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January 12, 2010

International Affairs and Multilateral Governance, 06/07-25/2010, Switzerland

Deadline: April 1, 2010

Summer Programme on International Affairs and Multilateral Governance 2010


The Summer Programme on International Affairs and Multilateral Governance provides participants with a unique opportunity to learn and think about major current issues in world politics and the resulting challenges for multilateral governance. The programme makes participants experience the world of multilateralism through direct interaction with diplomats, negotiators and activists and through visits to some of the prominent international organizations located in Geneva.

Students at MA level or senior undergraduate level with an interest in international affairs
Young professionals keen to improve their knowledge on current major issues in multilateralism, governance and international affairs

This is a 3-week course from June 7 to June 25, 2010. Participants may enroll for the whole programme or for one or two weeks only.

The summer programme explores key issues in international affairs with a substantive focus on the three following concentrations:
Global Public Goods: Health and Environment (week 1)
Security, Human Rights and Humanitarian Actions (week 2)
Global Migration, Cooperation and Development (week 3)

Participation in at least two weeks of the programme may be accepted for credit at other universities (6-9 ECTS credits; or the U.S. equivalent credits). All participants receive a course certificate.

Tuition costs for attending the full 3 weeks is CHF 3800 (approximately US$ 3500 and EUR 2500). Participation on a weekly basis costs CHF 1500 (approximately US$ 1400 and EUR 1000) per week. Tuition costs do not include travel costs to Geneva, nor accommodation or other living expenses in Geneva.

Applications include:
application form
2 references

April 1, 2010

Bénédicte Gilbert
Summer Programme on International Affairs
Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies
CP 136, 1211 Geneva 21, Switzerland

Tel +41 22 908 59 60
Fax +41 22 908 57 10

Email: summeraffairs@graduateinstitute.ch

Visit the website at http://graduateinstitute.ch/summer

Posted by uunguyen at January 12, 2010 02:50 PM