Maria Pastukhova, M.A.

Maria Pastukhova, M.A.


Research Division: Global Issues
Research Assistant

maria.pastukhova(at)swp-berlin.org

Since 07/2016 Research Assistant of the Research Division “Global Issues”; Research Assistant in the project “Russia-Germany Background Talks"

2016 Intern at Global Public Policy Institute (GPPi), issue area „Rising Powers“

2012-2016 M.A. in Political Science; Assistant at the Research Unit “China and East Asia“, Otto-Suhr Institut, Free University of Berlin

2008-2012 Japanology and East Asia Studies, Free University of Berlin, 2010-2011 JASSO Fellow at the Tsukuba University, Japan

2004-2012 Dip. in International Relations, Irkutsk State University, Russia

Areas of Expertise:

Energy policy, Foreign trade policy, International economic and financial organizations, Regional cooperation and alliances

Regional integration processes, transnational trade agreements, territorial disputes and crisis prevention in Asia-Pacific, energy policy in Asia, BRICS, Russia’s Trade and Energy policy


SWP Publications (selection):

Denis Chukanov, Petra Opitz, Maria Pastukhova, Gianguido Piani, Kirsten Westphal

Renewable Energy and Decentralized Power Generation in Russia

An Opportunity for German-Russian Energy Cooperation

SWP Comments 2017/C 45, November 2017, 8 Pages
Maria Pastukhova, Kirsten Westphal

A Common Energy Market in the Eurasian Economic Union

Implications for the European Union and Energy Relations with Russia

SWP Comments 2016/C 09, February 2016, 8 Pages

SWP Comments

Denis Chukanov, Petra Opitz, Maria Pastukhova, Gianguido Piani, Kirsten Westphal
Renewable Energy and Decentralized Power Generation in Russia

An Opportunity for German-Russian Energy Cooperation


Steffen Angenendt, Charles Martin-Shields, Benjamin Schraven
More Development – More Migration?

The “Migration Hump“ and Its Significance for Development Policy Co-operation with Sub-Saharan Africa


SWP Research Papers

Steffen Angenendt, Anne Koch
Global Migration Governance and Mixed Flows

Implications for Development-centred Policies


Ellen Scholl, Kirsten Westphal
European Energy Security Reimagined

Mapping the Risks, Challenges and Opportunities of Changing Energy Geographies