Artem Remizov is an Erasmus Mundus PhD candidate at LUISS Guido Carli University (Italy) / the Université libre de Bruxelles (Belgium). He holds Masters in Political Science from Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv (2011), International Masters in Russian, Central and East European Studies from the University of Glasgow (UK), and MA in European Studies from the Jagiellonian University (PL) (both gained in 2014). His research interests lie in the area of comparative politics (democratisation studies), European integration, the EU’s and Russia’s policies towards the ‘shared neighbourhood’, and security studies. Also, Artem is a Visiting Fellow at the Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS), the Brussels-based think tank. He provides research support for CEPS "Europe in the World" programme, particularly, within "3DCFTAs" project that deals with the Association Agreements between the EU, Georgia, Moldova, and Ukraine. Artem is one of the authors of the recent CEPS study titled ''Assessing the European Neighbourhood Policy: Perspectives from the literature" (2017) that was commissioned by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands.