Alain Délétroz

Vice-President (Europe)
Brussels, Belgium

Crisis Group role:

Alain Délétroz concentrates on European policy and advocacy issues, closely focused on the EU, its member states and Russia. He maintains senior-level contacts and advocates Crisis Group recommendations to officials in Brussels, Latin America, the EU member states and Russia. He pays regular advocacy visits to these countries and gives interviews to their media on the conflicts Crisis Group covers.

Areas of expertise:

  • Russia, Northern/Southern Caucasus and Central Asia
  • Latin America
  • Conflict assessment and conflict resolution
  • Democratic reforms, humanitarian assistance

Professional background:

  • Director, Open Society Institute, Tashkent, 1998-2001
  • International Committee of the Red Cross, Moscow, 1994-1998
  • Adult literacy and capacity building projects, Peru, 1986-1991


  • French (native)
  • English (fluent)
  • Russian (fluent)
  • Portuguese (fluent)
  • Spanish (fluent)
  • German (fluent)
  • Quecha (fluent)

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