PIR Summer School

PIRCenter, The Russian Center for Policy Studies held their 10th annual International Summer School from June 20 - July 3, 2010. This year the programme focused on the challenges to global and European security; disarmament, nonproliferation and arms control. It also focused on the role of Russia and inter-state relations in the former Soviet Union. Courses were led by Russian and foreign experts from governmental agencies, academic institutions and companies. Participants included young employees of the ministries of foreign affairs and other government bodies, researchers, teachers, PhD and graduate students from 8 Russian cities and 13 countries in Eastern Europe, Central Asia and China.