EU-Azerbaijan: Implementation of the ENP in Azerbaijan Progress in 2013

EU-Azerbaijan: Implementation of the ENP in Azerbaijan Progress in 2013 The EU-Azerbaijan political dialogue in 2013 was intense. Commissioner Štefan Füle visited Baku in May and visits were made to Brussels by President Ilham Aliyev in June, by the Deputy Foreign Minister in April and December, by the Speaker of Parliament in June and by the Minister of Economic Development in August. The EU Special Representative (EUSR) for the South Caucasus and the Crisis in Georgia, and... Read More

(Azerbaijani) Yaz vaxtına keçidin iqtisadi tərəfləri

Yaz vaxtına keçidin iqtisadi tərəfləri Martın 30-da Azərbaycanda saatların əqrəbləri bir saat irəli çəkildi. Saat əqrəblərinin irəli və ya geri çəkilməsi əksər inkişaf etmiş ölkələrdə o cümlədən Avropa dövlətlərində tətbiq edilir. Yay və ya qış vaxtına keçid iqtisadi, psixoloji və tibbi faktorlar ilə bağlı olsa da krimanal hadisələrə qarşı mübarizə tədbiri kimi də tətbiq edilir. İqtisadi baxımdan bu qərarların əsas... Read More

Does Declining Oil Revenue Equal Less Security for Azerbaijan?

Does Declining Oil Revenue Equal Less Security for Azerbaijan? Declining oil revenues and a changing energy marketplace are placing Azerbaijan’s social and economic development under strain. Worse still, observes Eric Eissler, the lost income might curtail the country’s defense spending at a time when Baku needs it most. By Eric Eissler for ISN ________________________________________ To say that Azerbaijan lives in a unique but troubled geopolitical location is perhaps... Read More

CESD Workshop on Fundraising

CESD Workshop on Fundraising CESD organized Open Civil Society Training on Fundraising for CSOs in Baku, Azerbaijan on March 15, 2014 with participation of more than 35 representatives from different stakeholders. The workshop provided an overview on the fundraising issues and approaches; conduct fundraising planning; share top tips in fundraising and examples of successful fundraising strategies; explore the funding environment in Azerbaijan, including the availability of funding... Read More

Open Civil Society Training on Fundraising for CSOs

Open Civil Society Training on Fundraising for CSOs Open Civil Society Training on Fundraising for CSOs was held in Baku, Azerbaijan on March 15, 2014 with participation of more than 35 representatives from different stakeholders. The workshop provided an overview on the fundraising issues and approaches; conduct fundraising planning; share top tips in fundraising and examples of successful fundraising strategies; explore the funding environment in Azerbaijan, including the availability... Read More

Call for Papers to CESD & KAS İnternational Conference on WTO Accession

Call for Papers to CESD & KAS İnternational Conference on WTO Accession CESD is pleased to invite all interested scholars to submit their abstracts to the CESD & KAS İnternational Conference titled as “Azerbaijan’s Accession to the WTO in Context of the European Integration”. The conference will be taken place in Baku, Azerbaijan on October, 01, 2014. The deadline for submitting abstracts is May 30, 2014 and working languages of the conference are English... Read More

EU-EaP Visa Liberalisation Summary of recent developments

EU-EaP Visa Liberalisation Summary of recent developments The Eastern Partnership Visa Liberalisation Index has recently been updated with the latest version covering the period October 2013 – January 2014. Many developments took place in the period October 2013 – January 2014 under examination. These were linked to the Eastern Partnership Summit in Vilnius, held at the end of November 2013. Although assessment of the Summit was dominated by disappointment at the non-signature... Read More