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Summer University of Federalism, Decentralisation and Conflict Resolution 2018

With participants from over 21 countries and representing most geographic regions of the world, the Summer University 2018 was a truly international experience. Many different topics were discussed and debated at the 28th edition of the Sum... >>

Stellenbosch Annual Seminar on Constitutionalism

The sixth Stellenbosch Annual Seminar on Constitutionalism in Africa (SASCA 2018) will take place in Stellenbosch (South Africa) from Tuesday 4 September to Thursday 6 September 2018... >>

Switzerland as an example for Decentralization in South Korea

As South Korea wishes to increase decentralization - because it remains a highly centralized country - Switzerland is considered as an example and MBC (Munhwa Broadcasting Corporation )TV has asked the Institute to present the experience of... >>

Short stay scholarship for PhD candidates and Postdoc researchers

Scholarships are granted by the Rectorate to foreign researchers (with residence outside of Switzerland) who would like to undertake a research stay on doctoral or post-doctoral level.... >>

Applicants Training for Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships, 3 July

Individual Fellowships provide opportunities to researchers of any nationality to acquire and transfer new knowledge and to work on research and innovation in Europe (EU Member States and Horizon 2020 Associated Countries) and beyond.... >>

New Law on Referendum in Vietnam

A new Law on Referendum has been passed in Vietnam; now, the Vietnamese Lawyers Association goes on a study tour to discover the secrets of direct democracy.... >>

PhD programme at the University of Trento in International Studies

The Call for Admissions to our PhD Programme in International Studies is now open (until 24 May 2018). 6 scholarships are offered for MA students or recent graduates in economics, law, history, sociology, political science, international re... >>

Ronald Watts Young Researcher Award

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Switzerland in 2018 - The Re-birth of Federalism?

An article from Nicolas Schmitt, Senior Research Fellow at the Institute of Federalism... >>


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