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  • EPC Ranks 11th at the Regional level, 1st in the UAE

    EPC | 01 Feb 2018

    Emirates Policy Center (EPC) ranked 11th in the Middle East and North Africa region and 1st in the United Arab Emirates in the annual global think tank index report released by the University of Pennsylvania. This year’s list included 90 think tanks in the Arab world, as well as, Turkey, Iran and Israel.

  • EU Delegation, Yemen’s Ambassador to the UAE Visit EPC

    EPC | 01 Feb 2018

    Abu Dhabi, Jan. 30, 2018 -- H.E. Antonia Calvo Puerta, EU Ambassador to Yemen, accompanied by H.E. Patrizio Fondi, EU Ambassador to the UAE and Mr. Riccardo Villa, Deputy Head of Mission at the EU Delegation to Yemen, on Tuesday visited Emirates Policy Center (EPC) and met with EPC President Dr. Ebtesam Al-Ketbi.

  • President & CEO of International Crisis Group Visits EPC

    EPC | 22 Jan 2018

    Abu Dhabi, Jan. 21, 2018—President & CEO of International Crisis Group (ICG) Robert Malley on Sunday visited Emirates Policy Center (EPC) at its headquarters in Abu Dhabi and met with EPC President Dr. Ebtesam Al-Ketbi.

  • A Chinese Delegation Visits EPC

    EPC | 26 Dec 2017

    Abu Dhabi, Dec. 24, 2017 –A delegation representing the Central Committee of the Chinese Communist Party on Sunday visited Emirates Policy Center (EPC) and met with its President Dr. Ebtesam Al-Ketbi to discuss regional issues and crises, get acquainted with EPC’s views on these issues and crises, and find ways to enhance UAE-Chinese cooperation.

  • Foreign Diplomats Visit EPC

    EPC | 22 Nov 2017

    Abu Dhabi, Nov. 22, 2017--Two foreign diplomats stationed in the United Arab Emirates on Wednesday visited Emirates Policy Center (EPC) to discuss regional issues and crises and benefit from EPC’s vision as one of the most notable think tanks in the UAE and the region.

  • Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Visits EPC

    EPC | 20 Nov 2017

    Abu Dhabi, Nov. 20, 2017 -- Russian Deputy Foreign Minister and Special Presidential Envoy to the Middle East Mikhail Bogdanov on Monday visited Emirates Policy Center (EPC) and met with EPC President Dr. Ebtesam Al-Ketbi.

  • Abu Dhabi Strategic Debate concludes its fourth edition

    EPC | 13 Nov 2017

    The Fourth Abu Dhabi Strategic Debate (ADSD) organized by Emirates Policy Center (EPC) concluded its panels and activities, today (Monday) in Emirates Palace in Abu Dhabi.

  • Political Islamist groups are experiencing difficulties due to their digression from society

    EPC | 13 Nov 2017

    Political analysts and academicians found that all political Islamist groups have one core approach despite the apparent difference in their methodologies.

  • ADSD Panel: Does Russia aim to create a new world order?

    EPC | 13 Nov 2017

    The Russian role in the Arab region and the world was discussed at the eighth panel of the fourth Abu Dhabi Strategic Debate, titled “Russia: Old Lenses for a New World”.

  • Asia’s return: Will Japan achieve a successful economic model & what is the future of India’s relati

    EPC | 13 Nov 2017

    Academicians and experts examined the awaited leadership role prominent Asian countries, namely China, India, and Japan, could play in the arena of global power-players, and the challenges facing these countries.

  • ADSD examines the “ambiguity” of US policy in the Gulf & the shared interest of halting the Iranian

    EPC | 13 Nov 2017

    US foreign policy in the Gulf region and president Donald Trump’s approach to handling key issues in the Middle East, specifically Iran, the nuclear deal, and the sanctions imposed on it, were the center of the discussions at the sixth panel of the fourth Abu Dhabi Strategic Debate, titled “U.S. Policy in the Gulf: Troubled Cruise”.

  • Experts at the 4th Abu Dhabi Strategic Debate discuss possible scenarios for the region’s crises

    EPC | 12 Nov 2017

    Former diplomats and experienced political analysts discussed five of the most pressing crises in the Middle East, namely, the ongoing struggles in Syria, Yemen, Libya, and Iraq, and the diplomatic crisis between Qatar and the Arab Quartet – Saudi Arabia, UAE, Bahrain, and Egypt.