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A Week of In-House Classes Starts on October 9th 2017

Students of the master programs International Relations Online and East European Studies gather for one week in October in Berlin to attend interesting courses and network with their peers.

News from Sep 21, 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


Global Politics in a Global Classroom: Gamze Sari´s internship at the FUBiS Summer University

Freie Universität Berlin International Summer and Winter University (FUBiS) is an intensive academic program which offers international students a first insight into German culture and language. From 22 July – 19 August, Prof. Dr. Klaus Segbers, Director of the Center for Global Politics (CGP), ...

News from Aug 30, 2017


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

News from Aug 28, 2017


13th Global Politics Summer School China

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


Prof. Segbers at FUBiS Summer University

Freie Universität Berlin International Summer and Winter University (FUBiS) is an intensive academic program which offers international students a first insight into German culture and language. From 22 July – 19 August, Prof. Dr. Klaus Segbers, Director of the Center for Global Politics (CGP), ...

News from Aug 18, 2017


The 2017 GSGP Graduates: Wang Congyue

In this portrait series, we introduce our the 2017 graduates of our Graduate School of Global Politics. First, we congratulate Wang Congyue on successfully completing our 3-year PhD Program.

News from Aug 16, 2017


Prof. Segbers as Expert for Deutschlandfunk

Prof. Dr. Klaus Segbers, Director of the Center for Global Politics, was interviewed as expert by German radio station Deutschlandfunk.

News from Aug 11, 2017


Meet the New Scholars of the Global Mind Scholarship

In cooperation with the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS), the Center for Global Politics (CGP) offers the Global Minds Scholarship to global change-makers from core areas in future global politics.

News from Aug 11, 2017


Preparatory Course for IRO Master's Students

In October 2017, we welcome the 12th run of International Relations Online (IRO) students to the Center for Global Politics. In order to prepare them for two exciting years ahead, we provide them with a preparatory course on everything they need to know before coming to class for the first time.

News from Jul 26, 2017


Two-Day Intensive Seminar: Theory is Key

Last week, from 13 - 14 July, the Graduate School of Global Politics (GSGP) hosted a two-day intensive seminar for its 9thrun of PhD candidtes. Led by Dr. Siegfried Schieder, the seminar focused on current macro-theoretical debates in International Relations.

News from Jul 18, 2017


Time to Say Goodbye: Taking a Look Back at the GPSS Iran 2017

After ten days full of new insights and experiences, the Global Politics Summer School (GPSS) Iran 2017 has come to an end. Now that we take a look back at our time in Tehran, we would like to thank once again our partners, lecturers and participants! 

News from Jul 18, 2017


GSGP PhD Candidates Return to Berlin for Two-Day Intensive Seminar

Starting tomorrow, July 13, the PhD candidates of the 9th run of the Graduate School of Global Politics (GSGP) return to Freie Universität Berlin (FU Berlin) for a two-day intensive seminar.

News from Jul 12, 2017


Global Minds for Global Change

Political and social changes do not just occur - they require people with courage and commitment. The Center for Global Politics (CGP), in cooperation with the Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation, has established a Global Minds Scholarship to support young and dedicated change-makers in different regi­ons ...

News from Jul 10, 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 07, 2017


Prof. Dr. Segbers as expert at annual symposium hosted by FSVC and Carnegie Corporation of New York

On June 23-25, Prof. Dr. Klaus Segbers participated in the 18th annual symposium hosted by the Financial Services Volunteer Corps (FSVC) and the Carnegie Corporation of New York. Accepting the invitation to discuss current political, economic, security and environmental issues with more than over ...

News from Jul 04, 2017


CGP welcomes delegation from PR China

The Center for Global Politics (CGP) advocates a strong global dialogue. On June 27, we welcomed a delegation of distinguished guests from the Development Research Center (DRC) of the State Council of the People's Republic of China. We thank our guests for this important opportunity to discuss ...

News from Jul 04, 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


"Full of Energy" – FAZ on CGP board member Hildegard Müller

CGP board member Hildegard Müller is Chief Operating Officer (COO) Grid & Infrastructure of innogy SE, Germany’s leading energy company dedicated to a modern, decarbonised, decentralised and digital energy world. In its Sunday edition, the German Newspaper Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung ...

News from Jun 12, 2017