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GPSS Jordan taking off for the 8th time

CGP  is happy to be back to Amman with their 8 th  joint Global Politics Seasonal School Jordan.

Jul 20, 2019

FUB OEI Student expelled from St. Petersburg State University

Statement by Prof. Dr. Klaus Segbers, Director of the Center for Global Politics and chair of the OEI Department of Political Science

Jun 17, 2019

Studierendengruppe European Humanities University

Am Montag, 17.06. besuchte eine Studiengruppe der European Humanities University aus Vilnius das CGP. 

Jun 17, 2019

Apply now for GPSS Jordan 2019

Join this year’s Global Politics Summer School in Amman, Jordan (August 18-29). Applications can be submitted online until July 04.

Jun 14, 2019

Vietnamese guest researcher welcomed at CGP

The Center for Global Politics (CGP) is pleased to welcome Ms Mai Mai, newly arrived guest researcher from our partner Vietnam National University Hanoi (VNU). Her stay presents an opportunity to exchange of ideas and best practices. Over the next four weeks, our guest will shadow Prof. Segbers and his team in seminars and lectures, pursue her own research and attend meetings in the day-to-day organization of CGP .

Jun 03, 2019

Impressions from Lviv: PhD Candidates and Postdocs at the 4th Global Politics Workshop Ukraine

For the fourth year in a row, the Global Politics Workshop Ukraine is bringing together young academics from the region and beyond to discuss global and regional developments with a focus on violent conflict and its resolution.

Apr 18, 2019

EES / IRO In-House Classes

Once again our students meet for five days of classes. From all over the world they travel to Berlin to meet instructors and peers.

Feb 21, 2019

CGP tours Ukrainian Universities

On behalf of the Center for Global Politics, Dominik Sonnleitner has toured university cities throughout Ukraine to present and discuss the upcoming Global Politics Workshop for postgrad, doctoral and post-doc students.

Feb 16, 2019

CGP lecturer Tommaso Durante publishes book chapter on the impact of pictures

Tommaso Durante, lecturer of the module  Changing Global Landscapes: Globalization Challenges  for the IRO master program published a contribution to the book  The Palgrave Handbook of Global Approaches to Peace  of Aigul Kulnazarova and Vesselin Popovski. 

Jan 08, 2019

CGP guest researcher publishes book chapter on Euromaidan

On the five-year anniversary of the Revolution of Dignity (aka Euromaidan) in Ukraine, Dr Kateryna Zarembo, guest researcher at the Center of Global Politics (CGP), has published a contribution to the book Civil Society in Post-Euromaidan Ukraine .

Dec 06, 2018

Graduation of IRO and EES

Congratulations on receiving the master degree from Freie Universität Berlin to our graduates! After two years of intensive study of International Relations Online and East European Studies , they can now proudly hold their diploma in their hands.

Nov 18, 2018

CGP Guest Researchers

The Center for Global Politics (CGP) is pleased to host four international guests whose research stays present an opportunity to exchange ideas, share best practices, deepen networks and sound out opportunities for future joint projects. Our guests gain valuable experience as they shadow Prof. Segbers and his team in seminars and lectures, as well as pursuing their own research and attending meetings in the day-to-day organization of CGP .

Nov 16, 2018

Meeting with the Polish Freedom Institute

On Friday, the 9 th  of November, the Center for Global Politics met with members of the Warsaw-based Polish Freedom Institute . The Institute is a think tank with a strong focus on the ideas of Liberalism and free markets.

Nov 13, 2018

Visit of Estonian Members of Parliament at the CGP

On Tuesday, the 6 th of November, the Center for Global Politics welcomed several Members of the Estonian Parliament. The guests were Mr Marko Mihkelson (Estonian Reform Party), Mart Nutt (Isamaa (conservative party)), Ms Barbi Pilvre (Social Democratic Party) and Mr Henn Põlluaas (Conservative People’s Party of Estonia).

Nov 09, 2018

Prof. Segbers participated in a seminar about populism at UFV Madrid

The 8th and 9th of October the seminar "Populism and the Future of European Integration", organized by the Center for the Study of Democracy at the Universidad Francisco de Vitoria in Madrid, took place. Prof. Segbers got invited and talked on the 9th of October about "Europe in Transition. Pillar of the Liberal World Order or Object of Populist Seduction?".

Oct 12, 2018

Prof. Segbers talks in Vilnius for the Open Lithuania Foundation and Goethe-Institute Lithuania

Yesterday, Prof. Segbers gave a talk for the Open Lithuania Foundation and Goethe-Institute Lithuania in Vilnius with the title "Today's challenges and the crisis in the European Union: how serious is this?”.

Oct 05, 2018

DAAD presents GPSS as a model for international summer schools

In its new online publication, the German Academic Exchange Service DAAD presents its work from 2008 to 2018, funding high-quality international summer schools both in Germany and abroad. Amongst the ten exemplary programs portrayed are our own Global Politics Seasonal Schools (GPSS). The DAAD brochure is available in German here , and we have recapped some highlights below in English.

Sep 23, 2018

GPSS Jordan 2018 comes to an end

While it is difficult to predict the future, there are distinct developments that already reveal what the world will look like in the upcoming years. Among others, China and the European Union are important actors on the global stage who claim their right to have a say in finding solutions for the most pressing issues of our times.

Sep 08, 2018

Global Politics Fall School Jordan taking off for the 7th time

This year’s school revolves all around the guiding theme “Migration in the Middle East and Europe: Challenges and Opportunities”. Once again, the  Center for Global Politics  invited renowned lecturers from Jordan and Germany to jointly discuss current hot topics, this year with a focus on Migration.

Aug 30, 2018

Prof. Segbers published article for FAZ

Prof. Dr. Klaus Segbers, Director of the Center for Global Politics , wrote an opinion piece for the leading German Newspaper Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung , published on the 31.07.2018. The article is about the role of a stable Germany for the EU and the indispensable role of the EU itself.

Aug 17, 2018