University of Basel and ICRC to Sign Cooperation Agreement

The University of Basel is going to work together with the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC). On Thursday, May 8, 2014, at 11am, an extensive cooperation agreement will be signed at the Institute for European Global Studies.

Colloquium on Voluntary Work and Ethical Citizenship

On April 23, 2014, at 12.30pm, Prof. Andrea Muehlebach spoke about "Voluntary work and the emergence of ethical citizenship: A case study on elderly care in Northern Italy".

Master of Advanced Studies in "European and Global Governance"

The Institute for European Global Studies offers a new Master Program of Advanced Studies in European and Global Governance. The interdisciplinary and practice-oriented program begins in autumn 2014 and can also be completed part-time. Prospective candidates can apply until June 30, 2014.

Colloquium on Aging and Social (In)Security in India

On April 16, 2014, Prof. Willemijn de Jong spoke on “’Global Aging: Aging and social (in)security in Kerala, India”. The talk is part of the Colloquium Series “Global Aging”.

Jessica DeCou and "A Fantastic Affair"

"´A Fantastic Affair´: Karl Barth in America, 1962" is the title of a research project by Jessica DeCou. The scholar is one of several Visiting Fellows researching at the Institute for European Global Studies in this year.

Visiting Fellows foster global Research

The Institute for European Global Studies welcomes nine Visiting Fellows from six countries and different academic disciplines. Their research projects range from social struggles in Sub-Saharan-Africa to civilian internment camps in Shanghai.

Neues Buch über die Geschichte des Kaffeehandels

„Biografien und Netzwerke im Kaffeehandel zwischen Deutschland und Zentralamerika 1920 – 1959“ ist ein neu erschienenes Buch von Dr. Christiane Berth. Darin widmet sich die Autorin der Analyse von Biografien und Handelsnetzwerken deutscher Kaffee-Akteure in Zentralamerika.

Working Lunch with Visiting Fellows

On Tuesday, March 15, 2014, at 12.15 pm, the Institute for European Global Studies invited to a Working Lunch with Visiting Fellows. This time, the scientific input was provided by Rainer Buschmann, Professor of History.

Neue Ausgabe des Newsletters

Eine neue Ausgabe des Newsletters ist erschienen. Der Newsletter berichtet über die neuesten Entwicklungen am Europainstitut und blickt auf die Entwicklung Europas aus einer globalen Perspektive.