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6 June 2017 LUCIR Opening Lecture

On Tuesday, 6 June 2017, 15:30-17:00, the Inaugural Lecture of the new Leiden University Centre for International Relations (LUCIR) will be held in the FSW’s Pieter de la Court building (room 1.A20). Prof. Erik Voeten (Georgetown University, USA) will speak on

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Lecture ‘The Post-Western World and the Rise of the Parallel Order’

Speaker: Prof. Oliver Stuenkel (Getúlio Vargas Foundation, São Paulo) Date and time: 27 March 2017 @ 11:00-12:30 Venue: Room SB11, Pieter de la Courtgebouw (FSW) In his provocative new book, Oliver Stuenkel argues that our understanding of global order and

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Sackler Lecture Thomas Hammarberg

Thomas Hammarberg, former Commissioner for Human Rights of the Council of Europe, will deliver the sixth Raymond and Beverly Sackler Distinguished Lecture on Human Rights, entitled ‘The emergence of “illiberal democracies” and the protection of human rights in Europe.’ The

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Cleveringa lecture Joanne Liu

Canadian pediatrician Dr. Joanne Liu, international president of Médecins Sans Frontières and 2016 Cleveringa Professor at Leiden University, will address the global refugee crisis in her lecture ‘Whose Lives Matter’ on 25 November.

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From Disorder to Order

The research group ‘From Disorder to Order: Counter-Societies and the Resources of Legitimacy’ led by Prof.dr. Isabelle Duyvesteyn (History) will hold its inaugural conference on 20-21 October 2016.

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