Wojciech Górecki
Wojciech Górecki
Senior Fellow
Department for Turkey, Caucasus and Central Asia
  • Since 2016 (and also between 1998–2002 and 2007–2013) – OSW analyst
  • 2014–2015 – Solidarity Fund PL, Board Member
  • 2009 – Expert for the Independent International Fact-Finding Mission on the Conflict in Georgia
  • 2002–2007 – I Secretary, Counsellor at the Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Baku, Azerbaijan
  • Visiting lecturer in the Centre for East European Studies, University of Warsaw and Foreign Policy Study, The Polish Institute of International Affairs among others

Co-operation with a number of Polish reviews: Nowa Europa Wschodnia, New Eastern Europe, Tygiel Kultury and Nowe Książki among others

He completed his doctoral studies at the Graduate School for Social Research (at the Institute of Philosophy and Sociology, Polish Academy of Sciences, 1998), graduate of the Faculty of Humanities at the Catholic University of Lublin (M.A. in History, 1995) and the Faculty of Journalism and Political Sciences at the University of Warsaw (M.A. in Journalism, 1994).

  • Internal and foreign policy of the South Caucasus countries
  • The North Caucasus
  • The countries of post-Soviet Central Asia
Major publications

* Publications available in Polish only


  • Łódź. Miasto po przejściach [Łódź Has Gone Through a Lot], co-author: Bartosz Józefiak, Wydawnictwo Czarne, Wołowiec 2020
  • Buran. Kirgiz wraca na koń [Buran. The Kyrgyz Mounts Again], Wydawnictwo Czarne, Wołowiec 2018
  • Abchazja [Abkhazia], Wydawnictwo Czarne, Wołowiec 2013. Translated into Georgian and Ukrainian
  • Toast za przodków [A Toast to the Ancestors], Wydawnictwo Czarne, Wołowiec 2010. Translated into Chinese, Czech, Georgian and Ukrainian
  • Planeta Kaukaz [Planet Caucasus], Wydawnictwo Czarne, Wołowiec 2010. Translated into Georgian, Slovak and Italian
  • La terra del vello d`oro. Viaggi in Georgia [The Land of the Golden Fleece. Journeys to Georgia], Bollati Boringhieri, Torino 2009
  • Łódź przeżyła katharsis [Łódź Has Gone Through Catharsis], Biblioteka „Tygla Kultury”, Łódź 1998