Security

Policy Paper: Cybersecurity – An Instrument of Influence and Meddling in the Decision-making Process of “Partner” Countries

As is the case with new domains in which the economic activity takes a turn for the better, the huge increase in internet usage and access to the network have more than tripled in the last two decades (in 2005, 16% of the world population have had access to the internet, while in 2017 48% of the world population had access to internet). Therefore, this new sector has attracted the attention of […]

Project Paper EaPTTF2018: A New Security Agenda for EaP. The Regional Approach

The Experts for Security and Global Affairs Association, as leading organization in partnership with  the Institute for European Policies and Reforms (IPRE), the Georgian Institute for Strategic Studies (GISS) and New Europe Center (former Institute of World Policy (IWP)), organized between November 14 – 16, 2018 in Bucharest, Romania, the second edition of the Eastern Partnership Think Tank Forum dedicated to ”A New Security Agenda for EaP. The Regional Approach”. […]

Cyber Security – an Instrument of Influence and Meddling in the Decision Making Process of our “Partner” Countries

On September 25th, 2018 the Experts for Security and Global Affairs Association (ESGA) has organized the debate ” Cyber Security – an Instrument of Influence and Meddling in the Decision Making Process of our “Partner” Countries”. The first guest speaker of the event was Andrei Soldatov, a Russian investigative journalist, co-founder and editor of Agentura.ru, a watchdog of the Russian secret services’ activities. He has been covering security services and […]

ESGA Q&A. Guest: Alexander Golts

The guest speaker of the event was Alexander Golts, journalist, deputy editor for website EJ.RU (Yezhenedelny Zhurnal), Moscow, Russian Federation. This interview was realized by Iulia Joja, consultant for Euro-Atlantic security and defence, in Bucharest on September 04, 2017, during the participation of Alexander Golts at one of the events that are part of the “Dialogues with Russia for a new generation of experts” implemented by ESGA with the support of […]

Suveranitatea de stat a Ucrainei: între interes național și interes politic

În data de 18 ianuarie 2018, legislativul de la Kiev, a adoptat proiectul de lege Nr.7163, ,,Cu privire la particularitățile politicii statului de a asigura suveranitatea statală a Ucrainei în teritoriile temporar ocupate din regiunile Donețk și Luhansk” (Про особливості державної політики із забезпечення державного суверенітету України над тимчасово окупованими територіями в Донецькій та Луганській областях), cunoscută ulterior și sub denumirea legii privind reintegrarea Donbasului. În urma îndelungatelor deliberări și […]

Perindarea conflictului transnistrean prin foruri internaționale. Cazul ONU

Autor: Alexandru Hîncu Deși președintele Republicii Moldova, Igor Dodon, și-a asumat explicit soluționarea disputei transnistrene, acțiunile acestuia fac dovada unei lipse de substanță în soluții, iar rețetele politice propuse nu par a fi viabile la Chișinău sau Tiraspol. Contextul instituțional și legislativ actual din Republica Moldova nu conferă șefului statului o marjă prea mare de manevră, competențe și atribuții în raport cu realizarea promisiunilor electorale. Respectiv, președintele reiterează necontenit varianta […]

The presidency of Igor Dodon and the settlement of the Transnistrian conflict - a year of no results and plenty of declarations

By Alexandru Hîncu The electoral campaign of Igor Dodon was rich in promises regarding the settlement of the Transnistrian conflict and the stabilization of the eastern border of the Republic of Moldova. One year after winning the presidential election, Igor Dodon failed to boost the negotiation process due to several causes. Pursuing both political and economic benefits, the majority of causes refer to the different interests that the parties involved […]

Russian Security and Military Policies Perspectives and Challenges for the Region

On September 04, 2017 the Experts for Security and Global Affairs Association (ESGA) has organized the project’s last debate ”Russian Security and Military Policies Perspectives during Putin’s Last Presidential Term” within the project „Dialogues with Russia for a new generation of experts”. The guest speaker of the event was Mr. Alexander Golts, journalist, deputy editor for website EJ.RU (Yezhenedelny Zhurnal), Moscow, Russian Federation along with Dr. Mark Galeotti, senior researcher […]

Between Two Strategies: More or Less Role for the EU in the Eastern Neighborhood

In December 2016, the EU has launched ‘Eastern Partnership – 20 Deliverables for 2020’, establishing a set of key priorities for the future of the EaP. This document, revised in June 2017, is aiming ‘to act as a work plan guiding the actions in the next phase of the EaP until 2020’, with tangible objectives for all the four platforms on the multilateral track. In terms of security, the EU […]

Rolul societăţii civile în procesul de luare a deciziilor de politică externă şi securitate. Studiu de caz: Republica Moldova

Acest articol a fost prezentat în cadrul conferinței internaționale “Viitorul Parteneriatului Republica Moldova – NATO în condițiile noilor provocări regionale” organizată de către CID NATO la Chișinău pe data de 3 iunie, 2015 Sursa: Centrul de Informare și Documentare privind NATO în Moldova Analiza şi abordarea interdisciplinară a proceselor politice nu este un fenomen nou în cadrul studiului ştiinţelor politice, iar conexiunea dintre politica externă şi securitatea naţională a unui stat […]