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Human security – cases from Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan

On 12 November 2019, EUCAM, together with the European Neighbourhood Council (ENC) and the European Endowment for Democracy (EED) organised a roundtable on ‘Human security – cases from Kyrgyzstan...
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Become an EUCAM Spring 2020 Fellow: Call for Applications

The Europe Central Asia Monitoring (EUCAM) initiative of the Centre for European Security Studies (CESS) is open to applications for its civil society fellowship programme. Over the course of...

Media and Security workshop in Rotterdam


On 16 October, EUCAM and CESS fellows were in Rotterdam to take part in the ‘Media and Security’ workshop organised by EUCAM advisory group member Rashid Gabdulhakov who is...

Meetings in the Hague

On 15 October, the EUCAM research fellows visited The Hague for a series of meetings with governmental and civil society representatives. First they met with the Netherlands Helsinki Committee...

Fall 2019 fellows visited Brussels

At the beginning of October, EUCAM research fellows Muslimbek Buriev, Bermet Zhumakadyr kyzy and Zhypariza Zhumagazieva and the CESS fellow Taras Yemchura from Ukraine, visited Brussels to have meetings with representatives of...

Resilience, prosperity and cooperation in Central Asia’s enclaves: a role for the EU?

Bilateral relations between some Central Asian countries have improved over the past few years, among other reasons due to progress over the delimitation and demarcation of borders, opening up...

Potential for EU-Kazakhstan cooperation on women’s empowerment

Women’s empowerment and gender equality feature prominently in the new European Union (EU) Strategy for Central Asia. They are referred to as cross-cutting issues, included in a wide range...

EU support for security sector reform in Kyrgyzstan

In its new strategy for Central Asia, the European Union (EU) ‘aim(s) to engage with Central Asian countries on the security sector and consider cooperation aimed at promoting its...

Fostering security in Central Asia. Options for Europe-Central Asia cooperation

On 5 June 2019, the Europe-Central Asia Monitoring (EUCAM) programme of the Centre for European Security Studies (CESS) in Groningen, the Netherlands, the European Neighbourhood Council (ENC) in Brussels...

New EU Strategy for Central Asia: First reactions

Editorial Enough to do for the EU in Central Asia I always have a ‘to-do list’ at work. And, like most people, before I complete one task, I already have a...