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NATO: Political and military alliance of the 21st century

June 21st, 2011 § 0

Should Azerbaijan join NATO? It was the topic of the roundtable on “NATO: Political and military alliance of the 21st century” organized by the Center for National and International Studies and the Embassy of Romania , NATO Contact Point Embassy in Azerbaijan on June 15, 2011.

In her opening speech at the conference Leyla Aliyeva, President of the Center for National and International Studies emphasizes that in 1990s Azerbaijan was weaker, but had a consistent and firm policy of rapprochement with NATO. » Read the rest of this entry «

CNIS celebrated “Republic Day” by holding a Conference in Lenkaran city

June 3rd, 2011 § 0

A Conference on “Eurointegration and the way of settlement of the conflicts” organized by the Center for National and International Studies was held in Lenkoran city on May 28. 

In her opening speech at the conference Leyla Aliyeva, President of the Center for National and International Studies emphasizes that 93 years before, on that day of 1918 the first democratic state – Azerbaijan Democratic Republic was established. “Despite the difficulties, ADR always adhered the policy of integration with Europe.”

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Pluralism is one of the basic principles of democracy

May 2nd, 2011 § 0

On April 29, 2011 at the Landmark Ares Hall was held a conference on “Development and modern conditions of political pluralism in Azerbaijan and Turkey”, organized by the Center for National and International Studies. Chancellor of the Turkish Bakhchisheher University, representatives of the Azerbaijani political parties, experts of research centers, public figures took part at the said event.  » Read the rest of this entry «

Leila Alieva: The Arab revolutions, the lessons for the EU approach in the East and adjusted “conditionality”

April 20th, 2011 § 0

The beginning of year 2011 was marked by the crisis of the last bastion of non-democratic regimes – the only geographical region, which by the words of Larry Diamond, historically had never experienced  democracy .

The fall or crisis of  autocratic and hybrid regimes of the North Africa raised many questions and dilemmas, which international community and the EU will face from now on. The significance of timing of the external reaction to the quickly and dramatically developing events in Libya, has stressed necessity of  preparedness of the EU to the possible  similar  cases In the future. » Read the rest of this entry «

CNIS held a conference on “National Identity and Politics: Dilemmas of Azerbaijan and Turkey”

April 5th, 2011 § 0

On April 1, 2011 CNIS held a conference on “National Identity and Politics: Dilemmas of Azerbaijan and Turkey”.  Leyla Aliyeva, president of the Center of National and International Studies and political analyst opened the conference and emphasized that national identity in Azerbaijan was shaped in the early 20th century, during the existence of the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic and was formed from the fusion of European and national ideology. » Read the rest of this entry «

NATO membership should remain as a priority direction in the foreign policy of Azerbaijan

March 3rd, 2011 § 0

To this conclusion came the participants of the conference on  “The role of NATO for Azerbaijan: a reforms instrument or guarantor of security? Lessons learned on the example of the Turkish membership” held on February 25, 2011 and organized by the Center for National and International Studies . Dr. Zehra Odyakmaz of Turkey, a well-known expert on NATO and professor of the Gazi University, former dean of the faculty of law,  Rasim Musabeyov, a Member of Parliament, political scientis, Yashar Jafarli, a well-known military expert and Bakhtiyar Aslanbeyli delivered speeches during the conference. Participants of the conference had an exchange of views around the subject of the role of Turkey and Azerbaijan in NATO: external and internal factors and the role of NATO in the security of and reforms held in Azerbaijan. » Read the rest of this entry «

CNİS held a conference devoted to the status of religion in the secular state

January 23rd, 2011 § 0

On January 22, 2011 conference on “Relations between state and religion in Azerbaijan and Turkey” organized by the Center  for National and International Studies was held in Azerbaijan Media Center, Baku. The relations between state, religion and society were viewed in the context of human rights and liberal freedoms in the democratic state. » Read the rest of this entry «

Rondine Citadella della Pace is offering a scholarship for the Azerbaijani students

January 19th, 2011 § 0

The Association Rondine Citadella della Pace in Arezzo, Tuscany, Italy, is currently recruiting students who are interested in participating in thre Association’s project. Recruitment is restricted to male and famale students between the ages of 19 and 27. Candidates must be able to demonstrate excellent academic achievement in their school programmes. » Read the rest of this entry «

CNIS celebrated the release of two bloggers and the New Year

January 17th, 2011 § 0

On December 28, 2010 the CNIS celebrated the release of bloggers Emin Milli and Adnan Hadjizade and New Year. Among the participants of the party were Leila Aliyeva, Emin Milli, Adnan Hadjizade, Eldar Namazov, Hikmet Hadjizade, Bahar Hadjizade, Ali Abasov, Arzu Abdullayeva, Parvana Persiani, Ali Novruzov and CNIS staff. » Read the rest of this entry «

CNIS participated at the conference on “Regional stability, borders, minorities and migrations” in Finland

January 17th, 2011 § 0

From 16th of December, 2010  through 19th of December, 2010 within the framework of the network research on “Regional stability, borders, minorities and migrations”, Mr. Ilgar Hasanli, the Program Director of CNIS, made a trip to the conference  at the East Finland University in Joensuu, Finland. » Read the rest of this entry «