Resources on Ukraine

Resources for Understanding

Rapid Response: The Russian Invasion of Ukraine and the Consequences for NATO and the EU

Recorded Feb 28, 2022

Following the Russian invasion of Ukraine, IES held a Rapid Response Event to discuss the immediate and long-term consequences of the invasion for NATO and the European Union. IES Director Jeroen Dewulf, IES Associate Director Akasemi Newsome, Sören Urbanksy, Head of Office of the German Historical Institute-Pacific Regional Office, and Zachary Shore, Professor of History at the Naval Postgraduate School and Senior Fellow at IES, analyzed the latest developments and took questions from the audience.

Ukraine: A Panel Discussion on Recent Events in Ukraine

Recorded March 2, 2022

The Institute of Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies at UC Berkeley invites you to join us for a panel discussion on recent events in Ukraine with Professor Steven Fish (Political Science, UC Berkeley), Professor Yuriy Gorodnichenko (Economics, UC Berkeley), and Dr. Edward Walker (ISEEES, UC Berkeley). Each speaker will deliver remarks on the current situation in Ukraine, which will be followed by a moderated Q&A session.

Foreign Policy and the New German Government

Recorded March 16, 2022

Six months after the 2021 German federal elections, Social Democrat Olaf Scholz has formed a 'traffic-light' coalition government with the Green Party and the Liberal Party. IES hosts this panel event on the foreign policy challenges faced by the new government in Germany. Covered topics include the Russian invasion of Ukraine, the future of NATO, the impact of Covid 19 on EU integration, EU-Africa relations as well as US-EU relations. IES Associate Director Akasemi Newsome and Sören Urbanksy, Head of the Pacific Office of the German Historical Institute Washington, moderate a discussion featuring expertise from Charles M. Huber, former German Parliament Member (CDU 2013-2017), Sudha David-Wilp, Deputy Director, German Marshall Fund of the United States (Berlin Office) and Oliver Schramm (Consul General of Germany in San Francisco, CA).