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NATO-Russia Relations after the NATO Wales Summit


AMO in cooperation with the NATO Information Center in Prague and with kind support of the NATO Public Diplomacy Division organized international conference Security Environment Change in 2014: NATO-Russia Relations after the NATO Wales Summit. The conference was chaired by Vít Dostál, Director of the Research Center. Photo gallery here.

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Prague Student Summit – 3rd Workshop


The educational project Prague Student Summit organized first preparatory workshop. In the frame of this project hundreds of Czech high school and university students simulate the institutional bodies of the United Nations, European Union, NATO and Visegrad Four.

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10 years of PASOS: Lessons learned and the challenges ahead


Director of the Research Center Vít Dostál represented AMO at the General Assembly of the Policy Association for an open society in Warsaw. He participated in the panel named New Models of Think-Tank Advocacy and Agenda-Setting where he described the conference Eastern Partnership Five Years On: Time for A New Strategy that AMO organized in April and its impact on the EU policy making.

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TTIP: Conference Report


AMO published conference report from its international event TTIP: Benefits and Challenges for the Czech Republic and the EU written by research fellows Kryštof Kruliš and Václav Lídl. Based on the general recommendations, we could allege that the TTIP represents the best way how the West could increase its competitiveness, preserve its influence in the world and continue in defense of human rights worldwide.

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Preliminary results - Trends of the Eastern Partnership

Preliminary results - Trends of the Eastern Partnership

Vít Dostál and Václav Lídl presented the first results of the research project Important, Forgotten or Irrelevant? Stakeholders' Survey on Post-Vilnius Eastern Partnership at the 6th annual meeting of the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum on November 20 in Batumi, Georgia. Go through the presentation with preliminary results and look at the photos here.

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State of Czech-U.S. Relations Twenty-Five Years after the Velvet Revolution


AMO in cooperation with the U.S. Embassy Prague and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic, organized a public lecture of H. E. Ambassador of the United States to the Czech Republic Andrew H. Schapiro. His Excellency focused in his speech foremost on the topic of bilateral relations between the United States and the Czech Republic. Video of Ambassador’s speech. Photo gallery here.

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Close the Gap and Decelerate: The Key to the Czech Republic’s Fully-Fledged EU Membership in Fifteen Keywords


Policy paper of the Director of the Research Center Vít Dostál was written in the frame of joint project of AMO and Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung concerning Czech European policy ten years after the accession into the EU. Dostál is devoting this paper to the challenges connected with the current institutional structure of the EU and also to the shaping of appropriate stance of the Czech Republic towards the European integration, especially on the level of the Eurozone.

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