Center for Arab and Islamic StudiesInstitute of Oriental Studies RAS
On the 27th of 2022, within the walls of the Academic Councils Hall of the Institute of Oriental Studies (the Russian Academy of Sciences) a presentation of a special issue of the magazine "Maraya International" "Russia - the New World Compass" was held.
Academic Seminar "The Enlightenment Age Impact on the Arab World at the Turn of the 18th-19th Centuries"
Alexander Yakovlev, Doctor of History, the chief researcher of the Center of Arab and Islalmic Studies of the Institute of Oriental Studies (the Russian Academy of Sciences) made a presentation at the academic seminar on the 4th of April 2022.
The Center of Arab and Islamic Studies of the Institute of Orienal Studies (the Russian Academy of Sciences) organized a seminar dedicated to the dynamics of economics issues in the Middle East during the new world political reality. The event was held on the 23rd of March 2022.
On the 24th of February, 2022, the Center for Arab and Islamic Studies (the Institute of Oriental Studies) organized in Moscow the meetings of Professor Yahya Zubir with the researchers from the Institute and students of higher educational institutions.
On February 16, 2022, the delegation of RUDAW Media Group and Youth Party for Construction and Change (KRI, Iraq) met President of the Institute of Oriental Studies Prof. Vitaly Naumkin and Head of the Center for Arab and Islamic Studies Dr. Vasily Kuznetsov.
From the 31st of January till the 13th of February 2022, the Center researchers Konstantin Truevtsev, Candidate of Philosophy, the Leading Researcher of Center of Arab and Islamic Studies (the Institute of Oriental Studies) and Aida Petrosyan, the Academic Secretary, the Junior Researcher of the Center, conducted the field research in Syria.
From the 4th of December 2021 to the 12th of December 2021 the regular folklore-linguistic expedition to Socotra Island (Yemen) took place under the leadership of the Academician V.Naumkin. The expedition was also attended by L.Kogan and M.Bulakh, the researchers of the Arab and Islamic Studies Center of the Institute of Oriental Studies (Russian Academy of Sciences).
The Institute of Oriental Studies hosted the international conference “The Islamic Path of the Volga Region and the Arab World. Intersection of Fates” on the 6th-7th of October, 2021.
On November 29, 2021, the opening of the XVI Conference of Arabists "I.M. Smilyanskaya Readings" took place.The main topic of discussion was the publication of the Russian translation prepared by Irina Mikhailovna Smilyanskaya of "The Daily Events of Damascus al-Sham from 1154 to 1176 (1741-1763)".
On October 13-22, Kazan Federal University holds the 11th International Forum "Islam in the Multicultural World". Traditionally, the Institute of Oriental Studies RAS is one of the co-organizers of this forum.