En/Gendering Foreign Policy

The Center for International and European Studies (CIES), the Gender and Women's Studies Research Center at Kadir Has University and the Kadir Has University Political Science and International Relations Student Club cordially held a conference on “En/gendering Foreign Policy” on Wednesday, 8 March 2017 at Kadir Has University to mark the occasion of International Women’s Day. [...]

New Study on the Perceptions of Turkish Elites on Turkish Foreign Policy and Greek-Turkish Relations Issued

A new study was recently conducted by CIES experts to measure how Turkish Elites view Turkish Foreign Policy and Greek Turkish Relations. This study was conducted in the form of a survey with 41 close ended questions that looked fundamentally at three sets of issues: Turkey’s position in the world; Greece’s foreign policy; and Greek-Turkish relations.  [...]

2nd Greek-Turkish Young Leaders Symposium on Security

The CIES organized 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 14 – 18 December 2016 in Istanbul in partnership with the Thessaloniki-based Navarino Network, Columbia Global Centers | Istanbul and co-sponsorship of NATO Public Diplomacy Division. [...]

A New CIES Commentary Published

A new CIES Commentary titled  "Reflections on the Fluidity of the International Order" has just been published. It is written by Dimitrios Triantaphyllou,  Director, Center for International and European Studies (CIES); Chair, Department of International Relations, Kadir Has University, Istanbul. The author assesses the international order as it transitions between 2016 and 2017 by reflecting on its fluidity and uncertainty. [...]