European Peace and Security Studies Lecture Series 2014

16 Oct 2014 12:00
16 Oct 2014 13:30


European Peace and Security Studies Lecture Series 2014

Vesalius College, in cooperation with the Global Governance Institute, the Belgian Royal Military Academy and the Institute for European Studies, is proud to announce its upcoming schedule for its European Peace and Security Studies Lecture Series for Fall 2014. The events are free and open to the public, but registration is required.

To register for any of the events below, please click here.


Thursday 16 October 2014, 12:00 - 13:30
'US Foreign Policy in an Era of Natural Resources and Scarity'
Speaker: Dr. David Reed, Senior Policy Advisor for WWF-US
Respondent: Dr. Theodore Trefon, Congo Expert & Researcher, Belgian Royal Museum for Central Africa

Friday 17 October 2014, 18:00 - 20:00
‘The Future of Peace Studies and Peace Research’
Speaker: Prof. Dr. Charles Webel, University of New York, Prague

Tuesday 18 November 2014, 18:00 - 20:00
'The Role of culture in the emergence and reconciliation of the conflict in Ukraine'.

Tuesday 25 November 2014
‘Japan’s International Ambitions: Future Political, Economic, Military and Cultural Role’.
Speaker: H.E Katakami, Japan’s Ambassador to the EU

Monday 1 December 2014, 18:00 - 20:00
‘Terrorism and Instability in the Middle East?’

Thursday 4 December 2014, 18:00 - 20:00
‘Role of Civil Society of Belgium in Lobbying Peace in Ukraine’