Wednesday | 10 February. 2016
WiP: Europeanization of Security Policy in Georgia, February 10 - Zurab Bezhanishvili
CRRC-Georgia, ARISC and American Councils present the 4th talk of the Spring 2016 Works-in-Progress season:

"Europeanization of Security Policy in Georgia"
Zurab Bezhanishvili, Independent Researcher

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 at 6:30pm

1 Ramaz Chkhikvadze Str. (Former 5 Chavchavadze Ave.)
Entrance III-IV, First Floor
0179 Tbilisi, Georgia

The project aims to answer the following questions: How do the processes of Europeanization work in contemporary Georgia? What kind of problems the processes of Europeanization create for the Georgian National Security? Is there a strategy for Georgia to overcome all its` local, national, regional and global threats without international support? What kind of tactical actions for solving the different kinds of threats in Georgia can strengthen positive sides of the processes of Europeanization in Caucasian Area and strengthen the EU integration processes as well?

Zurab Bezhanishvili holds MA in Public Administration from Moscow State University. He has experience in working in NGO sector on security issues. Currently, he is an independent researcher working on Europeanization and security issues.

W-i-P is an ongoing academic discussion series based in Tbilisi, Georgia. It is co-organized by the Caucasus Research Resource Centers (CRRC), the American Councils for International Education (ACTR/ACCELS), and the American Research Institute of the South Caucasus (ARISC). All of the talks are free and open to the public.

The purpose of the W-i-P series is to provide support and productive criticism to those researching and developing academic projects pertaining the Caucasus region.

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