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Docteur Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has been elected on Tuesday, May 23rd 2017 as WHO Director General, thus becoming the first representative of the African continent elected to this position. It was also the first time that universal suffrage was required from the 193 Member States of the World Health Assembly in order to elect the Director General.
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On the 20th April 2017, over 80 students from across Europe united in Milan to participate, discuss and debate on the future of Europe. The three day conference, which took place in Palazzo Clerici at the ISPI foundation, debated on four main topics:
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Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy (LKYSPP) at the National University of Singapore and Sciences Po School of Public Affairs are launching a two-year double degree programme between their respective Master in Public Policy and Master in European Affairs.
Students will begin the dual programme at Sciences Po School of Public Affairs in Paris, continuing at LKYSPP in Singapore in their second year.
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The Policy Studio at UBC’s Liu Institute for Global Issues in cooperation with the Policy Lab at the Sciences Po School for Public Affairs recently hosted graduate students during a five day Resilient Cities Policy Challenge, benefitting from the support of the French Embassy in Canada’s Saint-Simon Initiative.
- Paul Laurent at Bocconi University in Milan
Paul Laurent is a student enrolled in a dual Master’s degree offered by the Sciences Po School of Public Affairs and Bocconi University. He is currently completing his year at Bocconi University in Milan. Interview.
You’re studying management at Bocconi University this year. Can you tell us about your courses and about the educational approach at Bocconi University more generally?
- Students at the 2015 Make It Work simulation in Paris ©Martin Argyroglo
The Experimental Programme in Political Arts, a one-year Master’s programme created in 2010 by French philosopher Bruno Latour, is positioned at the crossroads of the social sciences, politics, and the arts. Academic director Frédérique Aït-Touati explains the programme’s unique approach and the reasons behind it.
- Fanglu Sun ©Fudan University
As a part of RCE (Rencontres européennes de Sciences Po / Sciences Po European Meetings)
A conference by Fanglu Sun, Assistant Professor, School of International Relations & Public Affairs (SIRPA), Fudan University, China.
This project intends to address a key question regarding China’s participation in UN peacekeeping operations (UNPKO): how have China’s activities to provide security for the region interacted with its economic interests?
- The Munk School of Global Affairs at the University of Toronto
The Sciences Po School of Public Affairs and the Munk School of Global Affairs at the University of Toronto are launching a dual degree program between their respective Master in Public Policy (MPP) and Master of Global Affairs (MGA).
On November 29 and 30, 2016, the School of Public Affairs, HEC and FORCCAST organized the first “Richelieu 3.0” simulation at Sciences Po on the challenges of a French maritime strategy for 2030. Roughly fifty students participated in this intense negotiation experience.
The event launched on November 29 with a roundtable on biodiversity and sustainable development issues. Participants included Biodiversity Minister Barbara Pompili and Hédi Larbi, a former Tunisian minister and professor at Harvard.