• Alumni in Dushanbe gathered at a Chapter Meeting

    On 24 April 2015 OSCE Academy organized a meeting of its Dushanbe alumni chapter. Ten graduates of both MA programmes living and working in the capital city of Tajikistan gathered to meet with the OSCE Academy’s staff as well as the featured guest speakers, the Executive Director of Eurasia Foundation of Central Asia (EFCA) in Tajikistan, Mr Ravshan Abdullaev and the EFCA’s international team-member, Dr Artemy Kalinovsky of the University of Amsterdam.


  • Public Lecture on Nordic Cooperation

    On 24 April, 2015 the OSCE Academy hosted a public lecture by Mr. Victor W. Jensen, the Deputy Head of the Norwegian Embassy on "The Paradoxes and Premises of Nordic Cooperation".


  • School of Early Career Analysts

    The OSCE Academy entered into cooperation with the Bishkek-based Youth Development Institute and the Friedrich Ebert Foundation to organize a professional development training titled the School of Early Career Analysts.


  • Prof. Gleason Talks on the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank

    On 10 April 2015 Professor Gregory Gleason from the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque and the George C. Marshall Center in Garmisch-Partenkirchen held a presentation at the OSCE Academy on “The Meaning of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB)”.


  • Public Lecture on Kazakhstan’s Experience of Building a Market Economy

    On 9 April 2015 the Academy held a public lecture by Dr Roman Vakulchuk, senior researcher of the Norwegian Institute of International Affairs, on “Kazakhstan’s Emerging Economy: Between State and Market”. The presentation was based on the book recently published by Dr Vakulchuk.


  • CSTO Secretary General Mr Nikolay Bordyuzha Gave a Talk on Regional Security

    On 3 April 2015, the Secretary General of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) Mr Nikolay Bordyuzha delivered a public talk at the OSCE Academy, focusing on the role and capacity of the CSTO in addressing regional security challenges in Central Asia.


  • Public Lecture on the Trials of the Islamic Revival Party

    On 25 March the OSCE Academy held a public lecture "Between a rock and a hard place - the Islamic Revival Party of Tajikistan and the (Re-)negotiation of Islam in contemporary Tajikistan" by Dr Tim Epkenhans.


  • Ambassador Krutko Delivers a Public Talk on Russian Foreign Policy in the CIS at the OSCE Academy

    On 19 March 2015 the OSCE Academy hosted the Russian Ambassador to the Kyrgyz Republic, H.E. Andrey Krutko, who held a public presentation on the Russian foreign policy in the CIS. The event gathered a large audience consisting of the students and staff of the OSCE Academy as well as interested diplomats and experts.


  • The Round Table on Central Asia in 2015 and Beyond

    On March 19th the OSCE Academy held a round table on “Central Asia in 2015” for students of the Academy’s Politics and Security programme with the participation of a group from St Andrews University (United Kingdom).


  • New Stage in the OSCE Conflict Prevention and Management Activities

    On 3rd of March, Ms Rasa Ostrauskaite (Deputy Director of the Conflict Prevention Centre of the OSCE, Vienna) held a public lecture on "The Role of the OSCE in Conflict Prevention and Management: Towards New Challenges?" at the OSCE Academy in Bishkek. It focused on the Ukrainian crisis, as a turning point in the OSCE conflict management activities.