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  • Call for Abstracts for Open Access Book Series
    18 July - 15 August, 2019
  • Vacancy Announcements: TRAINEE POSITION
    12 July - 21 July, 2019
  • Vacancy Announcement: Human Resources (HR) Specialist Position
    10 July - 12 August, 2019
  • International Certificate Training Seminar in Human Rights in an International Context
    26 June - 17 July, 2019
15 jule, 2019

Public Lecture “The Russian Military-Industrial Complex Today and Prospects for Future Development”

On the 12th of July Ms. Karoliina Rajala, Associate Research Fellow of the OSCE Academy, gave a talk about the Russian military-industrial complex and its prospects for future development. This presentation aimed to provide an overview of the current state and workings of the Russian military-industrial complex by examining some of its recent successes as well as prevailing key issues. Ms. Rajala presented the historic development of the defense industry from the Soviet times until today and highlighted how the defense industry has served as a forerunner of the country’s innovation activity. Even today the Russian political elite sees it as a locomotive for economics, politics and society.
  • 8 jule, 2019

    Guest Lecture “At the Crossroad between Diplomacy and Peacebuilding”

    On 5 July the OSCE Academy was honored to welcome Mr. John D. Marks, the founder and former president of Search for Common Ground (SFCG), a non-profit organization based in Washington, D.C., that focuses on international conflict management programming. Mr. Marks delivered a guest lecture “At the Crossroad between Diplomacy and Peacebuilding” and elaborated on the notion of Track II Diplomacy, of its importance and the ways it works based on his decade-long personal professional experience. He explained the criteria that have to be fulfilled in order for Track II diplomacy to work on the example of the US-Iranian relations, a case he has worked on for more than 20 years.
  • 2 jule, 2019

    UNAMA Representatives visited the OSCE Academy

    On 1 July Mr. Rohan Titus, Political Affairs Department Director and Mr. Maciej Dachowski, Political Officer for Regional Affairs of the United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA), visited the OSCE Academy and met MA students from Afghanistan. During the meeting, Dr. Alexander Wolters, Director of the Academy, provided general information about the OSCE Academy and presented the overall admission statistics as well as specific numbers on Afghan candidates and enrollment of Afghan students. Following the introduction, Mr. Titus presented the internship opportunities for Afghan students within UNAMA and elaborated on further opportunities for collaboration between the Academy and UNAMA.
  • 30 june, 2019

    OSCE Academy Staff Retreat

    From 27-30 June OSCE Academy staff members participated in a Retreat at the picturesque lake Issyk-Kul.
  • 28 june, 2019

    Regional Training on the Analysis of the Impact of Regulatory Legal Acts held at the OSCE Academy

    From 24 to 29 June, the OSCE Academy conducted a regular Regional Training on the analysis of the impact of regulatory legal acts for junior and mid-level public officials from Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan, in order to improve the public officials professional skills and qualifications.