CESD Freelance Researchers Group was Established

CESD Freelance Researchers Group was Established The first meeting of the CESD Freelance Researchers Group (CFRG) was taken place at the CESD Training Center on May 06, 2014. It is the first initiative in Azerbaijan to engage outside economists and social work specialists in the research process. The group is consisting of nine researchers including one Baku based European and one American scholars. The main purpose of setting up this group is to... Read More

New Global Think Tanks Alliance

New Global Think Tanks Alliance CESD, Azerbaijan is part of the global network New global alliance of think tanks from emergency economies was set up in Hanikou, China on November, 01, 2013. CESD- Center for Economic and Social Development, an internationally recognized top independent think tank from Azerbaijan, is part of new initiative. The alliance has think tank members from Brazil, China. Southern Africa Republic, Malaysia, Turkey, Russia,... Read More

CESD RANKED AS ONE OF THE TOP THINK TANKS IN THE WORLD in 2013

CESD RANKED AS ONE OF THE TOP THINK TANKS IN THE WORLD in 2013 The University of Pennsylvania’s (UPenn) Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program announced rankings of the leading public policy research organizations in the world in their annual Global “Go-To Think Tanks” report. The presentation of the report took place at the United Nations Headquarters in New York on January, 18.  2013. The report’s publication is the culmination of an eight-month... Read More

CESD is among in the top 3 think tank with annual operating budgets of less than $5 million USD in the world

CESD is  among  in the top 3 think tank with annual operating budgets of less than $5 million USD in the world The University of Pennsylvania’s (UPenn) Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program announced rankings of the leading public policy research organizations in the world in their annual Global “Go-To Think Tanks” report. The presentation of the report took place at the United Nations Headquarters in New York on January, 19, 2012. The report’s... Read More