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25 March 2019

Graduate Institute and IUCN Sign Memorandum of Understanding

The Graduate Institute and the International Union for the Conservancy of Nature (IUCN), represented by their directors, Philippe Burrin and Inger Anderson, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on 22 March 2019 to enhance and widen their cooperation in the areas of research, internship and career opportunities, joint outreach projects and executive education training programmes. The Memorandum...
The Munk School of Global Affairs at the Observatory
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...

Health Symbol - Water Scarcity in African Countries
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,...