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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


Happy Persian New Year!

These days Iran is celebrating Nowruz, the Persian New Year.

News from Mar 21, 2017


Seasonal Schools Alumni Reunion in Myanmar

On March 16, Prof. Segbers met with three former participants of the CGP’s Global Politics Seasonal Schools. 

News from Mar 16, 2017


Two times is a charm: Prof. Segbers' travels to China in March and August 2017

This year, Prof. Segbers has planned two visits to China. Before returning to Shanghai for the Global Politics Summer School in August, he now is at Fudan University to give a talk on populism as a global phenomenon

News from Mar 06, 2017


PhD workshop in Ukraine refunded

The Center for Global Politics is pleased to announce that it has once again received funding from the DAAD for a PhD workshop in Ukraine.

News from Dec 12, 2016


The Global Politics Fall School Cambodia started in Phnom Penh

This year’s Global Politics Fall School Cambodia successfully started with the theme “Regional Conflicts in Sea and the EU: Differences and Similarities – the Role of Politics, Societies and Media

News from Nov 08, 2016


GPSS Jordan participants visit Makani Center in Amman

Participants of this year's Global Politics Fall School in Amman were invited by UNICEF to visit one of its more than 200 Makani Centers in Jordan

News from Oct 08, 2016


Global Politics Seasonal School Jordan 2016

Global Politics Seasonal School Jordan 2016 successfully started

News from Oct 01, 2016


New Discussions with Cambodian Partner Universities

While in Cambodia GCP representative, Sandra Rector, has met with ongoing and future partner universities.

News from Jul 25, 2016


Böll Stiftung to Cooperate on GPSS Jordan School

The Center for Global Politics is happy to announce that the Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung will work with us to help fund and organize our 2016 Jordan Summer School.

News from Jul 21, 2016


Global Politics Workshop Ukraine 2016 successfully coming to an end

News from May 20, 2016


Global Politics Seasonal School May 12-20, 2016 in Lviv, Ukraine

CGP’s seasonal school in Ukraine aims to bring researchers together to discuss current developments in International Relations.

News from May 12, 2016


Ukraine Workshop 2016 Applications Now Open

The Center for Global Politics is now calling for applications for its Ukraine 2016 Workshop

News from Apr 21, 2016