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 Comment 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 Comment 2016/C 09, February 2016, 8 Pages

SWP Comments

Steffen Angenendt, Nadine Biehler
On the Way to a Global Compact on Refugees

The “Zero Draft”: A Positive, but Not Yet Sufficient Step


Susanne Dröge, Felix Schenuit
EU Trade and Climate Policy Linkages

Potentials in Times of Repositioning


SWP Research Papers

Susanne Dröge, Harro van Asselt, Kasturi Das, Michael Mehling
Mobilising Trade Policy for Climate Action under the Paris Agreement

Options for the European Union


Marianne Beisheim, Anne Ellersiek
Partnerships for the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

Transformative, Inclusive and Accountable?