AESC Book Series Volume 2 Project

Due to the Covid-19 outbreak, the submission deadline for the call for AESC Book Series Volume 2 chapter proposals has been extended until 30 June 2020. The theme of the edited book is norm diffusion, legal approximation, and contestation in the Black Sea and Caucasus Regions under the European Union (EU) framework. The book will…

Round Table ‘Exploring opportunities for cooperation between Europe and South Asia in the South Caucasus region’

The Round table, jointly organised with the ‘Centre for South Caucasus-South Asia Business Development’ and the ‘Association of European Studies for the Caucasus’, will explore and discuss different venues of potential cooperation between Asia and Europe – with special focus on the South Caucasus. The considered topics will include geopolitical, geo-economical, and socio-cultural aspects. Format…

AESC President at TEPSA – Trans-European Policy Studies Association

We are happy to announce that the Trans-European Policy Studies Association (TEPSA), based on a roster of key experts that includes the  AESC President Thomas Kruessmann, has been awarded 5-year framework contracts to provide external expertise to the European Parliament in the following lots: EP/EXPO/B/FWC/2019-01 (Lot 1: EU Enlargement, Eastern Neighbourhood, Northern Policies, non-EU European countries,…

Third Annual Convention Completed

The Third Annual Convention that took place in Odessa, Ukraine on April 19-20, 2019 is completed. The general topic of the Convention was “The Experience of Inter-Regionalism in the Black Sea and Caucasus Regions: Norm Diffusion, Legal Approximation and Contestation”.   The Convention has been hosted by Odessa I.I. Mechnikov National University. Convention Programme –…