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International Conference "Forging a Strategic US-EU Partnership"

24.08.2009

PSSI co-organized a conference on the EU-US relations

On June 11, 2009 PSSI in cooperation with the Center for Transatlantic Relations at the John Hopkins University, Centre for European Policy Studies, Real Instituto Elcano, the Atlantic Council of the United States and The Swedish Institute of International Affairs organized the international conference „Forging a Strategic US-EU Partnership“. Among the topics discussed were the transatlantic relations and the rise of BRIC countries, energy security, climate change and the assesment of the global risks by the EU and the US. The panelists included: Tomáš Pojar, First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs; Dan Hamilton, John Hopkins University; Fran Burwell of the Atlantic Council of the U.S.; Michael Dóczy, Senior Adviser of  EU Policy Unit; Tom Melia, Freedom House; Igor Blaževič, People in Need etc.The conference was held under the auspices of Jan Kohout, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic.

Senior Fellow and Former Executive Director Petr Pelz Departs PSSI.

19.01.2018

In the course of his distinguished career, Ambassador Pelz served as a Secretary of the National Intelligence Committee, Chief of the Military Intelligence Service and Director of Defence Intelligence of the Czech Republic. He was also ... more »

PSSI publishes a new study comparing the Czech and Polish approaches to China

31.12.2017

The study titled "Comparing the Czech-Polish Approach to China: Assessing Both Challenges and Opportunities from the Security-Minded Perspective" was prepared in collaboration with our Polish partners from the Centre for International Relations ... more »

PSSI Contributes to Mitchell Institute’s Policy Paper on Major Space Policy Issues

05.12.2017

PSSI’s Space Security Program Director, Dr. Jana Robinson, contributed to a study entitled “Major Policy Issues in Evolving Global Space Operations” that was released during a panel discussion hosted by the Mitchell Institute for Aerospace ... more »

PSSI's new publication "United We Stand, Divided We Fall: The Kremlin's Leverage in the Visegrad Countries" is now available!

28.11.2017

"United We Stand, Divided We Fall: The Kremlin's Leverage in the Visegrad Countries" maps out Kremlin’s regional ploys and compares the different approaches Russia uses for the Central European countries. Executive summaries also ... more »

'Harsh Expectations Versus a Modest Reality' - the final publication of the project "Economic Relations Between the Visegrad Countries and Russia: Before and After Ukraine" is now available.

06.11.2017

The Russian annexation of Crimea and its involvement in the war in Eastern Ukraine represented a major shift in relations with Russia for the Visegrad countries. The tensions between Russia and the West had a significant impact on mutual economic ties ... more »

PSSI and Charles University to hold three public lectures on space security

22.10.2017

PSSI and Charles University’s Institute of Political Studies, in collaboration with the American Center, are organizing a series of three public lectures on the topic of space security. On November 8, an international law expert and Czech diplomat ... more »