Understanding Turkey-Russia Relations from a Historical Perspective

The Center for International and European Studies in cooperation with the Department of International Relations, will hold a conference on “Understanding Turkey–Russia Relations from a Historical Perspective” on Friday, 19 February 2016 in between 10:00 and 16:30 at Kadir Has University, Hall 405. [...]

CSO Cooperation Across Borders

The project “CSO Cooperation across Borders” is led by the CIES in partnership with Friedrich Ebert Shiftung, Istanbul. This project aims to support the triangular relationship between Greece, Turkey, and Cyprus (both communities) through its focus on strengthening the process of democratization, rule of law and civic engagement with the involvement of civil society experts from Cyprus, Greece and Turkey.  [...]

2016 International Neighbourhood Symposium

The Center for International and European Studies (CIES) at Kadir Has University will host the 6th International Neighbourhood Symposium (INS) at Heybeliada, near Istanbul between Tuesday, 21 June and Sunday, 26 June 2016. This year’s Symposium will focus on “Societal Transformations in the Eastern Neighbourhood and the Mediterranean South”. [...]

All for Rights, Rights for All

October 2014-December 2015 The Center for International and European Studies (CIES) hosted a closure meeting on 14th December 2015 of The All for Rights, Rights for All project. Funded by Civil Society Dialogue between EU and Turkey –III: Political Criteria Grant Scheme, the "All for Rights, Rights for All" project was led and implemented by the Turkey Youth Union Association in partnership with the Center for International and European Studies (CIES) and Romania Partners Foundation for Local Development (FPDL). [...]