Events

GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY CONFERENCE REPORT ON GEOPOLITICS IN THE SOUTH CAUCASUS

RSC Director Richard Giragosian participated in a conference sponsored by Carnegie Corporation of New York at the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service in Washington, DC, entitled, “The New Geopolitics of the South Caucasus: Prospects for Regional Cooperation and Conflict Resolution.” Under the direction of Dr. Shireen Hunter, the conference brought together experts from the region, including from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Iran, Russia and Turkey, as well as from the European Union, with additional analytical support from several former U.S. ambassadors and government officials.

RSC MONTHLY CLOSED BRIEFING

The Regional Studies Center (RSC) held its latest in a series of closed monthly briefings on Thursday, 26 January, with presentations by RSC Director Richard Giragosian and Senior Analyst David Shahnazaryan focusing on three main areas:

RSC PUBLIC LECTURE ON U.S. ELECTIONS

In a joint RSC event with AEGEE-Yerevan, RSC Director Richard Giragosian gave a public presentation on the impact of the U.S. elections, with a lively discussion among participants.

RSC SPECIAL BRIEFING: THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION: IMPLICATIONS FOR U.S. FOREIGN POLICY

On 11 November, the Regional Studies Center (RSC), an independent think tank in Armenia, held a Special Briefing assessing the implications for U.S. foreign policy from the newly elected Trump Administration.

RSC EXPERT SCHOOL: ASSESSING STABILITY & REVOLUTIONARY UNREST

In the latest session of our weekly certificate-based professional training course for students and young professionals, the Regional Studies Center (RSC) “Expert School” met on 8 November for a presentation and discussion of our analytical assessment of national stability and revolutionary unrest, including our work in applying this analytical model to assessing the outlook for stability in Armenia.