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21 novembre 2017

5 trends graduate students should know about the future of global development

The majority of students studying international relations and development studies are aiming to deploy their knowledge and skills in what has become the catch-all field of sustainable development: an industry comprised of everything from the United Nations and governments, to civil society organizations, to social enterprise and, increasingly, to the private and corporate sectors. Aspiring diplomats,...
21 novembre 2017

Student stories: empowering women and children in Bolivia

Each year, talented students from Bolivia come to study at the Graduate Institute thanks to scholarships from the Simón I. Patiño Foundation. In addition to pursuing a Master in Development Studies, Pamela...

17 novembre 2017

Annabelle Littoz-Monnet wins International Geneva Award 2017

Prof. Annabelle Littoz-Monnet has won this year's Swiss Network for International Studies (SNIS) International Geneva Award. Prof. Littoz-Monnet, who co-directs the Institute's Global Governance Centre,...

16 novembre 2017

Richard Baldwin: Robots will steal jobs, but not everyone’s

Robots are cheaper to employ than humans, don’t take holidays or maternity leave, and don’t go home at five o’clock, so should we all fear for our jobs? Not according to Professor of International Economics...

14 novembre 2017

Mahmoud Mohamedou: ISIS’s future will emerge from the Western...

The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, considered the most dangerous terrorist organisation in the world, has been in recent years the subject of intense scrutiny and multiple narratives. In a new book,...