Academic honesty, professional competence and commitment to the development of Central Asia are key features of successful students of the Academy
Academic honesty, professional competence and commitment to the development of Central Asia are key features of successful students of the Academy
The OSCE Academy hosts scholarly conferences and expert discussions on matters pertaining to the regional security and development in Central Asia and beyond
The OSCE Academy hosts scholarly conferences and expert discussions on matters pertaining to the regional security and development in Central Asia and beyond
The OSCE Academy in Bishkek is a regional centre of postgraduate education and a forum for regional security dialogue and research in Central Asia
The OSCE Academy in Bishkek is a regional centre of postgraduate education and a forum for regional security dialogue and research in Central Asia
The OSCE Academy is proud of its increasing alumni network that includes over 550 young professionals in Central Asia and Afghanistan
The OSCE Academy is proud of its increasing alumni network that includes over 550 young professionals in Central Asia and Afghanistan
Providing skill-building training for young journalists, policy experts and conflict resolution specialists is one of the key parts of the Academy’s mission in Central Asia
Providing skill-building training for young journalists, policy experts and conflict resolution specialists is one of the key parts of the Academy’s mission in Central Asia
  • Call for applications for Lecturer positions in MA Programme in Politics & Security
    17 June - 17 July, 2021
  • Call for Applications for Summer School 2021
    15 June - 5 June, 2021
  • Teaching Vacancies for Summer School Programme
    9 June - 8 July, 2021
  • Vacancy Announcement: Chief Editor
    20 May - 10 June, 2021
  • Call for Applications for Two full time Post-Doctoral Researcher Positions
    18 May - 30 June, 2021
10 June, 2021

Director addresses the OSCE Permanent Council

On 10 June OSCE Academy Director Dr. Alexander Wolters addressed the OSCE Permanent Council within the Annual Report presentation of the OSCE Programme Office in Bishkek delivered by Ambassador Alexey Rogov. Following Ambassador Rogov’s speech, Dr. Wolters presented a summary of the key developments of the OSCE Academy for the period since June 2020 and further elaborated on the plans to expand the programmatic activities in the coming years. During the reporting period the Academy adjusted its MA Programmes to a hybrid format, whereas the certificate professional trainings, joint summer schools, alumni meetings, and academic conferences remained for most parts fully online.
  • 15 June, 2021

    UNHCR Deputy Representative for Central Asia visits the OSCE Academy

    On 15 June the OSCE Academy welcomed Mr. Dumitru Lipcanu, UN Agency for Refugees (UNHCR) Deputy Representative for Central Asia, accompanied by Ms. Olesya Stepanenko, Senior Programme Assistant for an introductory visit. Mr. Lipcanu met the Academy Director Dr. Alexander Wolters and learned about the Academy’s history, its current activities, and plans for development in the near future.
  • 9 June, 2021

    Public Lecture ‘Technical Expertise as a Means of Influence in the Politics of Business Taxation Reforms in Kyrgyzstan’

    On 9 June the OSCE Academy hosted an online public lecture ‘Technical expertise as a means of influence in the politics of business taxation reforms in Kyrgyzstan’. The Speaker - Ms. Yulia Poskakukhina, former researcher and lecturer in political science at the University of Amsterdam, has shared the conclusions of her research on Foreign aid to institutional reforms and the role of technical expertise as a political resource.
  • 1 June, 2021

    OSCE Academy and National Institute for Strategic Studies of the Kyrgyz Republic revive their Collaboration

    On 31 May the Director of the OSCE Academy, Alexander Wolters, and the Director of the National Institute for Strategic Studies (NISS) of the Kyrgyz Republic, Uran Akhmetov, signed a Memorandum of Cooperation and Collaboration to continue their partnership and engage into joint initiatives to support the regional dialogue and joint research activities. Following the signing ceremony, the Director expressed the Academy's interest to collaborate in conducting the professional training, working on joint publications, exchanging experience and knowledge in research methodologies among experts, as well as organizing joint regional security events.
  • 28 May, 2021

    The “Perspectives 20-30 Online Academy” Participants are trained in Policy Writing

    On 28 May thirty two young professionals and students from 29 OSCE participating States met at the third workshop within the framework of the nine-month “Perspectives 20-30 Online Academy” which started in March 2021. During this workshop participants were trained in policy writing and learned about the decision making process at the OSCE.
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