The CIES is Launching the Youth Committee of Striving for Good Governance: Civil Society Strengthening and Youth Empowerment Project

The Center of International and European Studies at Kadir Has University is happy to announce its new project ‘Striving for Good Governance: Civil Society Strengthening and Youth Empowerment’. Currently, as an inseparable part of the Project, we are composing a Youth Committee that will play a proactive role and work in coordination with the Project Team and the project’s High Level Advisory Committee.  [...]

Civil Society in EU-Turkey Relations: The Role of NGOs

The Center for International and European Studies (CIES), in partnership with the Corporate Social Responsibility Association of Turkey (CSR Turkey), and Asia Minor, held a panel discussion on “Civil Society in EU-Turkey Relations: The Role of NGOs”. The objective was to explore how NGOs have and can play a role in maintaining the relevance of relations between Turkey and the European Union in their capacity as civil society actors. The event took place on Wednesday, 21 February between 13:30 and 15:30 at Kadir Has University’s Galata Hall. [...]

Panel Discussion: The Atlantic Alliance and Turkey: Prospects for the Future

The Center for International and European Studies (CIES) at Kadir Has University, in partnership with the International Relations Council of Turkey (UIK), held a panel discussion on the topic on Thursday, 23 November between 15:30 – 17:00 at Galala Hall, Kadir Has University. The event was co-sponsored by NATO’s Public Diplomacy Division. [...]

Greek-Turkish Young Leaders Symposium on Security

The Center for International and European Studies (CIES) organized the 3rd Greek-Turkish Young Leaders Symposium (GTYLS) on Security. The Greek-Turkish Young Leaders Symposium (GTYLS) on Security included the participation of 15 Greek and 15 Turkish International Relations specialists (MA students, PhD candidates, young PhD scholars, and professionals), aged 22-35 years old, and Greek and Turkish experts that acted as speakers and trainers on 12-16 December 2017 in Thessaloniki in partnership with the Thessaloniki-based Navarino Network and the support of NATO Public Diplomacy Division and the Friedrich Naumann Stiftung. [...]

The Atlantic Alliance and Turkey: Prospects for the Future

The Center for International and European Studies (CIES) at Kadir Has University, in partnership with the International Relations Council of Turkey (UIK) is launching a new initiative titled “The Atlantic Alliance and Turkey: Prospects for the Future” which aims to assess the state of play and future evolution of relations between NATO and Turkey. [...]