An international conference following the Primakov Contest. Speeches and comments

14 April 2017

On April 14, an international conference based on the results of the Primakov International Contest of Academic Research Papers by Students on the Issues of the Middle East opened in Moscow.


This event, held for Bachelor’s and Master’s degree students, was organized by the Primakov Center for Foreign Policy Cooperation and the Center for Oriental Studies, International Relations and Public Diplomacy with the support of the Institute of Oriental Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences and the Diplomatic Academy of the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.


The organizers set the goal to identify the most talented and promising young experts in Middle Eastern studies from all over the world and invite them to participate in the international conference and meetings with experts-orientalists.

A full text of the article in Russian can be found here