New Perspectives on Globalization and Gender in Central Asia

Wednesday, November 19, 2014
12:00 pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 IAB, 420 West 118th St.)

Please join the Harriman Institute for a talk by Marina Kayumova and Natalia Zakharchenko (Central Asian Fellows at George Washington U); moderated by Alexander Cooley.

UPDATE: Due to a scheduling conflict the event will now be moderated by Nicola Contessi, postdoctoral fellow, Harriman Institute.

Marina Kayumova (Uzbekistan) has worked for the GSM Association, European Parliament and Patent Office. She was also a strategy consultant for SMEs. Marina holds MPhil degree in Innovation, Strategy and Organisation from the University of Cambridge and BA from the University of Westminster, and a Masters in International Relations from the European Institute, where she explored EU-Russia and Central Asia relations in the domain of energy cooperation.

Natalia Zakharchenko (Kyrgyzstan) is an alumna of the OSCE Academy in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.  She is currently working as an analyst for the Norwegian Helsinki Committee. Previously, Natalia worked as a Junior Professional Officer at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kyrgyz Republic and completed her research fellowship at Norwegian Institute of International Affairs.