About us

The Caucasus Institute is a policy think-tank based in Yerevan, Armenia. Its goal is to promote inclusive policy-making in Armenia through conducting research, producing and advocating policy documents and encouraging a pluralistic and informed public policy debate. We strongly believe that a democratic future is one which is freely discussed and consciously chosen.

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Caucasus Conference

The Annual Caucasus Conference, an international event that brings together experts from the South Caucasus (Azerbaijan, Georgia, Armenia), Russia (including the Northern Caucasus), Turkey, the U.S. and the E.U. to assess and discuss the situation with governance, transition and development in the region.


The Caucasus Yearbook, a volume in Russian based on presentations made at the Caucasus Conference; it contains the results of research on nation-building, democratization, development, regional and European integration of the Caucasus.

Latest Publications

Armenia’s Foreign and Domestic Politics: Development Trends

The publication is a joint project of the Caucasus Institute (Armenia) and the Aleksanteri Institute, University of Helsinki (Finland). It has been supported by the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland. The book is devoted to the study of Armenian foreign and domestic politics, regional security trends, Nagorno-Karabakh conflict through the prism of Armenian domestic, military and foreign politics, as well as issues on the normalization of Armenian-Turkish relations. This volume also considers the applicability of the so-called “Finnish model” to Armenian foreign politics.

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