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20 août 2018

Kofi Annan: we will miss a great leader and humanist

It is with immense sadness that we learned of the passing away of Kofi Annan, former Secretary General of the United Nations, on Saturday 18 August after a short illness.  The loss of a man who has worked...

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16 août 2018

Le nationalisme des régions riches : un enfant de l’Etat providence...

L’analyse d’Emmanuel Dalle Mulle, chercheur à l’Institut. Au début des années quatre-vingt, dans un volume publié peu après sa disparition, le grand sociologue et historien Stein Rokkan affirmait que « le...

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14 août 2018

La nouvelle loi israélienne est contraire au droit international

Le professeur de droit international Marcelo Kohen estime que la loi controversée définissant Israël comme «Etat-nation du peuple juif» porte atteinte aux droits des minorités. Les remous créés par l’adoption...

31 juillet 2018

The Return of Racism

“What is history and where does it take place?” ponders Sebastian Haffner in his unfinished work Defying Hitler, written in 1939 and published posthumously. “History teaches us, but it has no pupils” had...

16 juillet 2018

Découvrir le système de gouvernance internationale grâce à un...

Du 18 au 29 juin, l’Institut a accueilli 19 étudiants originaires de 13 pays pour le Programme d’été sur les affaires internationales. L’objectif de ce programme est de permettre à des étudiants en cours...

11 juillet 2018

We need to talk about sexual violence against men

Sexual violence against men is widespread, especially in conflict and post-conflict zones, yet efforts to understand its causes and develop strategies to reduce it have been hampered by a dearth of theoretical...

26 juin 2018

Institute students win first prize at 2018 ELSA Moot Court

A Graduate Institute team has won first prize at the 2018 ELSA Moot Court Competition on WTO Law, held in Geneva from 19 to 23 June. Argyrios Papaefthymiou (Master in International Economics), Ioana-Virginia...

25 juin 2018

Liam Fox: If we are to live in security, the world needs open...

On 21 June, UK Secretary of State for International Trade Liam Fox highlighted the critical importance of free trade at an event organised by the Institute’s Centre for Trade and Economic Integration (CTEI)....

22 juin 2018

Summits: the end of an era?

Cédric Dupont, Professor, International Relations/Political Science & Director of Executive Education The impact of the spectacular last-minute withdrawal of President Trump’s support to the carefully...

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21 juin 2018

What impact are partnerships having in collective action?

Institute students Alejandra Castillo, Si Yuan Yeo and Marie Maasbol are working with the Humanitarian Quality Assurance Initiative (HQAI) to investigate the effectiveness of partnerships within collective...