International Security & Foreign Policy

Central Asia–Caucasus Institute 2020–2022

Grant Year: 2021


S. Frederick Starr and Svante Cornell will lead the research program of the Central Asia–Caucasus Institute (CACI). They will examine opportunities for the policy community to shape the trajectory of the Central Asia and Caucasus region in ways that reinforce the sovereignty and independence of the region’s countries. They will organize a public speaker program; publish the biweekly CACI Analyst, the Silk Road Studies research monograph series, and a co-authored policy book; manage visiting fellow and young scholar programs; and undertake policy outreach activities in Washington and in the region’s capitals.

American Foreign Policy Council International Security & Foreign Policy

$400,000