Upcoming Events

22 August - 2 September 2016:

8th Euro-Asia Summer School in Japan and Leuven

26 August 2016:

Prof. Jan Wouters speaks on the G20, the UN and the EU at the conference “Making Global Governance More Effective: G20 and the UN”, Shanghai

29 August 2016:

Professor Jan Wouters speaks on EU space policy at the 25th ECSL Summer Course on Space Law and Policy, Warsaw

1 September 2016:

International Seminar on ‘The New Global Strategy of the European Union’, Leuven

2-3 September 2016:

FRAME ‘EU and Human Rights’ Panels at the 2016 AHRI Research Conference, Utrecht

12 September 2016:

Public Defence of the PhD Thesis of Dylan Geraets, Leuven

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14 September 2016:

Professor Jan Wouters speaks at the Book Presentation 'Judicial Decisions on the Law of International Organizations', The Hague

26 September 2016:

Policy seminar organised by the United Nations Association Flanders – Belgium,GGS, Pax Christi Flanders and the Flemish Peace Institute on ‘The Future of UN Peace Operations in a Changing World’ in the Flemish Parliament, Brussels

29 - 30 September 2016:

Second workshop organised by GGS, the Lauder School of Governance, Diplomacy and Strategy, IDC (Herzliya), and Konrad Adenauer Stiftung on “The Rule of Law in Areas of Limited Statehood: Internal and International Dilemmas”, Leuven

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17 October 2016:

Public Defence of the Doctoral Thesis of Kenneth Chan, Leuven

20-21 October 2016:

International Conference on Business and Human Rights, Seville

27 October 2016:

Axel Marx and Arjun Sharma give an ISEAL Alliance Webinar on Voluntary sustainability standards and effectiveness: Mapping the field and Issues. The webinar, from 2 to 3pm, is open to everybody.
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KU Leuven Centre of Excellence

In June 2010, the Centre was recognized as KU Leuven Centre of Excellence. Since then, it has launched a 7-year research programme on ‘Global Governance and Democratic Government’ (2010-2017), which aims at the construction of a new paradigm for democratic global governance.

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The Leuven Global Governance series, published by Edward Elgar Publishing, comprises high-quality monographs and edited volumes dedicated to innovative research on global governance.