Call for Participants: Third Nato Summer School in Bulgaria 2016
Deadline: April 17, 2016 | Views: 736
Bulgarian Euro-Atlantic Youth Club has the pleasure of inviting participants to the Third NATO Summer School – a one-week international seminar focusing on current “NATO challenges and concerns on the eve of 2016 Summit” .
The seminar will be held in the period 30th May – 5th June 2016 in Smolyan, Bulgaria.
This year’s seminar will focus on NATO’s priority actions directed for the Alliance’s adaptation to the new security environment. Specifically, key topics will be current challenges in the Black Sea region, preparing for threats in emergent spaces, including cyber space and maritime security, Smart Defence and planning for the future in times of austerity, NATO’s role as a global security actor, NATO-Russia relations, women’s role in peace and security, war against terrorism, and NATO transparency and reforms. Topics like these will be addressed through discussions, panel debates and group activities. The seminar will go through a direct contact between young people, representatives of NGOs, media, representatives of governments, panel discussions, workshops and debates, presented by experts, professors and competitive speakers. Besides attending a number of intriguing lectures, participants are welcome to take part in fun social activities.
All young students and professionals, aged between 20-30 years, who have a passion for security and defense can attend the NATO Summer School 2016.
For the selected international participants there will be no extra participation fee. Accommodation, food and transport, for the organized events, will be covered. They are also able to offer travel reimbursements of up to 100€ per person to those selected, provided that participants will choose affordable travel options.