On 16 September 2022, the closing ceremony of the five-month “Perspectives 20-30 Online Academy” was held at Hofburg (OSCE) in Vienna. During the five months, 25 young professionals and students from 25 OSCE participating States learned about OSCE history and its work, as well as developed their skills in writing, political analysis and interview techniques.
21 September, 2022
On 19 September 2022, Ms. Kyoko Vrboski, Chairperson of the Japan Central Asia Friendship Association (JACAFA), and Dr. Saso A. Vrboski, Senior Vice President and Project Funding Coordinator, JACAFA, visited the OSCE Academy. Dr. Alexander Wolters, Director of the OSCE Academy, received distinguished guests and briefed them on the activities of the OSCE Academy.
20 September, 2022
On 14-15 September 2022, Dr. Indira Satarkulova, Deputy Director of the OSCE Academy, accompanied Ambassador Alexey Rogov, Chairperson of the Board of Trustees of the OSCE Academy, Head of the OSCE Programme Office in Bishkek, to attend the World Rector’s Forum on “The Role of Universities in Building a National Innovation Ecosystem.”
15 September, 2022
On 3-4 September 2022, the OSCE Academy celebrated its 20th Anniversary and welcomed back over 100 graduates of its MA Programmes to the 5th Alumni Reunion. Along with the alumni, current students, lecturers, staff, representatives of the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic, the Diplomatic Corps based in Bishkek, and Heads of several Universities and partner institutions attended various activities conducted within the Celebration and Alumni Reunion.
5 September, 2022
On 24 August 2022 the OSCE Academy hosted a workshop “Active Mobility Lab Bishkek,” co-organized by FES Kyrgyzstan, SPCE Hub. The purpose of this meeting was to discuss the pilot project “Bishkek Mobility Lab” with the policy-makers and academics (Hochschule Karlsruhe – University of Applied Science, Intersectoral School of Governance BW, and the Kyrgyz State Technical University) and the representatives of the mayor's office, the police and the road service, as well as civil society.
26 August, 2022
On 25 August 2022, the closing ceremony of the preparatory Summer School Programme 2022 was held at Issyk-Kul Lake. During the four-week summer school programme, students have been taking intensive courses in Academic Writing, Mathematics for Economists, and Research Methods in Social Sciences, preparing themselves for further studies.
25 August, 2022
On 18 August 2022, a group of students from Tuebingen University, Germany, headed by Prof. Dr. Sebastian Kinder visited the OSCE Academy as part of their field trip to Central Asia.
19 August, 2022
On 1 August 2022, the OSCE Academy welcomed newly enrolled students of the MA Programmes and interested graduates in related disciplines to participate in a preparatory Summer School Programme 2022. Dr. Indira Satarkulova, Deputy Director of the OSCE Academy, congratulated new coming MA students and participants of the School and introduced MA Programmes and research activities of the OSCE Academy.
1 August, 2022
On 26 July 2022, Dr. Burulcha Sulaimanova, Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the OSCE Academy, gave a public lecture on "The Impact of Job-Education Mismatch on Earnings: Empirical Evidence from Kyrgyzstan with Focus on Generation and Gender Difference".
27 July, 2022
On 22 July 2022, the OSCE Academy hosted a presentation of the preliminary results of the study on 'Safety of Female Journalists Online (SOFJO) in Central Asia'. This project is run by the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) Representative on Freedom of the Media (RFoM). In Central Asia, the OSCE Academy serves as implementing partner responsible for the coordination and management of the research.
25 July, 2022