forty years, the U.S. Department of Education has supported Columbia
University's programs of instruction, research, and outreach concerning
the former Soviet Bloc. Columbia's East European, Russian, and Eurasian
National Resource Center is one of 15 national comprehensive Centers
to be funded for 2003-2006.
part of a longstanding effort to provide resources on Central Asia
and the Caucasus, the Center is pleased to present the resources
below. Center staff would be grateful for suggested additional links.
John S. Micgiel
Director East European, Russian, and Eurasian National Resource
Program on Central Asia and the Caucasus at Harvard University
Eurasian Studies World Wide
Resources for the Study of Central Eurasia,
sponsored by the Harvard Program on Central Asia and the Caucasus.
Eurasian Studies Society (CESS)
A private, non-political, non-profit, North America-based organization
of scholars who are interested in the study of Central Eurasia,
and its history, languages, cultures, and modern states and societies.
Asia and the Caucasus
Center for Social and Political Studies registered in November 1998
in the Swedish city of Luleň, (in English and Russian).
Asia - Caucaus Analyst
An online journal published by the Johns Hopkins School for Advanced
Caucasus and Central Asia Program of UC Berkeley
Asia and Uralic Resource Center at Indiana University
of Utah - Resource Page for Armenia, Chechnya and Central Asia
of Councils for Jews in the Former Soviet Union - Articles and Resource
Page on the Central Asian Republics
EurasiaNet provides information and
analysis about political, economic, environmental and social developments
in the countries of Central Asia and the Caucasus, as well as in
Russia, the Middle East, and Southwest Asia. The web site also offers
additional features, including newsmaker interviews, book reviews
and a discussion forum.
Times of Central Asia
Daily Georgian Times
online news magazine in English, Georgian, and Russian.
Asian and Caucasian News Weekly
(in English and Russian)
Central Asian Report
Caspian Crossroads Magazine is produced by US-Azerbaijan Council,
a non-profit, non-partisan organisation, which serves to foster
greater interest and knowledge of the Caucasus and Central Asia
Department of State Regional Topics: Caucasus and Central Asia
Institute for War and Peace Reporting: Central Asia Program
Institute for War and Peace Reporting: Caucasus Program
Central Asia Newspapers and News Sources
The Central Asian NGO Network is part of the
NGO Support Initiative for Central Asia, a project made possible
through the support of USAID and managed by Counterpart International
The Central Asia Institute promotes literacy, women's vocational
skills, and awareness of public health and environmental issues
through community initiated education programs in mountain regions
of Central Asia.
Open Society Institute
Research and Exchange Board (IREX)
Regional Environmental Center for the Caucasus
The Silkroad Foundation is a non-profit organization,
established in 1996, to promote the study and preservation of cultures
and art on Inner Asia and the Silk Road.
Information pages on Europe/Central Asia.
International; Commonwealth of Independent States
Environmental NGO Network
Relations and Security Network
to Caucasus countries, research on the Caucasus, institutes and
for Social Action and Renewal in Eurasia (ISAR)
of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation (BSEC)
for Strategic International Studies - Russia and Eurasia Program
Geneva-based, private, non-profit organization, active in the Caucasus,
Central Asia, the Balkans and in Switzerland. CIMERA focuses on
media development and raising the professional qualifications of
(Comité de liaison pour la solidarité avec l'europe
In French. Includes information on Central
Asia and the Caucasus.
Asia Tourism Corporation
In English and Russian.
Caucasus Trek Information
The mission of this journal is to bring powerful,
engaging literary tales of life in former Soviet Central Asia to
the attention of a world-wide reading public.
Republics and Communitites
An extensive list of links to resources on Turkic communities in
WWW Virtual Libarary
Asia Internet Tools
Asia Web Directory - Google
history of Central Asia.
to information and resources on Central Asia.
Resource and Directory covering the Newly Independent States.