The Agora of the 21st Century is a joint project of the Centre for International Initiatives and the International Relations Students’ Association of the Jagiellonian University (KSSM UJ). It consists of a series of debates between representatives of Cracow’s political, economic and cultural life.
CII Petersberg Series (PS) is a project run by the Centre for International Initiatives. Its main goal is to spread information and understanding on the subject of respective civilian and military operations conducted by the European Union, so called Petersberg Missions. These are short, critical in articles meant to give a general overview of a particular operation and to present expected or already achieved results. The reason standing behind CII’s decision to launch the project is realization of the existence of certain loophole in the Internet regarding the subject – namely the absence of information on Pestersberg Operations in an intelligible and quasi-journalistic form.
Let’s talk about Islamic finance’ is an initiative which aims to broaden the understanding of Islamic finance. Islamic finance has been one of the most rapidly growing sectors in recent years. The unquestionable success of the so-called unconventional finance received attention of investors, scholars and politicians and sparked a debate about its impact on traditional finance and development. As far as we are concerned, Poland ought to add its voice to this discussion. The project is organized in yearly editions (the first one took place in October and November 2015).
The Weimar Youth Forum (WYF) is an annual event in which three non-governmental organizations from the Weimar countries participate. The Forum refers to the long and interesting tradition of the Weimar Triangle’s high-level meetings, which were established in order to strengthen the trilateral cooperation between Germany, Poland and France. The idea of rapprochement of these three societies also inspires the organizers of the Weimar Youth Forum, as they meet once a year to debate the main European topics.