Category: ISKRAN IN MEDIA (PRESSA)

ISCRAN IS THE LEADER OF WORLD RATINGS

ISCRAN continues to hold a leading position in research in the field of defense and national security. In February 2019, the annual (twelfth) edition of the report ‘Global think tank index’ 2018 ‘(eng. -‘ 2018 Global Go To Think Tank Index Report ‘), published by the University of Pennsylvania (USA) since 2007, was released.
The report provides a rating of the “think tanks” of the world, compiled from a survey of scientists representing more than 7,500 scientific organizations, as well as government officials and journalists.
According to the report of the ‘Global think tank index’ 2018 ‘, ISCRAN takes:
2nd place among Russian think tanks and 41 places in the ranking of the best world think tanks involved in defense and national security issues;
4th place among Russian think tanks and 134th place in the ranking of the best world think tanks involved in foreign policy and international relations research;
5th place among Russian think tanks and 26th place in the ranking of the best think tanks in Central and Eastern Europe;
29th place in the ranking of the best regional think tanks (with freely defined status).

The full text of the report ‘Global think tank index’ 2018 ‘is available for download at: https://repository.upenn.edu/think_tanks/16/.

2018.02.07 MIA ‘Russia Today’ hosted a multimedia press conference on the theme: ‘Russian-American relations: the current state’

February 7 at the MIA ‘Russia Today’ held a multimedia press conference on the topic: ‘Russian-American relations: the current state’.

Leading Russian Americanists from the Institute of the USA and Canada of the Russian Academy of Sciences took part in the event: – the scientific leader, academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences Sergei Mikhailovich Rogov; – Director Valery N. GARBUZOV; – the head of the scientific direction Viktor B. SUYAN.

During the press conference, experts spoke about the current state of Russian-American relations, about important international problems, for which there is a lack of dialogue and normal interaction, and prospects for 2018, taking into account the latest steps and statements of the US president and the US administration regarding Russia.

Link to the recording of the press conference on the website of the press center http://pressmia.ru/pressclub/20180207/951844908.html