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Euro-Mediterranean Political Research and Dialogue for Inclusive Policy Making Processes and Dissemination through Network Processes

The Arab Uprising that broke up in December 2010 and then spread into other Southern mediterranean Countries have left vast Political Change in the region.Three years after, the Southern mediterranean is far from being peaceful and stable. Currently only one state where a revolution took place, Tunisia is on a clear path towards democratization, after adopting a new constitution. The Arab Uprising ended with the perception of the region as a homogeneous block. In fact the Southern mediterranean region has been transformed into a very fragmented one, with each of the countries facing different challenges and with the persistence of regional conflicts.

Topic: European Union , 1.1.2018 - Istanbul

The EuroMeSCo Annual Conference on ''Countering Violent Extremism in the Euro-Mediterranean Region'' Barcelona, June 2017

The EuroMeSCo Annual Conference on ''Countering Violent Extremism in the Euro-mediterranean Region'' took place in Barcelona on 1-2 June 2017.

Topic: Middle East , 29.6.2017 - Barcelona

Future of Syria Local Presentation | 17th May

Global Political Trends Center organizes a presentation of its final publication in the Future of Syria Project. The Local Presentation will be held on 17th May at the Istanbul Kultur University, Atakoy Campus.

Topic: European Union , 5.5.2017 - Istanbul

Upcoming Event: Future Of Syria Dialogue Workshop | Suriye'nin Geleceği Diyalog Çalıştayı

As part of the EuroMeSCo ENI Project, Global Political Trends Center (GPoT Center) with the support of the European Institute of the mediterranean (IEMed) and the EU, both co-funders is organizing a workshop titled ‘Future of Syria’.

Topic: European Union , 29.9.2016 - Istanbul

EuroMeSCo Annual Conference 2016

Global Political Trends (GPoT) Center Director Mensur Akgün and Deputy Director Sylvia Tiryaki attended the EuroMeSCo 2016 Conference in Brussels as participants and supervisors of the project entitled Future of Syria.

Topic: European Union , 14.4.2016 - Brussels

The 6th Israel-Turkey Policy Dialogue of Mitvim and GPoT Center

The 6th Israel-Turkey Policy Dialogue of Mitvim - The Israeli Institute for Regional Foreign Policies and Global Political Trends (GPoT) Center, in cooperation with the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES); Israel, took place on 18-19 October 2015 in Herzliya and Jerusalem.

Topic: Israel , 19.10.2015 - Tel Aviv

EuroMeSCo Annual Conference 2014

Following the EuroMeSCo General Assembly, GPoT Center’s Project Officer Duygu Alpan participated in the EuroMeSCo Annual Conference 2014 in Barcelona between October 2nd and 3rd, 2014. The conference was jointly organised by the Euro-mediterranean Study Commission - EuroMeSCo and European Institute of the mediterranean - IEMed.

Topic: Other , 3.10.2014 - Barcelona, Spain

Report Launch: When All Players Can Win

On December 6, 2013, GPoT Center organized the public launch of the “When All Players Can Win” report on Cyprus, written by Praxoula Antoniadou Kyriacou and Özlem Oğuz Çilsal.

Topic: Cyprus , 6.12.2013 - Istanbul

MCA 4th meeting in Istanbul: “Mediterranean Dialogues: Citizenship and Conflicts”

GPoT Center's project officer Sofia Hafdell participated in the Fourth Meeting of the mediterranean Citizens’ Assembly, which was organized in Istanbul from the 21st to the 24th of November 2013.

Topic: Other , 24.11.2013 - Istanbul

Energy and Improvements in Turkey-Israel Relations

On 13 May 2013 Sylvia Tiryaki moderated a panel entitled “Energy and Improvements in Turkey-Israel Relations” which was part of the larger conference "Energy in the Eastern mediterranean: Can it Facilitate Dispute Resolution?".

Topic: European Union , 13.5.2013 - Istanbul

12th Round of the Heybeliada Talks

Recognizing the significance of the recent developments in Cyprus, GPoT Center resumed meetings aiming to provide a communication platform for representatives of both sides of Cyprus, Turkey, and Greece under the banner of the Heybeliada Talks. The 12th round in the series of second-track diplomacy meetings, which have been organized by GPoT Center since 2008, took place in Nicosia’s Buffer Zone on May 11, 2013.

Topic: Cyprus , 11.5.2013 - Nicosia - Buffer Zone

High Strategic Studies of the Mediterranean Sea

GPoT Center hosted approximately 40 participants for the 2013 cycle of the High Strategic Studies of the mediterranean Sea. 9-month long study programs of this kind have been organized by the mediterranean Foundation of Strategic Studies in partnership with the Institute of High Studies of National Defense for almost two decades.

Topic: Middle East , 3.4.2013 - Istanbul

Citizens for Dialogue Convention

GPoT Center's project officer Sofia Hafdell participated in the Citizens for Dialogue Convention organized by the Anna Lindh Foundation and the Tunisian, Algerian and Moroccan Networks between the 24th and the 28th of March, 2013 in Tunisia.

Topic: Middle East , 28.3.2013 - Sousse and Tunis

UN Alliance of Civilizations: 5th Global Forum, Vienna 2013

From February 27th to the 28th, 2013 Mensur Akgün and Sylvia Tiryaki participated in the United Nations Alliance of Civilization's (UNAOC) 5th conference in Vienna, Austria. The forum, which focused on the promotion of responsible leadership in diversity and dialogue, brought together decision-makers and experts from all around the world.

Topic: Other , 28.2.2013 - Vienna

Mediation in the Mediterranean: Developing Capacities and Synergies

Dr. Sylvia Tiryaki, Deputy Director at GPoT Center, attended the first of two seminars as part of the United Nations Group of Friends of Mediation Spanish-Moroccan Initiative. The seminar, entitled "Mediation in the mediterranean: Developing Capacities and Synergies" took place in Madrid from the 11th to the 12th of February, 2013.

Topic: Other , 12.2.2013 - Madrid

EuroMeSCo Annual Conference 2012

Following the workshop entitled “The Multilateral Track of Euro-mediterranean Relations: The Role of the Union for the mediterranean", which was organized by the Secretariat of the Union for the mediterranean, European Institute of the mediterranean (IEMed) and Euro-mediterranean Study Commission (EuroMeSCo) in Barcelona on October 3, 2012, the directors of GPoT Center, Prof. Dr. Akgün and Dr. Tiryaki, participated in the EuroMeSCo Annual Conference.

Topic: Other , 5.10.2012 - Barcelona

Turkey and Israel have common interests and needs each other | News.Az

News.Az interviews Can Yirik, Israel Analyst in GPoT Center and co-author of the book "Turkish-Israeli Relations 1949-2010".

Topic: Israel , 30.7.2012 - Baku

Searching for New Conflict Resolution Strategies: Study Visit to Turkey and Cyprus

Fifteen experts from Moldova, Turkey, Greece, and USA visited Cyprus between June 21st and 23rd, 2012 in order to learn about conflict resolution strategies and confidence building measures, which have been applied as part of reunification efforts within the scope of track one and track two diplomacy in Cyprus.

Topic: Cyprus , 24.6.2012 - Turkey & Cyprus

Dr. Akgün at "The Arab Spring, the Eastern Mediterranean and the Cyprus Problem" Conference

On May 12th, 2012, the Director of GPoT Center, Dr. Mensur Akgün, moderated a panel at the conference entitled "Arab Spring, Eastern mediterranean and the Cyprus Problem" organized by Insight Turkey in cooperation with the Academy Cyprus at the Yakın Doğu University in Nicosia.

Topic: Cyprus , 12.5.2012 - Nicosia

Turkey and NATO: 60 Years On | Menekşe Tokyay | SES Türkiye

As Turkey marks its 60th anniversary as a member of NATO on February 18th, the importance of the Alliance is as clear as ever, given international and regional security challenges.

Topic: Turkey , 14.2.2012 - Istanbul