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2015 International Neighbourhood Symposium -- Call for Applications

The call for applications for the 5th International Neighbourhood Symposium that the CIES will hold at Heybeliada, Turkey between 23 - 28 June 2015, is now open. This year’s Symposium will focus on “Leadership and Change in the Eastern Neighbourhood and the Mediterranean South”.

Why is the Turkey-Armenia Border Closed? – Reasons and Consequences

12 March 2015
The CIES will hold a seminar on Friday, 12 March between 13:30-17:00 at Kadir Has University’s C Block Amphitheatre. The seminar will be held in Turkish. 

Promoting Civic Engagement and Good Governance through dialogue between Turkey and Iran

23-27 February 2015
The CIES is launching a 10-month long project on “Promoting Civic Engagement and Good Governance through dialogue between Turkey and Iran.” The first meeting will be held at Kadir Has University in February.

CIES Elections Panel Discussion Series 5: The Greek Elections of 25 January and their Implications - A Debate

4 February 2015
The CIES, in cooperation with the Greek History and Culture Study Group at Boğaziçi University, held a panel discussion on Wednesday, 4 February between 13:30-15:30 at Kadir Has University’s Galata Hall.

3rd Expert Task Force Meeting on the European Union and the Eastern Neighbourhood

29 January 2015
The CIES, in cooperation with the GMF has established a Task Force to provide policy outputs and recommendations for an EU strategy for the Black Sea Region. The third meeting was held at the European Policy Centre's Brussels office.

”The Latvian Presidency of the European Union and the State of EU-Turkey Relations”

21 January 2015
The CIES, in cooperation with the Centre for Economics and Foreign Policy Studies (EDAM) and with the support of the Embassy of Latvia in Turkey, hosted a discussion on Wednesday, 21 January 2015 at Kadir Has University.

Winter 2014 CIES Newsletter published

December 2014
The fourth edition of the CIES Newsletter has just been issued. The Newsletter is meant to encapsulate some of the concluded, ongoing or upcoming activities of the CIES.

Research on Greek-Turkish Relations

17 November 2014
CIES Director Dimitrios Triantaphyllou and Associate Professor Kostas Ifantis (Kadir Has University and the University of Athens) have recently concluded a collaborative research project on Greek-Turkish relations.  

New CIES Non-Resident Research Associates for 2014-2016

The CIES is pleased to present its three new non-resident research associates for 2014-2016. The three will be affiliated in various aspects of the Center’s work during this period as the CIES seeks to expand its areas of expertise and knowhow to meet the challenges of our rapidly changing world. 

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