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26 March 2019

An Expert Look at Public-Private Partnerships in Education

Gita Steiner-Khamsi, Professor at the Graduate Institute and Director of the Network for International Policies and Cooperation in Education and Training (NORRAG), an associate programme of the Institute,...

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25 March 2019

The Graduate Institute and the University of Toronto Sign a Cooperative...

The Graduate Institute, Geneva is pleased to announce the signature of a cooperative agreement with the University of Toronto in Canada. Founded in 1825, the University of Toronto is one of the leading...

25 March 2019

Graduate Institute and IUCN Sign Memorandum of Understanding

The Graduate Institute and the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), represented by their directors, Philippe Burrin and Inger Andersen, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on 22...

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21 March 2019

Clean Water for All

Every 22 March, the world observes World Water Day, an event created to “focus attention on the importance of freshwater and advocate for the sustainable management of freshwater resources”. This year’s...

21 March 2019

The Geneva Conventions 70 Years On

On 13 March 2019, Peter Maurer, President of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), launched the 70th anniversary of the Geneva Conventions programme at the Graduate Institute. During his...

15 March 2019

Celebrating International Women’s Day at the Graduate Institute

From left to right: Elhadj As Sy, Inger Andersen, Caitlin Kraft-Buchman, Michael Gaffey and Arancha Gonzalez.  International Women’s Day 2019 was marked by two events at the Graduate Institute. The first,...

14 March 2019

Students Win Second Place in Global ITC Video Competition on...

From left, Graduate Institute students, Boroka Godley and Dhwani Nagpal, accept their second place award on behalf of their team from Ambassador Mikael Anzén, Permanent Representative of Sweden to the...

08 March 2019

Institute Students Qualify for Moot Court Finals

Standing behind the seated panel, starting from the middle right and moving right: Alex Wong, Panagiotis Kyriakou, Ana Sofia Coelho Correia, Antigoni Matthaiou, Ting Han and Boris Ohanyan. A team of Graduate...

06 March 2019

Does the Graduate Institute Need a Gender and Diversity Commission?

Bureaux de l’égalité, Gleichstellungsstellen, Equal Opportunity Offices and other “women’s machineries” (to use UN lingo) have become a staple of university life. With the launching of the Gender and Diversity...

06 March 2019

Three Professors to Win Prestigious Prizes from the ISA

Professors Anna Leander, Elisabeth Prügl and Liliana Andonova (pictured, from left to right) from the International Relations/Political Science Department will be awarded prizes for their work at the upcoming...