Meeting at the University of World Economy and Diplomacy

The Tashkent Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence for European Studies and the University of World Economy and Diplomacy hosted an joint dialogue event on September 13, 2021. Mrs. Ipek Tekdemir, Secretary General of the EU-Uzbekistan Friendship Group was among the speakers.

A conversation between guests and University leadership (Rector S.Safoev and Vice-rector, Head of TashCoE G.Ismailova) took place during the first half of the meeting, and topics included improving cooperation with Europe, preparing for the upcoming presidential elections in Uzbekistan, and expanding partnership in the field of science and education.

The second half of the meeting was a question-and-answer session with UWED PhD students. The participants discussed Central Asian security, EU-Uzbekistan collaboration, EU-US dialogue, and EU-China relations. The conference ended with the coordination of future cooperation plans.