Asia and Eurasia
Russia and Asia in the Emerging International Order. The 13th Asian Conference of the Valdai Discussion Club

On December 13-14, St. Petersburg hosts the 13th Asian Conference of the Valdai Discussion Club, titled “Russia and Asia in the Emerging International Order”.

At the end of the year, the Valdai Club traditionally organises a meeting dedicated to issues relevant to the Asian region. Representatives of six partner organisations of the Club from Vietnam, India, Kazakhstan, China, Pakistan, the Republic of Korea, as well as political scientists, economists, military experts from Russia, Indonesia, Kyrgyzstan, Malaysia, Mongolia, Singapore and Sweden arrived at the conference in St. Petersburg, about 40 representatives from 13 countries in total. Andrey Rudenko, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, was invited to the conference as a guest of honour.