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EPIIC 2020-21: China and the World

by tuftsigl
EPIIC 2020-21: China and the World Jun 03

Register for EPIIC 2020-21! Course registration opens on April 6. The rapid rise of China as a major political, economic, military and diplomatic power is one of the most significant developments in world affairs. As a global actor, China impacts every region, from Asia to North America, from Africa to Europe, from Latin America to the Middle East. Its influence is felt in every issue area from climate change to global health, from digital technology to the global economy, from cybersecurity to trade, as well as on global norms and institutions.

Apr 07

The United Nations and the Law Behind the “Stuff that Makes Headlines” by Caroline Armstrong Hall (F’20)

by cpinkerton

In my previous post describing the general work of the United Nations Office of Legal Affairs, I noted the vast range of functions and duties across its divisions and the overall efficiency of the Office’s operations.

Apr 07

An Introduction to the United Nations Office of Legal Affairs by Caroline Armstrong Hall (F’20)

by cpinkerton

“International law is not the same as international relations,” Miguel de Serpa Soares, Under-Secretary-General for Legal Affairs and United Nations Legal Counsel, told participants at the opening of the International Law Weekend organized by the Americ

Apr 07

A Reflection on the Complexities of Being a Novice Field Researcher by Bryan Cassella (F’2G)

by cpinkerton

The trials of the field researcher lifestyle are not unheard of.

Apr 02

EXP-0077-F Microfinance and Financial Inclusion

by cpinkerton

A class in which we will focus our efforts on creating practical solutions for economically-active poor populations to access different financial services including, but not limited to, credit, savings and insurance