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Amid the civil war in Syria and the general potential for conflict in the Middle East in 2013, questions are being asked as to the effectiveness of international peacekeeping in this day and age. Ther

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Chronology

The signing of the agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the United States of America on "Cooperation in the Area of MPC&A of Nuclear Materials".
02.10.1999
Poland is offered a proposal, the Adam Rapacki Plan, to establish a zone free of nuclear weapons in Central Europe.
02.10.1957

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05.04.2014

Above all, Russia's aim is to ensure the role of intergovernmental mechanisms to oversight the management of the Internet’s “roots”. As a result, the NTIA announcement is in a strange way neither contrary to the official Russian position, nor unified with it, but somewhere in between. However, one point of criticism that could be heard now from Moscow to ICANN and the USG is that the oversight transition is belated and current actions are not decisive enough.

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  • Position : President, PIR Center; Editor-in-Chief, Security Index Journal
  • Affiliation : PIR Center
  • Expertise :
    - Nonproliferation of nuclear weapons
    - Nuclear energy sector
    - Iranian nuclear program
    - Russian-US security relations
    - Russian foreign policy
    - Myanmar in international politics
    - BRICS
  • Position : Program Director, International Information Security and Global Internet Governance
  • Affiliation : PIR Center
  • Expertise :
    - International legal regulation in cybersecurity area
    - Social media
    - Cyber security
    - National and international cyber strategies
  • Position : Senior Vice President
  • Affiliation : PIR Center
  • Expertise :
    - Political and military aspects of international security
    - Nonproliferation of nuclear weapons
    - Military cooperation
    - Conventional Forces in Europe Treaty
    - Russia-NATO relations
    - START Treaty
    - Missile Defense
    - Nuclear safety
    - Military Use of the Outer Space
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Projects

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PIR Center President Vladimir Orlov took part in expert descussions among representatives of Russia, PRC, India and Brazil when the very cocept of the group was only being developed, and we have been closely fallowing the situation since. 

PIR Center analyses Russia's participation in BRICS formate and high-tech cooperation with its members (nuclear energy, informational technologies and use of outer space). PIR Center takes active part in drafting Russian strategy towards BRICS, our experts are members of National Committee on BRICS Research

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Brave New PIR: Turning the 20 Year Journey Into 2.0 Generation

A major interview of the PIR Center founder Vladimir Orlov to the “Security Index” journal on occasion of the 20th anniversary of the center

PIR Center Alumni meeting

We invite you to join the celebrations on October, 4-5, 2014.

PIR Center's "CyberPulse" released as an E-Journal

The only Russian periodical publication on the issues of the information security and internet governance released in a new format

PIR Center's 20th anniversary

On April 30, 2014 we turned 20. It was a long and interesting journey and we are grateful to all of our friends and partners who walked it along with us.

International School on Global Security - 2014

PIR Center opens applications for International School on global security

Events schedule

Date Event
28.11.2014 Director of the Program "International Information Security and Global Internet Governance" Oleg Demidov will deliver a report at the 17th Strategic Planning and Analysis Seminar held by Geneva Center for Security Policy in Geneva, Switzerland
08.10.2014 PIR Center International School on Global Security, September 30 – October 8, 2014, Abramtsevo, Moscow Region
04.10.2014 PIR Center Alumni meeting
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PIR PRESS NEWS

30.09.2014

“The strategy announced by the USA on fighting with the Islamists is piecemeal and will not lead to the destruction of the Islamic state. The basis of the strategy is that Americans rely on one terrorist group to fight a similar one and are also training the third terrorist group . The main, open-ended question is whether the United States will strike at Bashar al-Assad’s troops in Syria”, – President of the Institute of Middle East Studies, Evgeny Satanovsky.    

29.09.2014

 “We have a good expert team. The work of the Council is not highly publicized, yet exceptionally important, and the entire Government, its individual ministries and agencies appreciate all of the expert support that you have shown us”, – Chairman of the Government of the Russian Federation, Dmitry Medvedev.


24.09.2014

“On the eve of the SCO summit, Tajikistan with special attention expected whether Karimov comes himself or sends a replacement. The meeting of the two leaders, held in a constructive manner, did not raise the fog of uncertainty in bilateral relations, however it arisen hope that the dialogue between countries started. Perhaps this will lead to a decrease in tensions between Tashkent and Dushanbe”, – Director of the private research and educational center Bilim Karvon (Caravan of knowledge) Farhad Tolipov.

     



 
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