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 […]