Press release of the Round Table on the topic: "Strategic Trade Control in Kazakhstan: challenges and prospects»
On June 09, 2021, the Institute of World Economy and Politics (IMEP) under the Nursultan Nazarbayev Foundation held an online Roundtable to implement a Strategic Trade Control (STC) Policy in Kazakhstan.
103 Women and Men from 8 Countries trained to use a web-based system to monitor the transportation of Radioactive Materials across Southern African States
The Software Company Ltd. has completed 10 training sessions with a total of 103 participants from 8 countries, on using the Information Tracking System, thus continuing the implementation phase of Project MC 5.01 15B Support to Southern African States in Nuclear Safety and Safeguards.
The European Union (EU) CBRN Centres of Excellence 14th Regional Round-Table for Central Asia (CA) took place on 1st to 3rd June in Almaty (Kazakhstan) and online in blended format or actual and virtual.
The second Workshop for Kyrgyz Customs officials on Export Control and Dual-Use Goods Identification was held in Bishkek on 26-28 May 2021, organized by the International Science and Technology Center (ISTC) together with the Center on Export Controls (Bishkek).
The 2nd online Workshop within the “Building Capacity on Multilateral Verification of Nuclear Disarmament” project.
ISTC has organized the 2nd online Workshop within the “Project Building Capacity on Multilateral Verification of Nuclear Disarmament” funded by VERTIC, On May 19-20.
Mozambique became the last Southern African state to install the Information Tracking System, developed by Software Company Ltd., under the EU Project MC 5.01 15B, carried out by ISTC.
An online Training the Trainers Workshop was held in Bishkek, organized for teachers of the Kyrgyz National University named after Jusup Balasagyn and EC experts involved in the development of an academic program on Strategic Trade Control at the Department of "Law and Customs" of the Faculty of Law of the University.
To mark the 25th anniversary of the Eurasian National University the International Science and Technology Center and the ENU International Relations Department organized on 6 May 2021 an online Forum for university faculty and students on the topic ‘Kazakhstan in Nuclear Disarmament and Non-proliferation’
The International Science and Technology Center, within the framework of the Targeted Initiative on the Export Control of CBRN Dual-Use Materials and Technologies, together with the Export Control Center (Bishkek), initiated two 3-day Workshops on Export Control and Identification of dual-use goods for employees of the Customs Service of the Kyrgyz Republic.
Madagascar joins the ITS under EU Project MC 5.01 15B, links inland and maritime monitoring of shipments
Madagascar became the seventh Southern African state to install the Information Tracking System, developed by Software Company Ltd., under the EU Project 5.01 15B: Support to Southern African States in Nuclear Safety and Safeguards.
ISTC organized the third in row monthly webinar for the African countries, participating in the EU-funded Project MC 5.01 15B, spotlighting Stakeholders Engagement.
ISTC acquires observer status at the IAEA International Network for Nuclear Security Training and Support Centres (NSSC Network)
ISTC Executive Director addressed the Annual Meeting of the NSSC Network, presenting ISTC’s mission and achievements, outlining the support it can provide to the establishment of an NSSC or to the collaboration among NSSCs within and among particular regions.
The Radiation Protection Authority of Zimbabwe and the Software Company Ltd. have successfully completed the training on the use of the Information Tracking System to monitor the transportation of radioactive materials within and across national borders.
ISTC participates in an African Regional Workshop on the Amended Convention on the Physical Protection of Nuclear Material (A/CPPNM), organized by NTI and AFRICSIS
The Nuclear Threat Initiative (NTI) and the African Center for Science and International Security (AFRICSIS) organized jointly an African regional workshop on the Amended CPPNM held online on April 12, 14, and 16, 2021.
The first round of training in using the Information Tracking System (ITS) with participants from DR Congo has been successfully conducted as part of the 2021-activities under Project MC 5.01 15B, Support to Southern African States in Nuclear Safety and Safeguards.
“ISTC is proud to have the Partnership of AFCONE in our activities in Africa,” read the message of ISTC Executive Director David Cleave to the leadership of the African Commission on Nuclear Energy, conveying congratulations on the 25th Anniversary of the Treaty of Pelindaba.
Experts from 17 Countries Discuss Stakeholders’ Engagement in Nuclear Safety and Safeguards at an ISTC webinar
Representatives of national regulators, academia, and civil society from 17 countries across three continents took part in the third of a series of webinars underEU-funded project MC 5.01 15B Support to Southern African States in Nuclear Safety and Safeguards.
The African Commission on Nuclear Energy (AFCONE) and the professional network African Youth Generation in Nuclear (AYGN) – organized on 31 March 2021 a virtual forum entitled: Capacity Building for Safe and Secure Development in Africa of Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy including Nuclear Power.
The International Science and Technology Center (ISTC) and Tajikistan National Academy of Sciences, the Bioethics Council, the Public Organization "TABioS" organized on March 29-31, 2021, at the SAROB, Khoja Obi Garm recreation zone, Varzob district of the Republic of Tajikistan, a training seminar "Raising awareness and responsibility of scientists in life sciences"
The International Science and Technology Center (ISTC) and the Central Asian Institute for Development Studies (CAIDS) organized the online Training the Trainers Workshop under the project of Strategic Trade Control (STC) Research and Education Implementation in Kazakhstan.
The International Science and Technology Center (ISTC) is an intergovernmental organization connecting scientists from Kazakhstan, Armenia, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, and Georgia with their peers and research organizations in the EU, Japan, Republic of Korea, Norway and the United States.
ISTC facilitates international science projects and assists the global scientific and business community to source and engage with CIS and Georgian institutes that develop or possess an excellence of scientific know-how.