Dialogue in the Name of the Future – 2015. Results of an outgoing year. What expects the world in 2016?
On December 10, anniversary research and educational program “Dialogue in the Name of the Future” opened in Moscow. It is symbolic that the first item of ambitious agenda of the forum was a discussion of contours of modern geopolitics. Experts and participants drew conclusions of an outgoing year and tried to look into the future.
Speakers agreed with each other: the planet is changing as if the whole map of the world started moving. New international actors are appearing and new reasons for their activities are emerging, in particular, religious ones. A fight for resources, including those, which are considered difficult for extraction or existing only in hypothetical terms, continues in different parts of the world.
New realities and a pragmatic approach are providing the basis for new integration processes, such as Eurasian integration.
A full text of the article in Russian can be found here