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End of the GPSS Cambodia 2018

After nine days full of new insights and experiences, the Global Politics Spring School (GPSS) Cambodia 2018 has come to an end. Now that we take a look back at the exciting time in Phnom Penh, we would like to thank once again our partners, lecturers and participants!

News from Mar 28, 2018


Public Lecture at KAS

On March 21, Prof. Segbers, the director of the Center for Global Politics (CGP), held a public lecture on the topic of "Europe in Transition: A Pillar of the Liberal World Order or Object of Populist Seduction?" at the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.   

News from Mar 22, 2018


Start of the GPSS

The Global Politics Seasonal Schools are short-term intensive certificate programs for advanced students with a talent for research and a global mindset. Organized by Freie Universität Berlin and a renowned partner university abroad, each school brings together highly qualified students to discuss ...

News from Mar 19, 2018


Call for Applications: GPSS Cambodia 2018

Apply now for the Spring School in Phnom Penh with the guiding topic of “The Rise of Populism: A Threat to the Global System?”. 

News from Jan 16, 2018


DAAD Application 2018 successful

The CGP has decided to continue our cooperation with the Ukrainian Catholic University and apply for funding at DAAD.

News from Dec 15, 2017


Global Populism: Is it Unstoppable? – Experiences from Asia and Europe

Global Politics Fall School 2017 in Vietnam tackles current challenges in the European Union and ASEAN and takes a glance towards their future

News from Nov 20, 2017


2nd SEA Workshop 2017

This fall school is jointly offered by the University of Social Sciences and Humanities (USSH) of Vietnam National University (VNU), Royal University of Phnom Penh (RUPP), Paññāsāstra University of Cambodia (PUC), and the Center for Global Politics (CGP) at Freie Universität Berlin (FUB) ...

News from Oct 31, 2017


GPSS Vietnam 2017

This fall school is jointly offered by the University of Social Sciences and Humanities (USSH) of Vietnam National University (VNU), Royal University of Phnom Penh (RUPP), Paññāsāstra University of Cambodia (PUC), and the Center for Global Politics (CGP) at Freie Universität Berlin (FUB) ...

News from Oct 30, 2017


Global Politics Summer School China 2017

The Module on Corporate Social Responsibility of the CGP Summer School 2017 in China has received attention from the Business Journal “Ticker” of the German Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai.  

News from Oct 17, 2017


Global Politics Fall School Jordan 2017

While GPSS Jordan 2017 is in full swing, Friedrich Ebert Foundation Jordan & Iraq invited this year’s participants from Jordan, Palestine, Iraq, Saudi-Arabia, Sudan, Italy and Germany to join them for a talk.

News from Oct 06, 2017


Global Politics Fall School Jordan 2017

As the 6th GPSS Jordan started off on Sept. 29 with the Introductory Module on “New Approaches to Global Politics” taught by Prof. Segbers and a Welcome Dinner at Mijana, the second day came to end after an inspiring panel discussion on “The role of Global Cities in times of Global ...

News from Oct 01, 2017


Global Politics Fall School Jordan taking off for the 6th time

CGP is happy to be back to Amman with their 6th joint Global Politics Fall School Jordan.  

News from Sep 30, 2017


From Berlin to Shanghai: Panel Discussion “The Rise of Populism: Effects on China and Europe”

As a continuation of his travels in Asia and as part of the Global Politics Summer School China 2017 Prof. Segbers was one of the experts contributing to the panel discussion on the topic of “The Rise of Populism: Effects on China and Europe”. The discussion was kindly co-organized and ...

News from Sep 08, 2017


From Berlin to Shanghai: Prof. Segbers on “Populism and Global Politics: A troubled relationship?” at the German Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai

Upon an invitation by the German Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai, Prof. Segbers gave a talk on the increasingly difficult relationship between Global Politics and Populism. 

News from Sep 08, 2017


The first week of this year's Global Politics Summer School China

News from Aug 28, 2017


Global Politics Summer School China taking off for the 13th time

CGP is happy to be back to SIRPA/ Fudan University with their 13th joint Global Politics Summer School China. After not being able to carry out the school last year, CGP and SIRPA joined efforts to make the school as much of a success as in previous years.

News from Aug 22, 2017


First Impressions from Tehran

From July 1st to July 12, the Center for Global Politics at Freie Universität Berlin and the Center for Graduate International Studies at Tehran University are hosting the Global Politics Summer School Iran for the first time together. This program offers 26 participants from Iran, Germany and ...

News from Jul 06, 2017


Seasonal School returns to Iran

Last weekend, starting July 1st, the Center for Global Politics' (CGP) Seasonal School has returned to Iran for the first time since 2013. After a four-year hiatus, this year's program brings together 26 participants in Tehran.

News from Jul 03, 2017


Global Politics Workshop in Ukraine tackles current challenges and perspectives

In this year’s Global Politics Workshop in Ukraine, 17 young researchers from across the globe gathered to discuss current trends and developments in International Relations. Among the highlights: A meeting with Lviv’s mayor, Andriy Sadovyi, a panel discussion on the future of the Ukraine and a ...

News from May 05, 2017


GPSS Alumna successfully defended Phd thesis at University of Jordan

Global Politics Seasonal School alumna Yasmeen Arslan successfully defended her PhD thesis in Philosophy at the University of Jordan. 

News from Apr 10, 2017