Young professionals, journalists, civil society activists and graduate students from Albania, Serbia and Kosovo are invited to apply for the Summer School in Security Policy. Deadline to apply is April 22, 2014.
The Center for Economic and Social Development in Baku has opened a call for papers in connection with the October conference “Azerbaijan’s Accession to the WTO in Context of European Integration.” Deadline for submitting abstracts is May 30, 2014.
The Journal of Regional Security has opened a call for papers that address the subject of “Regions and Powers: The Present and Future of Regional Security Complex Theory.” Deadline to submit manuscripts is May 1, 2014.
How can relations between Ukraine and the European Union stay in good shape until the president of Ukraine (probably a new one) will be ready to sign an Association Agreement and make every effort to implement it? Alyona Getmanchuk, director of the Institute of World Policy in Kyiv, tackles this question in a op-ed piece published in the Kyiv Post.
“Ruskiy Vopros” Magazine has published this paper by Center for Social and Economic Development analyst Alili Ziya.
George Tarkhan-Mouravi, a former PASOS board member and the co-director of PASOS member Institute for Policy Studies in Tbilisi, has written a compelling article about the political career of Mikheil Saakashvili, the third President of Georgia and leader of the United National Movement Party.
Dolar Vasani, an independent consultant and the author of 15 country articles on the OGP consultation processes, looks at the status of the OGP in the United Kingdom in this report.