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Unite Cyprus Now: ‘Cypriots should take the future in our hands’

Unite Cyprus Now: ‘Cypriots should take the future in our hands’

The movement Unite Cyprus Now has given an open call to Cypriots who do not want to see the current negotiation process collapsing, to get together tonight, at 19:00, at Ledra Street/Lokmaci Buffer zone in order to shout out the desire for a United Cyprus. In the face of a perceived collapse in negotiations for the

A New Approach to Security is Needed in Cyprus

Cartoon first published in POLITICO Europe, Belgium, January 12, 2017 | By Rytis Daukantas   By Alpbuğra Bahadır Gültekin*   Chances of settlement in Cyprus increasing Parties and guarantors (Turkey, Greece and United Kingdom) met in Geneva on January 12th to discuss the most critical chapters of security and guarantees for the first time. Parties

The Cypriot Puzzle Pop Up #cyprob

  Now that Anastasiades and Akıncı are in Geneva to discuss our future we are launching the Cypriot Puzzle Pop Up from  10 – 15 January. Join us to discuss the Cyprus Talks and the Conference of Cyprus, analyse infographics on what has been agreed and follow news and developments together over drinks. Find us at

What You Need to Know on Law-Making in Federal Cyprus

What will the legislative branch of federal Cyprus look like? How will the law-making body take shape in case of a solution? What will the distribution of seats look like in a federal Parliament? We all still have many questions on the negotiations. The leaders and negotiators have already answered some of these questions through

Cyprus Chamber Orchestra Presents

The Cyprus Chamber Orchestra (CCO), following its recent establishment is having its first concert, taking place at Pallas Theatre in Nicosia on the 29th of December, at 19:30. Cyprus Chamber Orchestra is a non-profit organization bringing together around 20 Turkish and Greek Cypriot musicians to produce music of the highest level and perform around the island

How could a future President of a federal Cyprus be elected?

Negotiations between the Greek Cypriot and the Turkish Cypriot side have progressed to a great extent on the four chapters of Governance and Power Sharing, EU Affairs, Economy and Property. It is admitted by both sides that the chapter of Governance and Power Sharing is almost closed. One of the final areas of disagreement remains

People of Cyprus: The Report

Introducing the idea We often talk about the 2 communities of Cyprus. Each of these 2 communities receives an education heavily oriented towards the so called “mother country”, often neglecting our common history  on this island. But in this way, not only is the history and background of the other community not taught, we also

People of Cyprus: The Videos

  People of Cyprus Part 1: An Overview In the first video, the Cypriot Puzzle examines the population development on the island. When did the first inhabitants of the island arrive? Who has passed from the island and what were the significant historical developments that influenced it? How did the population shape after the independence

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