Past event

Invitation Only

Research Event

Iran's Politics and Foreign Policy

13 Mar 2016 - 08:00 to 14 Mar 2016 - 14:00

Qatar University, Doha

Middle East and North Africa Programme, Future Trends in the GCC

Event documents

Workshop Summary
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Overview

This workshop aims to deepen the understanding of the internal dynamics in Iran and the factors affecting its foreign policy especially relations with the GCC. The first day will focus on the internal dynamics in Iran, particularly analysing the power structures and key players, assessing the impact of the Rohani government, and evaluating the signals that can be drawn from the legislative elections. The second day will focus on foreign policy, and will bring in GCC and Iranian perspectives on GCC-Iran relations. It will conclude with a discussion of future prospects.

Attendance at this event is by invitation only.