Call for Applications: Greek-Turkish Young Leaders Symposium on Security

The CIES in organizing a Greek-Turkish Young Leaders Symposium (GTYLS) on Security with the participation of 15 Turkish and 15 Greek International Relations specialists (MA Students, PhD Candidates, young PhD scholars and professionals), aged 22-35 years old, on 19-23 October 2016 in Istanbul in partnership with the Thessaloniki-based Navarino Network.  [...]

U.S.-Iran Relations and the Impact of the JCPOA on Sanctions and Regional Trade

The Center for International and European Studies (CIES) at Kadir Has University held a talk by Richard Nephew, the former Director for Iran in the White House (2011-2013) and the Principal Deputy for the Coordinator for Sanctions Policy (2013-2015) on “U.S.-Iran relations and the impact of the JCPOA on sanctions and regional trade” followed by a roundtable discussion. [...]

Expert Task Force Meeting on the European Union and the Eastern Neighbourhood

The Center for International and European Studies (CIES) at Kadir Has University, in cooperation with the German Marshall Fund of the United States has established a Task Force comprised of key experts, to provide policy outputs and recommendations for an EU strategy for the Black Sea Region. The fourth meeting of the project held in Bucharest. Romania on Thursday, 26 May 2016. [...]