Think tank

Dialogue of Civilizations (DOC) Research Institute

Berlin, Germany

The Dialogue of Civilizations Research Institute (DOC Research Institute) is a think tank that researches and develops proposals that address challenges faced by the international community. DOC Research Institute carries out research into the causes of tension and identifies opportunities for conflict resolution. It develops policy development proposals and fosters engagement with a wide range of international experts. DOC Research Institute provides an independent forum enabling people around the world to work together, through dialogue, to develop applicable analyses and practical solutions for national and international policy-makers and institutions. Its vision is rooted in the understanding that an open, mutually respectful and equitable dialogue is the fundamental prerequisite for effective cooperation and partnership between civilisations. Events held include the publication of analytical Reports, the organisation of round-tables and conferences, and the provision of expert commentary and analysis from our international network of reputed academics and sectoral experts.

Contact details


Französische Str. 23 10117 Berlin


Western Europe

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Organisation details

Year founded
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Dialogue of Civilizations (DOC) Research Institute
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Founded by
Founders: Vladimir Yakunin, Peter W. Schulze & Walter SCHWIMMER
Founder gender: All male
Leader(s) (2019): Jean-Christophe Bas (CEO)
Leader gender: Male

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Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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