On 25 July 2022, the six-day International Summer School on “Human Security in Central Asia: Sustainable Development Securitization and Human Rights,” organized by the OSCE Academy in Bishkek with support of the OSCE Programme Office in Bishkek and the Global Campus of Human Rights in Venice was launched at the picturesque lake Issyk-Kul, Kyrgyzstan.
25 July, 2022
From 18 to 23 July 2022, 23 young professionals and university students from Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Turkmenistan took part in the VI Model OSCE simulation workshop in Issyk-Kul. The Model OSCE provides a dynamic platform that aims to enhance young people’s knowledge about the OSCE, its comprehensive model of security, consensus-based decision-making process as well as to improve their negotiation, critical thinking and communication skills.
23 July, 2022
19 July 2022, the OSCE Academy was honored to welcome a high-level OSCE delegation headed by Ambassador Tuula Yrjölä, Director of the OSCE Conflict Prevention Centre (CPC)/ Deputy Head of the OSCE Secretariat, accompanied by the representatives from CPC, OSCE Chairpersonship, and OSCE Field Missions in Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Turkmenistan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan.
21 July, 2022
On 19 July 2022, the Co-ordinator of OSCE Economic and Environmental Activities (OCEEA), Ambassador Igli Hasani, Economic Advisor Ms. Eni Gjergji, and Project Manager Mr. Ulukbek Abdubaliev paid a visit to the OSCE Academy to meet the Academy’s Management.
19 July, 2022
On 12 July 2022, the OSCE Academy and CASA Asia jointly organized a webinar on "Human Rights and Promotion of Best Practices: the case of Spain and Kyrgyzstan" dedicated to the 30th Anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Spain and the Kyrgyz Republic. The event was moderated by Prof. Dr. Anja Mihr, DAAD Associate Professor at the OSCE Academy.
13 July, 2022
On 12 July 2022, the OSCE Academy hosted a one-day training course on Climate Change and Security in Central Asia organized by the Office of the Co-ordinator of OSCE Economic and Environmental Activities (OCEEA) and the Berlin-based think tank adelphi in partnership with the OSCE Academy and the OSCE Programme Office in Bishkek.
12 July, 2022
On 5-6 July 2022, Niva Yau, Senior Researcher, Temur Umarov and Anton Bugayenko, Research Fellows of the OSCE Academy in Bishkek, hosted a panel on “China’s readiness in Afghanistan and impacts on the region” at conference “PRC’s role in reshaping the global order” in Borjomi, Georgia.
8 July, 2022
On 30 June 2022, the OSCE Academy in Bishkek welcomed the Delegation from the Civil Initiatives Support Center in Kazakhstan - Mr. Galym Kurman, Chairperson of the Board, Mr. Yerken Rashidov, Director of the Department of the Project Management, Ms. Aigerim Karimova, Director of the Department of Development and Cooperation, for a signing ceremony of the Memorandum of Cooperation and Collaboration and a discussion of the joint activities.
30 June, 2022
On 30 June 2022, the OSCE Academy and IWPR organized a joint round table on the topic “Perceptions of China in Central Asia: problems and perspectives” in hybrid format. Experts discussed how debt trap affects cooperation between China and the countries of Central Asia, what China is doing to improve its image in the region and how effective its soft power is.
30 June, 2022
On 28 June 2022, Dr. Rashid Gabdulhakov, Assistant Professor at the Centre for Media and Journalism Studies at the University of Groningen in the Netherlands and Research Fellow at the OSCE Academy, delivered a public lecture on " 'I saw it on the internet!' Sources, Mechanisms, and Impacts of COVID-19 Dis/misinformation on Labour Migrants from Uzbekistan."
28 June, 2022