The International Centre for Black Sea Studies (ICBSS) hosts the 2nd International Black Sea Symposium on “The Black Sea Region: the State of Play and the Way Forward” to be held on the island of Kalymnos, Dodecanese/Greece, on 30 June - 5 July 2009.
The International Black Sea Symposium (IBSS) provides a forum for study, dialogue and networking in a multicultural and interdisciplinary environment, thus contributing to understanding and cooperation in the Black Sea region and beyond. Young professionals primarily from the countries of the wider Black Sea area, EU member states, the United States and Central Asia are the Symposium target group. They have the opportunity to learn about issues of importance for the future development of the Black Sea region during a four-day intensive course of interactive sessions led by prominent experts. Sessions alternate with conflict resolution workshops guided by expert facilitator Prof. Benjamin Broome of Arizona State University.
Deadline for applications is 31 March 2009.
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