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  • Prof. Mihr presents New MA Programme at the UN Global Forum on Human Rights Education

    On 5 December 2022, Prof. Dr. Anja Mihr, DAAD Associate Professor at the OSCE Academy, presented the MA Programme on Human Rights and Sustainability, a new Masters Programme planned to be launched by the OSCE Academy in fall 2023 at the Global Forum on Human Rights Education held in Samarkand, Uzbekistan. This will be the eighth regional Programme run by the Global Campus of Human Rights in Venice, the Director of which- Prof. Manfred Nowak, also spoke at the Global Forum, presenting the Global Campus activities.

    5 December, 2022

  • EU Delegation visits the OSCE Academy

    On 3 December the OSCE Academy was honored to welcome Mr. Tomas Niklasson, EU Special Envoy for Afghanistan, H.E. Ambassador Marilyn Josefson, Head of EU Delegation to Kyrgyzstan, accompanied by Mr. René Hansen, Senior Political Advisor of Special Envoy and Mr. Raimonds Vingris, Head of Political, Press and Information section of the EU Delegation to Kyrgyzstan.

    5 December, 2022

  • Academy Board of Trustees Meeting

    On 28 November 2022 the OSCE Academy Board of Trustees Meeting chaired by H.E. Ambassador Alexey Rogov, Head of the OSCE Programme Office in Bishkek, was held online. The Meeting was attended by the Representatives of the Polish OSCE Chairmanship, Austria, European Union, Germany, Finland, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, North Macedonia, Norway, Russia, Sweden, Switzerland the United States, as well as the Norwegian Institute of International Affairs, the OSCE Conflict Prevention Centre and OSCE Parliamentary Assembly.

    1 December, 2022

  • Short-term Course on Introduction to East Asian Politics

    From 28 November to 2 December 2022, a short-term course "Introduction to East Asian Politics" was held at the OSCE Academy. The 5-day course was aimed at providing eight Bishkek-based university students with basic knowledge of East Asian history, political transformation, political economy, conflicts and territorial disputes.

    28 November, 2022

  • OSCE Academy Senior Lecturer hosts Book Launch

    On 25 November 2022, Dr. Viktoria Akchurina, Senior Lecturer at the OSCE Academy, presented her book "Incomplete State-Building in Central Asia: the State as Social Practice" at the OSCE Academy.

    28 November, 2022

  • Launch of the Russian Edition of Russia and Development: Capitalism, Civil Society and the State

    On 18 November 2022, the OSCE Academy hosted a launch of the Russian edition of the book "Russia and Development: Capitalism, Civil Society and the State" by Charles Buxton, a civil society development researcher, activist and consultant. Charles Buxton welcomed the participants of the event and shared his experience of working in the non-government sector in the former Soviet Union and Eastern Europe.

    22 November, 2022

  • Open House Day at the OSCE Academy

    On 18 November 2022, the OSCE Academy held Open House Day for Bishkek-based applicants. Dr. Alexander Wolters, Director of the OSCE Academy, welcomed the participants of the information session and gave an overview of activities of the OSCE Academy in Bishkek.

    21 November, 2022

  • Public Lecture on Iran's Prospects in Chinese-Indian Nexus in Central Asia and the Caucasus

    On 15 November 2022, Nima Khorrami, Associate Research Fellow at the OSCE Academy, delivered a public lecture on "Iran’s Aspirations and Prospects in the Emerging Chinese-Indian Nexus in Central Asia and the Caucasus." The lecturer elaborated on Iran's interests, attempts and patterns of deeper engagement in Central Asia and the Caucasus. Mr. Nima indicated two points of Iran’s engagements with CA/C.

    21 November, 2022

  • Delegation of the Permanent Representatives of France, Germany, the United Kingdom, and the United States to the OSCE visits the Academy

    On 11 November 2022, the OSCE Academy was honored to host the Permanent Representatives of France, Germany, the UK, and the US to the OSCE accompanied by the Head of the OSCE Programme Office in Bishkek.

    14 November, 2022

  • Alumni and Students expert their knowledge in Good Governance and Security Sector Reform

    On 29-30 October 2022, the OSCE Academy hosted a workshop on "Good Governance and Security Sector Reform in Central Asia," with the participation of 20 students and alumni of the OSCE Academy from Afghanistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Mongolia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan.

    29 October, 2022

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