Backchannel: The Newsletter of FPRI

January 31, 2017

Announcing the Black Sea Initiative at FPRI


January marks the one year anniversary of the Eurasia Program at FPRI. Building on the successful first year of our Baltic Initiative, we have launched a second region-specific initiative.


January 19, 2017

What to Read on President Trump by FPRI


These articles span the timeline of Donald Trump’s journey to the oval office – written during his fight for the Republican Party nomination and his campaign against Hillary Clinton and after his victory in November. Read through our archive to gain an understanding of who our new President is, his positions on Asia, Russia, the […]


January 13, 2017

Advice to the New President – Presenting the Winter 2017 Issue of Orbis: FPRI’s Journal of World Affairs

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This special issue of Orbis features articles by FPRI associates offering “Advice to the Next President.” Written before the election, these essays offer recommendations for national security affairs in general, as well as for regional issues.


In The News: Mackubin Thomas Owens
January 11, 2017

FPRI’s Program on the Middle East Report on 2016


The Program on the Middle East at FPRI was not only extremely productive in 2016, but the research and insights of its scholars achieved local, national, and global recognition. Our scholars published regularly on critical developments and trends in the Middle East and participated in diverse programming, geared at policymakers and engaged citizens alike about regional issues that bear upon American foreign policy.


January 6, 2017

Preview of FPRI Calendar for Winter – Spring 2017


The Foreign Policy Research Institute is pleased to provide this preview of our spring season of events but first we would like to note some changes in our formats. Be on the lookout for our full calendar, hitting mailboxes soon.