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Georgia at the Crossroads: An Uncertain Future

Thu, Mar 23, 2017, 4:00pm - 5:30pm


You are cordially invited to a lecture on the topic of 

Georgia at the Crossroads: An Uncertain Future

Benjamin Fricke
Scientific Associate, Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung South Caucasus
IWP Class of 2013

Thursday, March 23
4:00 PM

The Institute of World Politics
1521 16th Street NW
Washington, D.C.
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This event is part of a series on the Intermarium sponsored by the Kosciuszko Chair of Polish Studies.

Flag of GeorgiaBenjamin Fricke received his M.A. in Statecraft and International Affairs from The Institute of World Politics in 2013, and he was one of the first participants in IWP’s Oxford study abroad program in 2012. Ben was awarded his B.A. in Political Science from Wittenberg University in Springfield, OH with two years of study at the University of Leipzig, Germany. He has done several high profile internships, such as at the U.S. Consulate General in Leipzig, Germany, the U.S. Senate, the Konrad-Adenauer Foundation in Washington, D.C., and the German diplomatic mission in New York. After graduation from IWP, Mr. Fricke returned to Europe in October 2013, where he spent a few months studying in France and started working for a private sector energy management and software company close to his hometown, Lutherstadt Wittenberg. Since 2016, Ben has been working for the German Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation, where he after training in Berlin now works as a Scientific Associate at Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung’s regional program South Caucasus. 

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