• OSCE High-Level Representatives visit the Academy

    On 18 April a delegation of representatives from OSCE institutions, including Ambassador Peṧko, Director of the Conflict Prevention Center, the heads of OSCE Field Missions in Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan, as well as representatives of the OSCE Troika, visited the Academy within the framework of their participation in the Regional Heads of Field Missions Meeting in Bishkek.


  • Academy Paper Series is launched

    In April 2018 the OSCE Academy has launched a new series of reports to provide with summary reflections on conferences, workshops and seminars organized by and taking place in the Academy.


  • OSCE High Commissioner on National Minorities visited the OSCE Academy

    On 11 April the OSCE High Commissioner on National Minorities (HCNM) Ambassador Lamberto Zannier met students and faculty of the OSCE Academy and delivered a lecture about the functions of the HCNM and its approaches to work with minority issues.


  • Regional Training on Regulatory Impact Analysis

    On 9 April the Academy’s 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 started at the OSCE Academy.


  • High-Level Professionals meet Students to share their Experiences

    Between 5-7 April students of the MA Programme in Economic Governance and Development met high-level representatives of the business and public sectors of Kyrgyzstan within the framework of the Economic Governance and Regulations course, taught by Dr. David Grant.


  • Visit of Student Delegation from Diplomatic Academy in Vienna

    On 6 April the OSCE Academy welcomed a student delegation from the Diplomatic Academy of Vienna. Accompanied by Deputy Director Dr. Susanne Keppler-Schlesinger the students visited the Academy as part of a one-week study tour to the cities of Astana, Almaty, and Bishkek. This visit served also as a follow-up to the guest l


  • Lecture on Extremism and Radicalism by Representative of the Ministry of Interior of the Kyrgyz Republic

    On 30 March the OSCE Academy’s master students met Mr. Erlan Bakiev, Head of the Department Service for Counter Extremism and Illegal Migration of the Ministry of Interior of the Kyrgyz Republic.


  • Nooruz Celebration

    On 20 March the OSCE Academy in Bishkek celebrated Nooruz, the famous regional holiday marking the beginning of Spring and the Persian New Year.


  • Students of the University of St. Andrews, Scotland, visit the OSCE Academy

    On 20 – 25 of March a group of Masters students, studying the Central Asian region, visited the OSCE Academy in Bishkek. They were accompanied by Professor Rick Fawn, Director of the Institute of Middle East, Central Asia and Caucasus Studies (MECACS), and Dr. Matteo Fumagalli, Senior Lecturer, School of International Relations from the University of St Andrews.


  • Policy Brief №47 "Local Drivers of War in Afghanistan's Helmand Province"

    On 6 March the OSCE Academy has released a new Policy Brief "Local Drivers of War in Afghanistan’s Helmand Province" by Qayoom Suroush.