On May 24-26, 2018, Lobachevsky University of Nizhny Novgorod hosted the Jean Monnet Project Conference “Approaches of the European Union and Russia to Transnational Security Challenges”. This event concluded the implementation of two Jean Monnet projects based at the Faculty of Law, Lobachevsky University: Jean Monnet Project “EU Approaches to Transnational Security Challenges: Focus on Policy Learning” (EUSECU-POLE, 2016-2018) and Jean Monnet Module “The European Union as a Global Human Rights Actor” (EUGLOBE, 2015-2018) co-funded by the European Commission. Both projects are coordinated by Andrey Leonov, Senior Lecturer at the Faculty of Law. The conference was organized by Lobachevsky University in cooperation with the University Paris-13 (France).
The conference that gathered more than 50 participants included a post-graduate workshop (24 May 2018), plenary expert sessions and a round table (25 May 2018).
On 16-19 October 2017 the University of Strasbourg hosted the Executive Training ‘The European Union against Transnational Security Challenges: Legal Framework, Policies and Practices’. This event was organized by Lobachevsky University of Nizhny Novgorod in cooperation with the University of Strasbourg and the University Paris 13 within the framework of the Jean Monnet Project EUSECU-POLE (2016-2018) funded by the European Commission.
The Executive Training gathered around 40 participants. It was joined by the round table ‘The EU and Security Challenges: from Crisis to Recovery?’ allowing all participants to engage in an open discussion on this pertinent topic. The Training also included study visits to the European Parliament, the Council of Europe and the European Court of Human Rights.
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
The research project “Contested Global Governance, Transformed Global Governors? International Organisations and “Weak” States” (GLOBALCONTEST) funded by the French National Research Agency (ANR) and hosted by the centre CERAL (University of Paris 13) invites applications for the position of a Postdoctoral Research Fellow (starting date: 1 January 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter).
On 3-4 July the OSCE Academy hosts the workshop “Contested Global Governance, Transformed Global Governors?”.
This workshop is organised by the OSCE Academy in Bishkek in cooperation with the University Paris 13 (Paris), the American University of Central Asia (AUCA, Bishkek) and the French Institute for Central Asian Studies (IFEAC, Bishkek) within the framework of the research project GLOBALCONTEST funded by the French National Research Agency (ANR).
Panel “International Organizations in Central Asia 25+: Norms, Targets, Impact, (Unintended) Externalities, Alternatives” co-organised by Oleg Korneev (University of Paris 13) and Karolina Kluczewska (University of St Andrews)
Lecture “Migration Governance in the post-Soviet Space” by Dr. Oleg Korneev
25-26 May 2017, European University Institute, Florence
“International organisations and emergence of communities of practice in Central Asian migration governance field” by Oleg Korneev
27 February 2017, 15.00-17.00
Speaker: Karolina KLUCZEWSKA
Venue: University Paris 13 (Amphi Ampère, Institut Galilée, Villetaneuse)
Karolina KLUCZEWSKA is a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellow at the School of International Relations, University of St Andrews (United Kingdom), currently based in Dushanbe (Tajikistan). Previously, she has worked as a project manager in the International Organization for Migration (IOM) Mission in Tajikistan. She has also worked for local NGOs and conducted research in Tajikistan. She holds a Master’s degree in Middle East and Central Asian Security Studies from the University of St Andrews (UK) and a Bachelor’s degree in Cultural and Linguistic Mediation from the University of Milan (Italy).
Organized in the framework of the GLOBALCONTEST project.