The Role of the Women in the Areas of Nuclear Nonproliferation, Disarmament and Global Security: the Case Study of Russia image

Are our sex and gender so important for professional development in the fields of nuclear nonproliferation and disarmament and can they become an obstacle in the XXI century? The goal of this research paper is to study the role of the Russian women in the fields of nuclear nonproliferation, disarmam...

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«Strategic stability in Russian-American relations... What to expect from Iran's missile program... What are the chances that the DPRK will abandon nuclear weapons... How to 3D-print a drone and what this means for the arms control regime... Does nuclear energy have a future in the Middle East ... These are just some of the topics we were discussing for the last two evenings and into the night, connecting Moscow, California, New York, Yekaterinburg, Seoul ... “Discuss” is the exact word. But, strictly speaking, it was students from different countries who reported to the members of the State Examination Commission headed by General of the Army Vyacheslav Trubnikov. And MGIMO University, PIR Center and Middlebury Institute of International Studies “connected the wires”. Students are now masters. The Dual Degree M.A. Program Global Security, Nuclear Policy, and WMD Nonproliferation has taken a new qualitative step forward. And has confirmed that this master's program is not just “international”, not just “unique”, but also with a stable quality mark», ‒ Vladimir Orlov, PIR Center Director, MGIMO Professor and Academic Advisor of the Dual Degree M.A. Program Global Security, Nuclear Policy, and WMD Nonproliferation.

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Karnaukhova, Elena A. image
Name: Karnaukhova, Elena A.
City: Moscow
Affiliation: PIR Center
Position: Deputy Director – Education and Training Program Director
Biography :

Holds bachelor’s and master’s honours degrees in International Relations with major in International Security from the School of World Politics of Lomonosov Moscow State University (2018, 2020). In 2015-2018 was the editor-in-chief of the student newspaper "Non Paper" of the MSU School of World Politics. Since 2020 has been a 2-year post-graduate student and the coordinator of Master's program on International Security of the MSU School of World Politics. Interned in State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation (2015), Russian Parliamentarian Club (2015), Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation (2017), Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation (2016, 2018), Trade Delegation of Russia in the UK (2017, 2018), JSC Russian Export Center. In 2020-2021 worked as an Analyst, International Development, in Russian Export Center. Since 2022, he has been a member of the Gorchakov Club and the "Meeting Russia" Alumni Community. Expertise: geopolitics in Central Asia, new world order, military-political cooperation, theory of military-political coalitions, arms control, nuclear factor in international relations, international security and Russian foreign policy, applied international analysis. 08/22