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.

  • 10/13/2016 - 17:00 18:30
    PSIA presents a lecture on Emerging Powers and Africa by Christopher Alden, Professor in International Relations, London School of Economics.
  • 10/12/2016 - 17:00 18:30
    PSIA presents a lecture by Kevin Rudd, Former Prime Minister of Australia, who will presents the IPI's report: "Pulling together: The Multilateral System and Its Future".

  • 10/05/2016 - 17:30 19:00
    A discussion with Mark Lowenthal, Former Assistant Director of the CIA.
  • PSIA Adjunct Faculty Bruno Stagno-Ugarte, Deputy Executive Director for Advocacy at Human Rights Watch, has recently published an article in Foreign Affairs on the creation of an Early-Warning System for the UN.

  • 10/04/2016 - 08:00 10:00
    A lecture given by General Stéphane Abrial, Senior Executive Vice President of Safran Group and former head of the Allied Command Transformation of NATO. 
  • Romain Slitine, PSIA Faculty, was interviewed on France Inter by Patrick Cohen on September 29, 2016, for his book Le coup d’Etat citoyen (La découverte, 2016). 

  • 09/28/2016 - 17:30 19:00
    PSIA is pleased to announce the 2016 Inaugural Lesson with H.E. Jean-Marc Ayrault, French Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Development.
  • Watch the video of the inaugural lesson given by French Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Development, H.E. Jean-Marc Ayrault, and read his speech (in French).

  • 09/21/2016 - 19:15 20:45
    An exceptional discussion with Gonzalo Restrepo Lopez, member of Colombia Government’s Negotiating Team for the Peace Process.
  • 09/21/2016 - 17:30 19:00
    A lecture given by Arif Jamal, independant Pakistani journalist