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Statement from MEDIATIZED EU regarding Russia’s invasion of Ukraine

The European project is an outcome of the two world wars that were detrimental for Europe and the world. United in their pledge to prevent future wars, European leaders decided to build a strong union based on solidarity that would pursue the values of freedom, peace, democracy and the rule of law. Russia’s invasion of Ukraine severely undermines these values and principles in Europe and on a global scale. We, the academic community implementing the European Commission-funded MEDIATIZED EU project, call the European Union bodies for action to defend freedom, peace and democracy in Ukraine and in Europe!

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Student Conference “Georgia and NATO – Challenges and Future Perspectives”

Organizer: Center for Social Sciences
Date: 23-24 December 2020
Language: Panels – Georgian; Keynote – English
Venue: Conference will be conducted online and will be livestream through CSS Facebook page
Donor: NATO Public Diplomacy Programme

On 23-24 December, 2020 Center for Social Sciences organizes a student conference “Georgia and NATO – Challenges and Future Perspectives” within the project framework “Georgian Young Women for NATO” with the financial support of NATO Public Diplomacy Programme.

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CSS was awarded Horizon 2020 project

CSS was awarded a new project under the European Commission Horizon 2020 program (H2020-SC6-TRANSFORMATIONS-2020). The project entitled “Mediatized Discourses on Europeanization and Their Representations in Public Perceptions” [MEDIATIZED EU] is coordinated by Dublin City University and involves the following partners: University of Nebrija Madrid, Tallinn University of Technology (TalTech), Center of Social Studies, University of Coimbra, Portugal, European Neighbourhood Council, Belgium, and Corvinus University of Budapest. CSS will be leading WP2 – Research.

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CSS Call for Early Stage Researcher [EU MSCA-ITN-2019]

Center for Social Sciences (CSS) is announcing a vacancy position for Early Stage Researcher (ESR) for a 3-year contract within the project MARKETS: Mapping Uncertainties, Challenges and Future Opportunities of Emerging Markets: Informal Barriers, Business Environments and Future Trends in Eastern Europe, The Caucasus and Central Asia (MSCA-ITN-2019).

Position: Early Stage Researcher (ESR – 1 Fully funded PhD Fellowship)
Location of position: Tbilisi, Georgia
Hours: Full Time
Duration: 36 months
Position start period: January 2021
Deadline for application: September 30, 2020

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