On 10-14 July 2011, the Heinrich Boell Foundation (HBF) organized a summer school in Bakuriani. The summer school, organized within the framework of the HBF Regional Fellowship Programme, brought together fellows and alumni of the Programme from Georgia, Armenia and Azerbaijan. In all, 11 young scientists and researchers from various academic fields ranging from political science to European studies and history participated in the Bakuriani summer school.
A 4-day program of the summer school was designed to give the future scholars an opportunity to enhance practical skills necessary to successfully complete their individual researches. Professors and experts from various Georgian and European universities provided advice and feedback to the young scholars on their respective works. The program of the summer school included presentations made by the scholars, as well as individual consultations and panel discussions.