December 8, 2015

Gayane Novikova discussed the interaction of state and society in Armenia at the conference  “The South Caucasus between the Conflict and Cooperation,” organized by the German Society of East Europe (DGO) in Berlin.

November 11-15, 2015

Siranush Adamyan participated in the JEF International Seminar “Europe 2.0- NOW,” organized by the Young European Federalists (JEF Europe), Strasbourg, France.

October 22-28, 2015

Gayane Novikova had several working meetings with the colleagues from the SWP and the DGO in Berlin.

October 15-16, 2015

Dr. Vladimir Vardanyan presented a paper “The Armenian Genocide and Its Influence on Raphael Lemkin’s Concept” at the conference “Civilians in Contemporary Armed Conflicts, Raphaeł Lemkin’s Heritage,” organized by the University  of Warsaw & Ivan Franko National University of Lviv, in Lviv, Ukraine

October 12, 2015

Interview with Gayane Novikova “Armenia: Balancing on the Verge of…” is published on the website New Caucasus, Georgia. Available in Russian at

August 10-15, 2015

Siranush Adamyan participated in the Model NATO Youth Summit 2015 – Rebranding and Worldwide Connections, in Riga, Latvia. She represented Greece in the Defense Policy and Planning Committee.

August 3-7, 2015

Siranush Adamyan participated in the NATO Summer School in Cluj-Napoca, Romania.

July 28-30, 2015

Sergey Sargsyan participated in the discussions at the PfP C’s “Foreign Terrorist Fighter Challenges and Responses” working group meeting in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany

June 22-27, 2015

Siranush Adamyan participated in International Peace Forum Caucasus (IPFC) on “Identities as an obstacle for conflict resolution in the region?” organized by Peace Research Institute Frankfurt (PRIF) in cooperation with GFSIS, Tbilisi, Georgia

June 18-20, 2015

Gayane Novikova participated in the NATO PA Rose-Roth Seminar in Yerevan.

May 28-29, 2015

Dr. Vladimir Vardanyan participated in the Martens Readings on International Humanitarian Law, organized by ICRC in Saint Petersburg, Russia.

May 18-21, 2015

Dr. Vladimir Vardanyan participated at Saint Petersburg Legal Forum, in Saint Petersburg, Russia.

May 4, 2015

The Center for Strategic Analysis Spectrum held a roundtable discussion “NATO and the Changing Security Environment”. See more…

April 28, 2015

An article of Dr. Gayane Novikova ” The South Caucasus Between Russia and the West: How Pragmatic are the Stakeholders’ Approaches?” published in “Connections – The Quarterly Journal,” Volume 14, Issue 2, p.37-50. See more…

April 24, 2015

Milena Oganesyan presented a paper Religion, Diversity and Democracy in Georgia at the 13th Annual International Conference on Central and Southwest Asia, University of Montana.

April 18, 2015

Dr. Gayane Novikova was interviewed by the Information Agency ArmInfo on situation in the South Caucasus through the prism of the crisis in Ukraine. See more…

April 2, 2015

Gayane Novikova commented on the Armenian-Turkish relations for the weekly Il Venerdì della Repubblica, Rome.

March 18, 2015

An article by Gayane Novikova “Reconciling the EU with the Eurasian Union: A Pragmatic Approach” is published in “Towards Europe?! Straddling Fault Lines and Choosing Sides in the South Caucasus” by National Defence Academy Press, Vienna.

March 1, 2015

The Center welcomes Ms. Siranush Adamyan as a Junior Researcher.

February 24, 2015

The article of Vladimir Vardanyan “The International Legal Status of the Republic of Turkey as a Continuity of the Ottoman Empire in the Context of Responsibility for the Armenian Genocide (co-authored with E. Sargsyan)” has been published in “Orinakanutyun” (“Legality”), Journal of General Prosecutor’s Office of the Republic of Armenia, 2015, No. 1, Special Edition (In Russian).

February 6, 2015

Milena Oganesyan presented a paper Living on the Fault Lines: A Study of Armenian-Georgian Intermarriage in Georgia at the 13th Graduate Colloquium in Armenian Studies at UCLA.

January 31 – February 1, 2015

Dr. Vladimir Vardanyan presented a paper “Responsibility for the Armenian Genocide: International Legal Obligations of the Ottoman Empire Concerning its Armenian Population” at the  Haygazian University Conference on “Armenian Genocide Centennial: Addressing the Implications,” Beirut, Lebanon.