Areas of Research

Our research prides itself on its high quality, social utility and direct contact with the actors and dynamics being researched. The thematic and regional areas reflect our priorities as an institution as well as the strengths of our research team.

Featured areas

Dinámicas interculturales

INTERCULTURAL DYNAMICS

Reflections to aid understanding of the causes and effects of intercultural dynamics, highlighting their transnational processes.

Europa

EUROPE

Analysis of the trends and challenges of European integration, of the politics of member states and of EU foreign policy in light of current national and international political transformations.

By Issues (4)

Intercultural Dynamics

Reflections to aid understanding of the causes and effects of intercultural dynamics, highlighting their transnational processes.

Security

Analysis of the new challenges to global security and emerging trouble spots, with particular attention to approaches based on human security.

Migrations

Analysis and evaluation of migration at local, national and international levels. The aim of the research is to contribute to the study and discussion of the phenomenon of international mobility as well to provide answers to the questions that surround it.

Development

Analysis of development from an inclusive, sustainable perspective.

By Regions (4)

Europe

Analysis of the trends and challenges of European integration, of the politics of member states and of EU foreign policy in light of current national and international political transformations.

Asia

Analysis of the region's principal dynamics, with particular attention to the political processes and regional conflicts in Central Asia and the emergence of a new Asian geopolitical order led by China, India and Japan.

Latin America

Analysis of the socio-political dynamics in Latin America and the Caribbean from a regional and comparative perspective, as well as of Euro-Latin American relations.

Mediterranean and the Middle East

Analysis of North Africa and the Middle East’s political and socioeconomic transformations, of its regional conflicts and cooperation, of the new leadership in the region and of Euro-Mediterranean relations.