News Archives

26 June 2017

Here to stay? Population displacement in historical context

By Jussi Hanhimäki, professor of international history. At the end of 2016 there were, according to the UNHCR, over 67 million "forcibly displaced" people in the world. Of these one third (or 22.5 million)...

26 June 2017

Jean-François Bayart : J’essaie de nuire à la bêtise identitaire

Entretien avec le professeur Jean-François Bayart, titulaire de la chaire Yves Oltramare Religion et politique dans le monde contemporain, suite à la parution de son livre « L’impasse nationale-libérale...

22 June 2017

La mixité : facteur de stabilité sociale ?

Un nouveau livre met en question le paradigme de la mixité comme facteur de stabilité sociale. « Complicity and Antagonism : Anthropological Views of Geneva » a été édité par Alessandro Monsutti, Françoise...

22 June 2017

What links migration to the environment?

Since 2009, Laura Thompson (Master in International Law, ’99), has served as Deputy Director General of the International Organization for Migration (IOM). On the occasion of World Environment Day 2017,...

22 June 2017

CERAH launches The Humanitarian Encyclopedia

On 13 June, the Geneva Centre for Education and Research in Humanitarian Action (CERAH), a joint centre of the Graduate Institute and University of Geneva, launched The Humanitarian Encyclopedia, a collaborative...

22 June 2017

Student success in WTO trade law contest

Graduate Institute students reached the Final Oral Round of the 15th ELSA Moot Court Competition on WTO Law (EMC2), which took place at Maison de la Paix and the World Trade Organization on 6-11 June....

21 June 2017

How do gender relations influence peacebuilding?

What role do gender relations play in the creation of sustainable peace?  On 7 June, the Graduate Institute’s Gender Centre brought academics from the University of Massachusetts, Radford University, University...

20 June 2017

Joseph Nye: the American Liberal Order isn’t dead

On 15 June, Joseph S. Nye, University Distinguished Service Professor and former dean of Harvard’s John F. Kennedy School of Government returned to the Graduate Institute, where he spent a year as a Visiting...

16 June 2017

17th Annual Conference on WTO Law

The Graduate Institute’s Centre for Trade and Economic Integration and Georgetown Law were pleased to co-host the 17th  Annual Conference on WTO Law.  A standing room only crowd of WTO diplomats, Secretariat...

15 June 2017

L’Institut développe son réseau au Japon

L’Institut a récemment signé un nouveau partenariat académique avec une deuxième université au Japon. Deux étudiants de master ou de doctorat de l’Institut pourront passer un semestre à l’Université Sophia...