Past event

Invitation Only

Research Event

Russia, the West and European Security: How to Return to Cooperation and Stability?

Chatham House, London

International Security Department

Participants

Ambassador Wolfgang Ischinger, Chairperson, Panel of Eminent Persons on European Security; Chairman, Munich Security Conference
Sir Malcolm Rifkind, Member, Panel of Eminent Persons on European Security
Sir Robert Cooper, Head of Editorial Team, Panel of Eminent Persons on European Security
Ambassador Paul Bekkers, Director, Office of the OSCE Secretary General

Overview

This roundtable is an opportunity to discuss with members of the Panel of Eminent Persons on European Security whether, and how, Russia and the West might build a less confrontational relationship. It is part of the panel's outreach efforts, commissioned by the Swiss OSCE chairmanship in 2014, as a response to the escalating crisis between Russia and the West over the annexation of Crimea, and follows publication of the reports, Lessons Learned for the OSCE from its Engagement in Ukraine and Back to Diplomacy: Final Report and Recommendations of the Panel of Eminent Persons on European Security as a Common Project.

Attendance at this event is by invitation only.

The Chatham House Rule 

To enable as open a debate as possible, this event will be held under the Chatham House Rule. 

The Chatham House Rule

To enable as open a debate as possible, this event will be held under the Chatham House Rule.