George Vlad Niculescu


George Vlad Niculescu is affiliated with The European Geopolitical Forum in Brussels, Belgium. Further information available here



Regional Studies: Wider Black Sea, South Caucasus, Caspian Sea, Eastern European Neighbourhood, Middle East; Reshaping the European and Eurasian security and defence structures in the 21st century: EU, NATO, OSCE, Eurasian Economic Union, CSTO; US defence and security posture in Europe, Eurasia, and the Middle East; China's Belt and Road Initiative: implications in Eurasia and the Middle East; Reshaping the global power structure in the 21st century: towards a multipolar world;  Scenario planning in the Intermarium / Eastern Europe; Building resilience against new security challenges in Eastern Europe (terrorism, cyber and hybrid threats, energy security).


Latest publications

"South Caucasus: Leveraging Political Change in a Context of Strategic Volatility", Editor with Fred Labarre, and author of "Armenia's Velvet Revolution, Karabakh Conflict Internationalization, and Recasting Western Regional Strategies" included therein, Band 5/2019, Austrian National Defence Academy, Vienna (Austria)

"What a 'New European Security Deal' Could Mean for the South Caucasus", Editor with Fred Labarre, Band 14/2018, Austrian National Defence Academy, Vienna (Austria). Available here

"Perspectives of Co-Existence of European and Eurasian Integration. Is Armenia a Case Study for Belarus and Moldova?", in "Perspectives of Co-Existence of EU and EAEU Integration Processes: The Case of Armenia", Political Science Association of Armenia, Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, pp. 93-121, Yerevan, 2018, ISBN 978-9939-1-0836-0.


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2020 - Volume 14 Issue 2