Category Archives: Yleinen

Challenged International order: Reflections about the conference “Regional Challenges to Multilateralism”

Emeritus Professor Jyrki Käkönen reflects “challenged international order”.

In 1998 John Ruggie, a renowned political scientist, asked himself ‘What makes the world hang together?’

Giovanni Barbieri reflects what makes the world hang together in the context of Conference Regional Challenges to Multilateralism.

Keynote lecture of Professor Amitav Acharya in Tampere (Finland) 13th of September 2018

Professor of International Relations at the School of International Service (American University) Amitav Acharya lecturing in the University of Tampere in 13th of September 2018.

Immediate Impact

Terry McDonald approach sanctions in the context of US-Iran rift.

Islamic World and the BRICS

Karim Maiche approach BRICS – Islamic world connection.

The First Decennia of BRICS

Has the world already forgotten BRICS? Jyrki Käkönen BRICS’ 10th Summit will be held this year in South Africa. While the association is entering its second decennia it is still…

The BRICS dilemma

Since its inception, the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China, south Africa grouping) has forcefully argued that in the emerging world order, the West lacks both the moral and political authority…

Globalisation and the return of the past

Jyrki Käkönen reflect the movement of the centre of the world influence.

Time to Restate the Organising Principles of BRICS

The text of the speech delivered by ORF Vice President Samir Saran at the inauguration of the 9th BRICS Academic Forum in Fuzhou, China.