International Summer School in Georgia: CSOs Facilitating Cross-border Cooperation in Georgian Conflict Zones:


The summer school takes place 15-21 June and is organised in cooperation between University of Tartu, Peipsi Center for Transboundary Cooperation and  Tbilisi State Unversity. 

Tbilisi summer school brings together 25 students from Estonia, Georgia, Armenia and Azerbaijan and is focusing the Cross-border Cooperation in Georgian Conflict Zones and the role of civil society organisations as facilitators of the process. 

Program includes academic lectures by various European professors, international organisations and CSOs; in addition visits to offices of Georgian minister for reintegration, EU Monitoring Mission and camp of Internally Displaced People will be held. The summer school aims to seek for suitable models to develop cross-border interactions in conflict zones of the Caucasus region and offering examples of Estonian-Russian transboundary cooperation.

Margit Säre from Peipsi CTC will introduce examples of civil society cooperation around transboundary Lake Peipsi.

The summer school is supported by Estonian Ministry of Foreign Affairs Development Cooperation Program.

For more information contact:
Margit Säre
Peipsi Koostöö Keskus
Peipsi Center for Transboundary Cooperation
Puiestee 71a
51009 Tartu; Estonia
Tel +372 5088409

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