October, 2017

IMG-20171026-WA0007On 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.

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September, 2017


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).

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July, 2017

0013On 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).

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June, 2017

20170701_092431Joint ESCAS-CESS Conference at the American University of Central Asia (AUCA)

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)

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2017_Migration_web_Page_1Geneva Summer Schools – Global and Regional Migration Governance
Schedule – First Week (19. – 23. June)

Lecture “Migration Governance in the post-Soviet Space” by Dr. Oleg Korneev


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May, 2017

1Conference “The Dynamics Of Regional Migration Governance”

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

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March, 2017

DSC_1224“Development aid in Central Asia: Perceptions of international organisations in Tajikistan among their employees, civil society organisations and youth”

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.