Yernar Zharkeshov, CSI Managing Partner is negotiating with a number of the USA development institutions and knowledge centers, in Washington, USA, specialized on Central Asia, Caucasus and the CIS, joint analytical projects and experience exchange. The meetings include The Brookings Institute, Central Asia-Caucasus Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies, Georgetown University, Center for Strategic and International Studies. In addition, joint projects with a number of consulting companies and think tanks in Georgia, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Turkmenistan will also be discussed.
It is worth noting that Yernar Zharkeshov was selected into the fellowship program of the Rumsfeld Foundation for young leaders from Central Asia, Caucasus, Mongolia and Afghanistan. Within the framework of this program, Y.Zharkeshov with his colleagues from the above-named countries will be exposed to the peculiarities of decision-making processes in the Government and the Congress of the US and the practices of global think tanks.