Sinikukka Saari

Äldre forskare - forskningsprogrammet EU:s östra grannskap och Ryssland

sinikukka.saariformin.fi
Telefon +358 29 535 1883

On leave of absence until January 2019

Examen
Ph.D. in International Relations, The London School of Economics and Political Science (2007) 

 
Expertis
Rysslands inrikes- och utrikespolitik, relationerna mellan EU och Ryssland, EU:s östra partnerskap, stöd för internationell demokrati och människorättigheter
 
Aktuella projekt
Misstron samt bemästrandet av den i relationerna mellan EU, Ryssland och deras gemensamma grannar
Säkerhetsfrågor på olika nivåer inom Svartahavsregionen
De utrikespolitiska dimensionerna i Rysslands 'suveräna demokrati'

Senaste publikationer 
Sinikukka Saari,From stagnation to cul-de-sac?The roots and trajectory of Russia's troubles,FIIA Briefing Paper, februari 2015.



Sinikukka Saari, Separatismi ulkopolitiikan välineenä, Maanpuolustus, no. 109, september 2014

Sinikukka Saari,Georgia's search for the third way: despite a strong westward pull, Georgia attempts to improve its relations with Russia,FIIA Briefing Paper, no. 157, juni 2014

Sinikukka Saari, 'Russia's post-Orange revolution strategies to increase its influence in former Soviet republics: Public diplomacy po russkii',Europe–Asia Studies, vol. 66 (2014), no 1

Sinikukka Saari, The Persistence of Putin's Russia: Why don't Russians demand more?, FIIA Briefing Paper, no. 92, 11 november 2011
 
Sinikukka Saari, Putin’s Eurasian Union Initiative: Are the premises of Russia’s post-Soviet policy changing?, UI Brief, no. 9, 31 oktober 2011
 
Sinikukka Saari, From stability to stagnation: Lack of political dynamism hinders Russia’s development, FIIA Comment, september 2011
 

Sinikukka Saari, ‘Managing Distrust in Wider Black Sea Region’, Southeast European and Black Sea Studies, vol. 11, no. 3

Sinikukka Saari, ‘Nurturing Trust in Wider Black Sea Region’, Southeast European and Black Sea Studies, vol. 11, no. 3  

Sinikukka Saari, The boom and crash of modernisation zeal in EU–Russia relations, Baltic Rim Economies, 2/2011

Sinikukka Saari och Arto Nokkala: Avoimuuden aikakausi [En period av öppenhet]
, Ulkopolitiikka, 2/2011
 
Sinikukka Saari: External Implications of Russia's Non-democratic Political Development, i boken Perspectives on European Security - STETE Yearbook 2010, februari 2011
 
Sinikukka Saari: Trust in EU-Russia Relations, i boken Andres Kasekamp (ed.), The Estonian Foreign Policy Yearbook 2010, januari 2011
 
Sinikukka Saari: What Went Wrong with the EU’s Human Rights Policy in Russia?, EU-Russia Centre Review: EU Human Rights Policy towards Russia, Bryssel: EURC, november 2010
 
 
Sinikukka Saari och Katri Pynnöniemi: Medvedev's take on the power vertical: Are the rules of the game changing in Russia?, FIIA Briefing Paper 51, Helsingfors: UPI, januari 2010
 
Sinikukka Saari: Promoting Democracy and Human Rights in Russia. London: Routledge, 2009
 
Sinikukka Saari: 'Democracy promotion and Russia after the colour revolutions', Democratization, vol. 16, no 4, 2009
 
Sinikukka Saari: 'Russia's Creeping Challenge to European Norms', ett kapitel i bokenTed Hopf (ed.), Russia's European Choice? Basingstoke: Palgrave MacMillan, 2008
 

Språkkunskap
finska, engelska, ryska, svenska