Riga Graduate School of Law, in cooperation with the Latvian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and other partners, offers an Advanced Programme aimed at public officials in the European Neighborhood Policy (ENP) countries and Central Asia, which will be open also for representatives of civil society and academia. A first implementation of the programme was successfully completed in December 2014, and a second round is implemented in the spring of 2015.
This programme is funded by the government of Latvia together with the governments of Luxembourg, Sweden and the United States of America. It is offered with a special focus on the European Neighbourhood Policy (ENP) countries and Central Asia. The specific beneficiary countries covered are set for each programme period. The eligible countries for the autumn 2015 programme are Azerbaijan, Armenia, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine and Uzbekistan.
Applicants are required to supply the following:
- Motivational letter
- Description of present job function
- Curriculum vitae, which should include at least 2-3 years of professional experience
- Copies of university diplomas
- Recommendation letter, preferably from the current employer
- Confirmation of the ability to undertake studies in English
Applications should be submitted online and the deadline for submission is 6 July 2015. Applicants from the previous admission procedures have been informed by email that they may reapply by reactivating their existing application.
A selection committee will review all applications, and results will be announced by 27 July 2015. The programme starts on 28 September 2015 and participants will be assisted in applying for a visa in Latvia for the purpose of attending the programme. Graduation is planned for 18 December 2015.
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