News from May 08, 2014
The subjects of these panels include:
18:00 – 18:15: Welcome and introduction of the Center for Global Politics and its Alumni Network
18:15 – 19:00: Talk and discussion on the transatlantic free trade agreement (TAFTA/ TTIP) and its implications for economy and consumer protection in Europe and beyond (presented by doctoral candidates of the CGP and the Berlin Forum on Global Politics)
19:00 – 20:00: Phd. candidates and alumni will give individual research presentations and invite visitors to discuss current issues in Global Politics. Each presentation and discussion will last for 15 minutes and visitors are welcome to join any time during the talks.
Philani Mthembu: "The Rise of Emerging Powers as Sources of Development Cooperation: The Determinants of China and India's Development Cooperation Strategies in Africa"
Anastasia Vishnevskaya: “Transborder Migration between Central Asia and China: Impact on the Integration Prospects”
Miguel Verde: “The biopolitics of information and communications: Security, censorship and surveillance of a digital and global world".
Daniel Cardoso: “What does the relationship between Brazil and China tell us about current changes in global politics?”
20:00 – 21:00: Panel Discussion “Should the West Defend the Ukraine?” with Phd. candidates and Alumni of the Center for Global Politics. The panelists come from Russia, Estonia; Portugal and South Africa and will give short in-put statements presenting different perspectives on the current conflict and the role of Russia, the EU/USA and BRICS. Visitors are welcomed to engage in a lively discussion and to ask questions.
Please do join us and enjoy the opportunity to inquire in detail about what concerns and interests you the most about global politics. You find us in the Henry Ford Building, Garystraße 35-37, in Conference Room KII on the upper floor.