• Young Diplomats from Germany visit the OSCE Academy

    On 19 May 2022, young diplomats from Germany visited the OSCE Academy as part of their trip to Kyrgyzstan and met the Director of the OSCE Academy, Dr. Alexander Wolters, and students of the MA Programmes.

    19 May, 2022

  • Thai Diplomat visits the OSCE Academy and Delivers a Guest Lecture to MA Students

    On 13 May 2022, Dr. Paradorn Rangsimaporn, a Minister-Counselor and Deputy Head of Mission at the Royal Thai Embassy in Nur-Sultan, covering Thai relations with Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan, and an Independent Researcher, visited the OSCE Academy and delivered a guest lecture to the MA students.

    14 May, 2022

  • Senior Researcher Niva Yau testified before the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission

    On 12 May 2022, Niva Yau, Senior Researcher at the OSCE Academy, provided testimony before the United States-China Economic and Security Review Commission during a hearing on "China’s Activities and Influence in South and Central Asia”.

    13 May, 2022

  • OSCE and Kyrgyzstan strengthen Collaboration in Youth Crime and Drug use Prevention

    On April 29, 2022, the Ministry of Education and Science of the Kyrgyz Republic and the OSCE Academy in Bishkek signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to strengthen the cooperation in youth crime and drug use prevention.

    30 April, 2022

  • OSCE Academy hosts Living Lab Bishkek Workshop

    On 29 April 2022, the OSCE Academy hosted the first Living Lab workshop on Traffic and Active Mobility, jointly co-implemented and co-funded by SPCE Hub and Friedrich Ebert Foundation in Kyrgyzstan. Representatives of civil society, researchers, and academics took part in the event to discuss traffic, active mobility, and urban sustainable development.

    29 April, 2022

  • “Perspectives 20-30 Online Academy” 2022: Making Young Voices be Heard

    On 28 April 25 young professionals and students from 25 OSCE participating States began the five-month “Perspectives 20-30 Online Academy” 2nd Edition. The Office of the OSCE Secretary General, in partnership with the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights, the OSCE Academy in Bishkek, and the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung Regional Office for Cooperation and Peace in Europe strongly supports this initiative.

    29 April, 2022

  • German Delegation visits the OSCE Academy

    On 28 April 2022, Ms. Tina Debenham from the Division Southern Caucasus and Central Asia of the German Federal Foreign Office; Mr. David Westenfelder, Permanent Representative at the German Embassy in Bishkek; and Laura Kunkel, Press and Cultural Attaché at the German Embassy in Bishkek, visited the OSCE Academy.

    29 April, 2022

  • International Workshop on Clean Energy was held at the OSCE Academy

    On 26 April 2022, an international workshop on "How to promote Clean Energy Access in Rural Areas in Central Asia and Beyond?" was held at the OSCE Academy. The event gathered experts from industry, academia, non-governmental organizations, and international organizations from Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan to discuss important aspects of (off-grid) clean energy access in Central Asia.

    26 April, 2022

  • OSCE PA Special Representative's on Central Asia Engagement visit to the Academy

    On 22 April 2022, the OSCE Academy was honored to welcome Pia Kauma, Vice-President of the Assembly at the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly (PA), Special Representative on Central Asia Engagement for an introductory visit and a meeting with MA students.

    22 April, 2022

  • Ambassador of Japan visits the OSCE Academy

    On 21 April 2022, the OSCE Academy welcomed Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan to the Kyrgyz Republic H.E. Shigeki Maeda. Dr. Alexander Wolters, Director of the OSCE Academy, introduced into the activities and projects of the Academy and shortly presented plans for the future to expand educational and research programmes.

    22 April, 2022