Events Calendar

Events

02 May 2017
  • EPS
  • EW
| seminar
This seminar with Moshik Temkin, Associate Professor of History and Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School, is organised by the Amsterdam Centre for Political Thought. It addresses the history of the rise, over the course of the twentieth century but especially in the Cold War period, of interconnected law,... read more
04 May 2017
  • EW
| invitation-only workshop
A conversation between researchers and practitioners
This workshop brings together researchers and practitioners working at the intersection of mobility and humanitarianism to discuss critical issues that arise for humanitarian practice in an increasingly mobile world.   It is increasingly recognised by scholars and practitioners alike that mobility raises... read more
09 May 2017
  • ELG
  • EPS
  • EW
| public lecture
Lecture by Joost Lagendijk
How do we interpret the result of the recent referendum in Turkey? Joost Lagendijk, former politician for political party GroenLinks in the European Parliament and Turkey expert, will zoom in on recent political trends towards Turkish authoritarianism.  Credit image: Prometheus uitgeverij   The result... read more
09 May 2017
  • ELG
  • EPS
If we take a pan-European perspective to identify current challenges across Europe, how have these challenges come about, and what are the possible scenarios and conditions for the future of European integration? Credit image:  theodysseyonline.com The politicization of European integration has resulted... read more
10 May 2017
  • EPS
| lecture
A model for explaining Eurosceptic right and Eurosceptic left party support
Why do some disaffected voters opt for the Eurosceptic right while others for the Eurosceptic left? This will be the question that two renowned Greek political scientists, Daphne Halikiopoulou and Sofia Vasilopoulou, will tackle during this event. Existing theories attribute voting for such parties to... read more
11 May 2017
  • EPS
  • EW
| public lecture
Gender and intersectionality in the Europeans Union’s external relations
In this lecture professor Anna van der Vleuten of the Radbout University Nijmegen will address the role of the EU in 'exporting' feminist values such as gender equality and women empowerment. Is the Union doing enough?  Credit image: lgl.lt The European Union claims to be a world leader in gender equality... read more
11 May 2017
  • EW
| workshop
Gender and intersectionality in the European Union’s external relations
What do we know about the transformative potential of gender policy in EU external relations? This cross-university workshop draws together a international group of feminist scholars to interrogate this question.  Credit image: lgl.lt   Following its introduction at the 4th World Conference on Women in... read more
12 May 2017
  • EC
  • EIC
  • EW
| workshop
Bringing together a diverse group of speakers, this workshop critically examines the extent to which political-legal concepts of territory depend upon an assumption of a stable and dry land. How are these complicated by indeterminate and changing environments? Such environments include oceans, sea-ice,... read more
22 May 2017
  • EIC
| international conference
Possibilities and challenges
In May, the Amsterdam School for Transnational, Regional and European Studies of the University of Amsterdam will host an international conference jointly organized by ARTES, ISPA’s RC50, ACCESS EUROPE and MIME. Credit image: berlin.eunic-online.eu This conference will provide an opportunity to... read more
22 May 2017
  • EC
  • ELG
| round table discussion
The Political Constraints of Legal Integration in the European Union
In this round table discussion, Dorte Sindbjerg Martinsen's will present her book An Ever More Powerful Court? The Political Constraints of Legal Integration in the European Union.  The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) has become famed - and often shamed - for its political power. In... read more