Previous events and news

Through series of lectures by highly distinguished guests on pressing global issues, PSIA offers a vibrant platform for public debate in international affairs. As an extension of this platform for public debate, commentaries by faculty, alumni and students of the Paris School of International Affairs are often solicited by the international media. Additionally, PSIA has embarked upon a partnership with France 24, a leading international news network. Please find below examples of PSIA's participation in the global policy debate, from Paris and across continents.

  • 10/20/2017 - 14:45 16:45
    A seminar with Chris Alden and James Morrison, professors at the London School of Economics. 
  • 10/11/2017 - 17:00 19:00
    A lecture by Staffan de Mistura, United Nations Special Envoy for Syria 
  • Applications for 2018 entrance to PSIA's Master's programs are now being welcomed! Please refer to Sciences Po Admissions for further details on the process and to open an application. For more details on admissions to PSIA programs in particular, please see here

  • 10/09/2017 - 09:00 10:00
    An exceptional lecture by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees 
  • 10/04/2017 - 17:00 19:00
    A panel discussion chaired by Dr Eckart Woertz, Scientific Advisor to the Kuwait Chair at Sciences Po 
  • PSIA Faculty Sharon Weill, who has recently been appointed by the French Prime Minister as an expert member of the "Commission nationale consultative des droits de l’homme", was interviewed for an article in Foreign Policy on French counter-terrorism legislation. 

  • In 2016, 2/3 of incoming PSIA students received financial aid to support their studies, ranging from partial to full tuition fee waivers, as well as monthly grants for living expenses. As an example, read further here about 2017 Inlaks Scholar Neha Nair's profile in The Times of India.
  • PSIA student Ankitha Cheerakathil (Master in Human Rights and Humanitarian Action '18) recently wrote in The Hindu about her experience at PSIA and the important role of innovation and digital resources in accelerating her learning.

  • 09/20/2017 - 17:30 19:00
    A lecture by Klaus Regling, Managing Director of the European Stability Mechanism (ESM). 
  • PSIA Faculty Pr. Gregory Quenet, who teaches "A l'origine de la crise écologique: pour une histoire environnementale", speaks here for Le Monde on his comparative analysis of Trump and Macron and their presidential reactions to Hurricanes Irma and Harvey.