The first series of lectures were successfully held
On the afternoon of April 13, 2021, the first lecture of the "National and Regional Studies Series" sponsored by the CIS National Research Center of Dalian University of Technology and the School of International Education-"The Changes and Prospects of the CIS in Thirty Years", It was successfully held in the Smart Classroom of International Education Institute. The lecture was lectured by Professor Wang Xianju, a researcher at the Eurasian Social Development Research Institute of the Development Research Center of the State Council, and the deputy director of the Russian Research Center of the Renmin University of China-St. Petersburg State University, and Professor Guo Shuhong, the deputy director of the CIS Research Center. More than 150 teachers and students from the Dalian University of Technology and other universities across the country actively participated in this lecture through a combination of online and offline methods.
This year marks the 30th anniversary of the disintegration of the Soviet Union and the founding of the Commonwealth of Independent States. On this occasion, Professor Wang Xianju takes us to review this period of history with far-reaching significance. Based on his personal experience as a reporter for the Moscow branch of Xinhua News Agency in the last year of the Soviet Union, Professor Wang analyzed the reasons for the disintegration of the Soviet Union, the independence of the Russian Federation, and the establishment of the Commonwealth of the Independent States, the Commonwealth of Independent States. He analyzed the disputes among the CIS member states and their role in the international community through the three stages of CIS development: "civilized divorce", "color revolution", and "continuation of struggle", and pointed out the current CIS Highlight the contradictions and problems as well as the uncertain factors that exist in the CIS under the epidemic.
Speaking of the changes in the CIS in the past 30 years, Professor Wang Xianju interpreted the four stages of the evolution of Russia’s policy towards the CIS. Combining world history and the current international situation, he expressed the development prospects of the CIS that will continue to exist. This is not only the need for national security and stability of the member states, the needs of economic development and trade, and the needs of cultural cooperation and exchanges but also the CIS. The result of interdependence and mutual influence between the body and Russia.
The content of the meeting was substantial and benefited the teachers and students. At the end of the lecture, Professor Wang gave detailed answers to the CIS higher education and “Belt and Road” cooperation issues raised by teachers and students.
The CIS National Research Center focuses on comprehensive research on the "Belt and Road" CIS countries in economics, culture, education, science and technology, law, and cultural exchanges. This "National and Regional Research Lecture Series" aims to respond to national strategic needs, introduce cutting-edge research results for key countries, key regions and major issues in the world, guide young students to observe, research, and solve international problems, and promote the emergence of our school Interdisciplinary construction and talent training provide intellectual support for the country to formulate development strategies.