As an accomplished researcher in geopolitics, she actively contributes to national and international research projects and consortia, such as FFG in Austria and Horizon Europe. Her participation in such projects deepens her understanding of evolving geopolitical developments and continually broadens her expertise. Beyond project-based research, she also contributes to the global discourse through her writing. She authors book chapters, articles, and other scholarly contributions for international and European institutes, think tanks, foundations, and organizations. Her published works aim to expand knowledge about geopolitical trends and risks, and to stimulate intellectual engagement with the complexities of the global system.

Her research services are centered around understanding the global system, the risks and trends that shape it, and the transformations occurring within it—including globalization, deglobalization, systemic shifts, and fragilities. She offers in-depth analysis of the global order and the actors shaping it, providing insights into the constellations of global actors such as the USA, China, EU, Russia, India, and others. She examines their interactions and assesses their impact on the overall system polarity, be it bipolar or multipolar. Furthermore, her research extends to geostrategy, geopolitics, and geoeconomics. She analyzes strategic choices made by different countries and their implications on the global system. Her research services offer valuable insights into the complex dynamics of the global system, empowering organizations, and decision-makers to navigate an increasingly interconnected world.

To learn more about how her research services can benefit your understanding of the global system and inform your decision-making, please feel free to contact her.

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Velina Tchakarova - Publications Download

Unraveling Global Politics: A Decade-Plus Journey Through Geopolitics – Insightful and comprehensive publications from 2010 to 2024 by an industry veteran. Pioneering discourse on international relations, strategic decisions, power dynamics, and geopolitical complexities.

Book Chapter on Russia’s Geoeconomic and Geopolitical Warfare

New Publication Alert: “Putin’s Europe” – A Comprehensive Analysis of Russia’s Influence in Europe published by the European Liberal Forum and edited by Milosz Hodun and Francesco Cappaletti

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