International economics expert to discuss lessons from the emerging world on spurring growth, in lecture at CIGI
Friday, December 6, 2013
Peter Blair Henry, Dean of the Leonard N. Stern School of Business at New York University, will discuss whether advanced economies can learn lessons from the emerging world on how to spur economic growth at the next Signature Lecture at The Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI).
Monday, December 2, 2013
CIGI is pleased to announce the appointment of award-winning Canadian writer and journalist John Ibbitson as a Senior Fellow, effective January 2014.
Friday, November 29, 2013
The Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) is beginning a search for research fellows and a permanent director for its new International Law Research Program.
Wednesday, November 27, 2013
High school students from Waterloo Region are participating in a day of time-travel simulations, art exhibits and historical film analyses at this year’s Global Youth Forum on global peace and security, presented by The Centre for International Governance Innovation and the Balsillie School of International Affairs.
Friday, November 15, 2013
CIGI is pleased to announce the recent appointment of Internet governance and cyber security expert Melissa Hathaway as Distinguished Fellow.
Monday, November 11, 2013
John F. Kennedy was not a jingoistic Cold War leader, but a cautious decision maker who avoided war on at least six occasions. Current world leaders should heed lessons from his “black swan” approach to foreign policy, says a new policy brief issued by CIGI.
CIGI lecture on JFK and Soviet relations to feature experts Sergei Khrushchev, James Blight and janet Lang
Tuesday, November 5, 2013
Sergei Khrushchev, son of former Soviet premier Nikita Khrushchev, will be in conversation with James Blight and janet Lang of the Balsillie School of International Affairs, at the next CIGI Signature Lecture.
EU involvement necessary to move transitional justice forward in Bosnia-Herzegovina, says CIGI policy brief
Thursday, October 31, 2013
Involvement of the European Union and focus on non-judicial aspects of justice will strengthen post-war peace efforts in Bosnia-Herzegovina, according to a new policy brief issued by CIGI.
Arctic governance, the rise of China and R2P among global topics addressed by new CIGI Junior Fellows Policy Briefs
Tuesday, October 29, 2013
Twenty graduate students at the Balsillie School of International Affairs have published seven new policy briefs on global governance issues, as part of The Centre for International Governance Innovation’s Junior Fellows Program.
CIGI appoints political economist and financial regulatory expert David Kempthorne as Research Fellow
Monday, October 28, 2013
CIGI is pleased to announce the recent appointment of political economist and financial regulatory expert David Kempthorne as a CIGI Research Fellow.
John Ravenhill, new director of the Balsillie School, to give CIGI lecture on global governance in crisis
Monday, October 28, 2013
John Ravenhill, Director of the Balsillie School of International Affairs (BSIA), will discuss global governance and whether it is in crisis, at the next Signature Lecture at CIGI.
Tuesday, October 22, 2013
Mike Hulme, professor of climate change and culture at King’s College London, will address public perceptions of climate change at the next Signature Lecture at CIGI. “The Public Life of Climate Change: The First 25 Years,” will take place from 7–9 p.m. on Thursday, October 24.