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28
Sep
TSPC of AUCA took part in the event in the framework of the global campaign "Rise for Climate"
Tian Shan Policy Center (TSPC) of AUCA is a member of the Climate Network of Kyrgyzstan and took part in the event in the framework of the global campaign "Rise for Climate" by participating in a discussion on sustainable energy and documenting parts of the event.
Bozhil Kondev, TSPC coordinator of the program on sustainable development and the environment, shared impressions about it.
22
Jun
An educational migration course for civil servants is being developed in CA
On June 13-15, 2018 a regional training workshop was held in Almaty (Kazakhstan) with the purpose to develop a course on international migration law and return migration within the context of Central Asia.
The course is being developed by working groups from five Central Asian countries and will be used to upgrade the skills of state and municipal employees in the region.
Future plans involve piloting the course in the national educational institutions as well as in public administration training centers and to develop a training manual for Central Asia countries on the basis of the course.
 
29
May
TSPC is now a member of the Climate Network of Kyrgyzstan
As part of its activities on sustainable development and environment, the Tian Shan Policy Center of AUCA has joined the Climate Network of Kyrgyzstan.
The network is non-profit alliance of legal organizations created to reduce the negative impact of climate change on the environment and human activity at the national and international level.
The participation in the network will allow TSPC and AUCA to connect and cooperate with a large number of civil society organizations working on climate change and environmental topics. Active involvement in the network also offers possibilities to advance AUCA’s research and teaching on these topics.
23
May
COMPETITION FOR BEST MIGRATION RESEARCH PROPOSALS-2018: names of winners!
The Tian-Shan Policy Center (TSPC) of AUCA is delighted to announce the results of the competition among AUCA students for the 3 BEST MIGRATION RESEARCH PROPOSALS. 
Competent jury consisting of 7 experts  awarded 3 fellowships (1,000 USD each ) for the best research proposals to the following 3 students/groups of students.
Please, accept our sincere congratulations!
The research reports will be submitted by 01 October, 2018. The students research works will be presented at the National Students Conference on Migration in the end of 2018. 
 
26
Apr
Nafisa Badalova: TSPC gave me an opportunity to do a research in Kyrgyzstan and abroad
«TSPC gave me  an opportunity  to do a research in Kyrgyzstan and abroad, and presented it in the International Conference on Migration, where I met many researchers, professors and experts from different countries. By taking an opportunity, I would like to thank each  member of  TSPC and encourage young researchers to apply for the financial support».
This is a review of Nafisa Badalova - AUCA alumni. She was among three winners of the TSPC competition announced in 2016 to conduct her research.
 
25
Apr
ATTENTION! DEADLINE EXTENDED!!!
The Tian-Shan Policy Center (TSPC) of AUCA is delighted to announce the contest for the 3 BEST MIGRATION RESEARCH PROPOSALS.
The TSPC will award 3 fellowships (1,000 USD each) to 3 students/groups of students for the best research proposals.
The money will cover the costs of conducting research in migration issues. Important: fellowship expense report is not required, you only need to submit research paper to TSPC.
The deadline for submission of migration research proposals is April 30, 2018.
 
 
10
Apr
Guest lecture Prof. Robert Costanza: Creating the future we want
The world-famous scientist Robert Costanza will deliver a lecture at AUCA on "Creating the Future we want". The American environmental economist will share the latest trends in the global environmental economics, as well as the images of the future that humanity is creating now.
The scientist will talk about his vision of what public institutions, politicians and civil society need to do all over the world to achieve the future that we want for ourselves and for our children.
9
Mar
3 BEST MIGRATION RESEARCH PROJECT PROPOSALS: review of Basira Mir Mahamad - AUCA alumni
«This experience  was very helpful when  I was applying to the Master Degree Programs and scholarships, because to have high grades in a transcript is not the main priority for the admissions and  sponsors, they consider also ability to conduct research. As my professor at my new university said, «you are here not because you are the best, you are here because you are already a researcher». This is a review of Basira Mir Mahamad - AUCA alumni.
She was among three winners of the TSPC competition announced in 2016 to conduct her research.
21
Feb
The competition: 3 BEST MIGRATION RESEARCH PROJECT PROPOSALS
The Tian-Shan Policy Center (TSPC) of AUCA is delighted to announce the competition for the 3 BEST MIGRATION RESEARCH PROJECT PROPOSALS. The TSPC will award 3 fellowships (1,000 USD each) to 3 students/groups of students for the best research project proposals. The money will cover the costs of conducting their research in migration issues. The deadline for submission of migration research project proposals is April 13, 2018. 
 
 
 
28
Dec
AUCA coordinates the elaboration of land degradation indicators in the Kyrgyz Republic
On 19 December 2017  at the conference-room of the Ministry of agriculture, processing industry and melioration was successfully held the final seminar of the Project on development of land degradation neutrality (LDN) indicators.
The Project was implemented thanks to support from the UNDP Office in the Kyrgyz Republic, Secretariat of the United Nations Convention on Combatting Desertification and GIZ.
Aim of the Project was to elaborated national indicators of the land degradation neutrality.   


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