SOAS University of London

Centre for International Studies and Diplomacy

Global Studies Day 2019

THIS EVENT IS ARCHIVED
Kevin Rosier (CISD); Jonas Mikkelsen (CISD); Kevin Miletic (CISD); plus more

Date: 24 May 2019Time: 10:00 AM

Finishes: 24 May 2019Time: 4:00 PM

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings Room: 4426

Type of Event: Conference

Global Studies Day 2019 is an opportunity for current PhD and former MA students to showcase their research. Please see the agenda below for more details.

Session 1 |10:00 – 11:40

10:00 – 10:10: Welcome and Introductions by Dr Avinash Paliwal

10:10 – 10:30: Kevin Rosier, Global Diplomacy of Debt: A Trust-Based Approach to Preventing and Resolving Debt Crises

10:30 – 10:50: Jonas Mikkelsen, The Role of the Executive Head in IOs - a Closer Look at Agency

10:50 – 11:10: Kevin Miletic, Disarming and creating: the DDR example

11:10 – 11:40: Audience Q&A

 

Tea | 11:40 – 12:00

 

Session 2 | 12:00 – 13:30

12:00 – 12:20: Angelique Umugwaneza, Africa-EU Relations: A Partnership of Equals?

12:20 – 12:40: Liza Micke, The Nullification of the 2017 Presidential Election in Kenya - Advancing the Rule of Law?

12:40 – 13:00: Isabella Steel, "Grey Zones of Law and War: Assessing the Applicability of the Principle of Distinction to Cyber-Warfare"

13:00 – 13:30: Audience Q&A

 

Lunch | 13:30 – 14:30

 

Session 3 | 14:30 – 16:00

14:30 – 14:50: MA Eloisa Romani, Changing Perceptions and Ideology: the Role of Epistemic Communities of Museum Professionals in Cultural Diplomacy

14:50 – 15:10: MA Linn Vardheim, Most Things Are North: Norweigian identity in foreign policy discourse and cooperation with Russia in the Artic

15:10 – 15:30: MA Florence Woodrow, Reassessing Success and Failure of Social Movements: the 2014 Hong Kong Umbrella Movement

15:30 – 15:50: Elizabeth Oriel, People Studying Their Local Land/Seascapes: Citizen Science, Multispecies Social Learning, and Ecological Democracy.

15:50 – 16:20: Audience Q&A

16:00: End

The event is free and open to attend.

Organiser: CISD

Contact email: cisd@soas.ac.uk