Evo Morales at the Valdai Club: ‘We Need a Revolution by Word’
On June 13, the Valdai Club hosted a meeting with Bolivian President Evo Morales. The discussion touched upon the present situation in Bolivia, the country’s relations with Russia and the US, the
Kim-Trump Summit: Strategic Planning on the Way to the ‘Crystal Dream’
On June 13 the Valdai Discussion Club hosted an expert discussion in the wake of the meeting between Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un in Singapore featuring prominent international relations experts. They
How to Overcome Information Inequality and Get Out of the Incompetence Quagmire
On May 24, 2018, the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum hosted the TV debates of the Valdai Discussion Club on the Russia 24 TV channel, titled “Information Inequality: How to Rebalance the
New Cold War or Recalibration of the Global System?
On May 24, 2018, within the framework of the business program of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, the Valdai Discussion Club held a session, titled "Turning Back the Clock:
The Middle East Concert: How to Prevent the Melody from Sounding Like Chaos
The Middle East has recently become a gravity field that pulls conflicts towards it, involving both regional states and the global powers. The pressing question is how to stop that conflict-stricken
Will Europe Risk More Chaos in the Middle East for Transatlantic Solidarity?
Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal is strategic and was adopted for reasons, which are unrelated to the agreement as such. It is primarily directed against the Iranian
Challenges As a Source of Growth: How to Make Eurasian Integration More…
How do the Chinese dragon, the American hegemony, the regional egoism and the “inevitability of Russia” coexist in Eurasia? Which ship should Central Asia focus on – the sinking one or the one which
The Role of Business in Global Development: When Charity Pays Off
On May 25, on the site of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF'18) the discussion will be helded, titled "The Role of Business in Global Development: When Charity
Eurasia: Island of Stability or Artificial Entity?
What is Eurasia? An oxymoron, a conglomeration of civilizations, which are absolutely incompatible with one another? Or a field for cooperation, a unique political association? Is there a Eurasian
Inter-Korean Summit: Not Really a Breakthrough
The inter-Korean summit held on Friday, April 27, on the border between the two states, has become an important milestone on the way to ease tensions around the Korean Peninsula. Unfortunately, the
Russia-China: A Cohesion Strategy Against the Difficulties of Translation
Valdai Club’s Russian-Chinese conference in Shanghai is over, but the dialogue between the two countries continues. Many participants in the Shanghai event said that the Club is a great platform to
Not Back-to-Back, But Face-to-Face. How Cultural Traditions Influence the…
During the final session of the Russian-Chinese conference of the Valdai Club, dedicated to the role of traditional culture in the modern world and relations between Russia and China, the