IRES is an international comprehensive research platform with a multidisciplinary profile. We study developments in Russia and the post-Soviet area from a variety of disciplinary perspectives. Our scholars publish extensively and IRES is home to the editorial teams of the Journal of Baltic Studies and Uppsala Yearbook of Eurasian Studies. IRES arranges regular events and manages a renowned Guest Researchers’ Programme.

Our events

IRES arranges various events on a weekly basis. Some of them are recorded and below you will find a selection of our recently recorded events. To access all our recorded events, please visit IRES YouTube channel. You will find our coming events in the Calendar.

  • Roundtable discussion 23/9 2020 "Russian Politics after the Nationwide Vote"

  • IRES Webinar Nov 12 2020 "Georgia’s New Parliament and the 2020 Elections"

  • IRES Webinar 3 November 2020 "Ukrainian Regional Elections"

Recent publications

You will find a full list of publications here. For contributions by specific authors, see the profile pages via the Staff webpage