29.01.2020 | Can Putin deliver his constitutional reforms?

Vladimir Putin’s momentous constitutional reform proposals are seen as a means of enabling him to retain power and influence after he steps down from the presidency in 2024. The proposed changes are wide-ranging, overhauling Russia's system of governance. They will be put to a referendum but, even if they are approved, their sheer scale may make them difficult to implement.

Click here to listen to Alaco's Head of Content, Yigal Chazan, and one of our Russia experts, Nathan Andrews, discuss the risks and challenges confronting Putin as he pushes ahead with his reform plans.