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  • Trial lecture: Hanneke Pot May 27, 2019 11:00 AM

    MSc Hanneke Pot at Institute of Health and Society will give a trial lecture on the given topic: "Discuss how brokers operate in the fields of power in global health".

  • hanneke-pot-200 Public Defence: Hanneke Pot May 27, 2019 1:15 PM

    MSc Hanneke Pot at Institute of Health and Society will be defending the thesis “Global norms and local brokers: an ethnography of an international NGO project to ‘reduce teenage pregnancies’ in rural Malawi” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

  • post-truth-event-photo-colorbox660x366 Who's afraid of Post-Truth? May 28, 2019 7:00 PM

    As fake news and alternative facts spread, many have concluded that truth is no longer held in respect. Today, it seems, anything goes. But is there cause for concern? If so, for what, exactly?

  • democracy_ted-eytan Larry Diamond: Is There a Crisis of Liberal Democracy? May 29, 2019 2:00 PM

    Professor Larry Diamond from Stanford University joins us for an open lecture on democratic recession and the current state of freedom in the world today.

  • asianet-660x400 ASIANET: The Asian Century June 6, 2019 12:00 AM

    The 21st Century is Asia’s Century. At the ASIANET 2019 conference, we analyse the rise of Asia along three axes: the economy and global power balance; the environment and resource politics; and social, political and ideological change.