Demyan Plakhov  

Demyan is an international researcher and published writer on international relations, trade, multilateralism, and security. He is currently evaluating the efficacy of sanctions imposed on Russia by Western nations, and observing if sanctions provoke confronting foreign policy of the receiving state. In migration, Demyan develops regional profiles examining mobility for innovation and growth. He previously worked at the UN in New York, Ministry of Government and Consumer Services, Environment and Climate Change, and Attorney General. He is also a Research Analyst at NATO Association of Canada, and the founder of the YATA Research Group headquartered in Copenhagen.


MA in European, Russian, and Eurasian Studies, Carleton University,  BA Honours Specialization Political Science, Western University, University of Copenhagen