The Institute for Strategic Analysis (Strateji Təhlil İnstitutu) is a Baku-based independent analytical center established in July 2017, with focus on political, economic, military, cyber security, energy issues in the South Caucasus region of Azerbaijan, Georgia and Armenia, as well as in Iran, Russia, Turkey and Central Asian countries; relations among those countries as well as with the European countries and organizations.
STRATI is a branch of non-governmental organization Regional Research Public Union (RRPU). Our mission is to conduct high-quality, unbiased, independent researches, produce concise feature stories and analytical reports in English language on developments in the countries of our interest. Our pieces also provide relevant, balanced, objective, precise and authoritative background information.
We have a large and constantly growing network of freelance correspondents and columnists covering Azerbaijan, Georgia, Armenia, Iran, Russia, Turkey, and European countries and organizations. Our goal is to analyze, promote and contribute to the development of cooperation in the abovementioned countries.
STRATI aims to bring to the public attention the developments in the South Caucasus, increasing the public’s awareness and knowledge about this region, and the region’s relations with Europe.
This coverage is strengthened by contents from influential think-tanks, news agencies and syndicated content from other quality online publications.
STRATI is committed to work collaboratively with foreign and local think tanks, academic institutions, non-profit organizations or foundations addressing the economic, social and political issues. The think-tank is a member of Brussels-based European Policy Center and the International Institute for Strategic Studies based in London.
The main objective of is to organize conferences, debates, courses, seminars, workshops and summer schools, to provide economic, geopolitical, political and cultural expertise to international institutions and public or private organizations.
We are dedicated to expand the understanding of international affairs, focusing on economic and social issues, aiming at providing strategic analysis and practical solutions to decision-makers in both public and private sectors to achieve their goals.
In our researches we are aimed to use innovative, practical recommendations, high-quality research and methods based on data journalism which is based on analyzing and filtering large data sets for the purpose of creating a news story.
Our vision is to identify challenges, gaps and opportunities in the core areas of the regional economy, politics, security and social issues through research.
The main objective of STRATI is to organize conferences, debates, courses, seminars, workshops and summer schools, to provide economic, geopolitical, political and cultural expertise to international institutions and public or private organizations. The center strives to be the world's leading think tank on economic, social and political issues, with impact on significant regional and global problems.