR Madrid sits down with former Spanish Prime Minister Felipe González to discuss topics such as the state of the European Union ahead of May's European Parliament elections, the rise of Eurosceptic parties, Brexit, and relations with the US and Russia.
ECFR Madrid in collaboration with Fundación Felipe González recorded a conversation between former Spanish Prime Minister Felipe González and Head of the ECFR Madrid Office José Ignacio Torreblanca on the situation in Venezuela and the legitimacy of Juan Guaidó’s claim to the presidency.
Pascal Lamy, former Director-General of the World Trade Organisation, explains the challenges in Japan-EU trade relations, and Haruko Satoh, Professor at Osaka University, what part culture plays in the bilateral relations.
Keynote speech by Joschka Fischer, former Vice Chancellor and Foreign Minister of Germany. Recorded at the recent ECFR/Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung conference "Shaping the Future: Japan in Europe" in Berlin.
ECFR organizó el pasado mes de febrero un Black Coffee Morning en Londres con Roger Liddle, director de Policy Network, Denis MacShane, ex Ministro durante el gobierno de Tony Blair, y Mark Leonard, director de ECFR, para debatir la posible salida de Reino Unido de la UE. Puedes ver el vídeo (con subtitulos en español) de este evento a continuación: