This book is the result of a larger project aimed at developing the capacity of community leaders in the North Caucasus. This publication provides an insight on the stories behind initiatives and on the experiences of participants and practitioners.
The book is based on the results of the conference "Women’s Role in Writing a Gender Agenda for the 21st Century’s Role in Writing a Gender Agenda for the 21st Century" that was held on March 20th 2013 in Moscow.
The amount of travel between Russia and the EU states is growing steadily and the cultural and economic ties are getting stronger, yet the visa regime has nevertheless remained in place. This report assesses the visa relations between Russia and the EU, and in so doing seeks to address two fundamental research questions which form the basis of the study: Why does the visa regime still exist between these two entities? and What are the obstacles preventing visa freedom?
On 1 July 2008 the Office of the Heinrich-Boell-Foundation in Moscow organized a round table discussion on EU-Russia relations. Central topic of the debate was ""Russia’s Europe and Europe’s Russia – Perceptions and Policy".