Geopolitical Forecast for September 5th-11th


Monday, September 5th


HANGZHOU, CHINA - Working meeting of the "Big Twenty" summit (G20).


UKRAINE - September 5th-9th - The visit of the UN Sub-Committee of experts on the prevention of torture.

GEORGIA - September 5th-6th - The visit of the Chairman of the National Council (lower house of parliament) of Switzerland, Christa Markvalder.

KAZAN, RUSSIA - September 5th-11th - XII International Festival of Muslim Cinema.


WARSAW, POLAND - September 5th-7th - The visit of Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas.

Tuesday, September 6th


KIEV, UKRAINE - The opening of the autumn session of the Verkhovna Rada of the eighth convocation, which will last until January 27th, 2017.


VIENTIANE, LAOS - September 6th-8th - The summit of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)

Wednesday, September 7th


TBILISI, GEORGIA - September 7th-8th - The visit of the delegation of the NATO North Atlantic Council, headed by the Secretary General of NATO, Jens Stoltenberg.


VIENTIANE, LAOS - September 7th-8th - The visit of the UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon. He will participate in the ASEAN - UN summit and the East Asia Summit


GREATER NOIDA, INDIA - September 7th-9th - International Exhibition and Conference on Renewable Energy India Expo renewable energy.

Latin America

MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - III Annual Energy Summit (Mexico Energy Summit).

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - September 7th-18th - XV Summer Paralympic Games.

Thursday, September 8th


MOSCOW - Meeting between Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and special representative of the OSCE, Chairperson-in-Office in Ukraine Martin Saydik. 

Pacific and South-East Asia

VIENTIANE, LAOS - 11th East Asia Summit.


SEYCHELLES - September 8th-10th - Parliamentary elections.


FRANKFURT AM MAIN, GERMANY - Meeting of the Governing Council of the European Central Bank.

Friday, September 9th


BRATISLAVA, SLOVAKIA - Meeting of the Eurogroup.

BRATISLAVA, SLOVAKIA - September 9th-10th - Informal meeting of Ministers of Economy and Finance of the EU countries.

Saturday, September 10th

No significant events scheduled 

September, Sunday 11th


BELARUS - Elections to the House of Representatives of the National Assembly (lower house of parliament).

BRATISLAVA, SLOVAKIA - September 11th-13th - An informal meeting between EU countries’ agriculture ministers.

CROATIA - Early parliamentary elections.


KOBE, JAPAN - September 11th-12th - Meeting of the ministers of health of the "Big Seven" (G7).