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About the Tian Shan Policy Center (TSPC)

Tian Shan Policy Center (TSPC) is an international non-profit institution at the American University of Central Asia (AUCA) which focuses on research, policy advisory, capacity development and project implementation.

Since its establishment in 2011 TSPC promoted the study of Central Asia at the local and international levels and government institutions as the basis for improving the lives of people in new democracies.

TSPC specializes in research on migration (internal and external), sustainable development and environmental protection, human rights, democratic governance of Central Asia.

Alongside the strong evidence based research and policy advisory, TSPC organizes high quality trainings, conferences and events on pertinent topics in the region.




Solve Climate by 2030: AUCA Webinar on Climate Solutions for Kyrgyzstan

On April 8, 2020, 2 p.m. the American University of Central Asia will host a webinar on climate solutions for Kyrgyzstan as part of a virtual teach-in initiative called Solve Climate by 2030, which is led by Bard College in the US.


2019 UNESCO Global Education Monitoring Report Launch. Migration, displacement and education: Building bridges, not walls

The American University of Central Asia is pleased to invite everyone to the launch of UNESCO Global Education Monitoring Report 2019 on May 28, 2019. The theme of the 2019 UNESCO Report is: Migration, Displacement and Education. The launch event is sponsored by the Global Education Monitoring Report Team of UNESCO, Paris. 


AUCA TSPC to train about 300 students and pupils on human trafficking

The Tian-Shan Policy Center (TSPC) of AUCA launched a series of training sessions on human trafficking and the risks of for students in Kyrgyzstan. The training series is organized with support from the International Organization for Migration (IOM) / UN Agency for Migration in the framework of the Dignity and Rights project financed by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID).


TSPC AUCA launched the Central Asia Energy News Digest

The Central Asia Energy News Digest is issued twice a month and includes links to energy related news items from various electronic sources focussing on Central Asia. If you would like to share some information related to energy in Central Asia , please send them to for distribution among other subscribers. 


TSPC AUCA presented its research on labor migration in Russia

The Tian-Shan Analytical Center (TSPC) at AUCA presented its study on labor migration in 2017-2018 at an international conference in Yekaterinburg, Russia. Participants discussed practices of violations and protection of labor rights of internal and external migrants in the territory of the Russian Federation.

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