Our Expertise

Our programmes leverage our deep expertise on world affairs and our unparalleled network of international actors and influencers across all sectors. Our focus on global leadership lies at a unique intersection where markets, states and societies collide and compete, collaborate and innovate. These experts develop in our participants deep thematic knowledge and superior analytical thinking combined with a rich suite of practical and professional competencies relevant for achieving individual and organisational objectives.


Thematic Expertise

  • International Trade and Economic Integration
  • Business and Public Policy
  • Global Governance and the Multilateral Agenda
  • Advocacy in International Affairs
  • Development Policies and Practices
  • Conflict, Development and Peacebuilding
  • Non-state actors and civil society
  • Managing Strategic Development Projects
  • Environmental Policy, Governance and Planning
  • Global Health
  • International Development and Cooperation
  • Human Rights
  • Finance and Development
  • Gender and Development
  • Migration and Refugees
  • International Law and Dispute Settlement
  • Humanitarian Law
  • Regulatory Environment


Skills-Building and Competency Based Expertise

  • Negotiations analysis and techniques
  • Strategic thinking, scenarios and critical analysis for world affairs challenges
  • Stakeholder management
  • Measuring development programmes:  impact evaluations
  • Management and Finance for development
  • Policy analysis & research
  • Development policies and practices
  • Problem-solving in complex environments
  • Influencing and advocating with a global agenda context
  • Strategic management of development projects
  • Intercultural communication
  • Research methodology