Jean Monnet Centre of ExcellenceCENTER FOR EUROPEAN STUDIES

Integration, Neighbourhood and Cross Border Issues

The research team explores the ways in which the recent enlargement and EU’s neighbourhood policy is affecting individual country’s foreign and security policies and the implications for European Security. In this respect, it focuses on socioeconomic and political transformation and integration within the Black Sea, the Caucasus and he Balkan regions and the Estern Mediterranean. The research team will also focus on Turkey’s potential contribution to the development of neighbourhood relations, conflict resolution, energy, and cross border issues within these regions.


Dr. Burcu Gültekin

Dr. Sait Akşit