International Symposium «Diplomacy and Global Governance»

Friday, October 4, Palais des Nations, Salle XII

 9.00

Registration (Pregny Gate)

Welcome Coffee

10.00

Symposium Opening (Salle XII)

Sacha Zala (Director, Diplomatic Documents of Switzerland)

Benedikt Hauser (Head Education Strategy and Cooperation, State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation)

10.30

Panel 1

Matthias Schulz (University of Geneva): Of Concerts, Transnational Movements, and International Bureaus: Origins and Trajectories of International Governance in the 19th Century

Madeleine Herren (University of Basle): The League of Nations or how to hide the effects of global governance

Sacha Zala (Diplomatic Documents of Switzerland): Switzerland Facing Global Governance

12.30

Pause and opportunity to visit the League of Nations Archive and Museum

14.00

Panel 2

Sandrine Kott (University of Geneva):

Adam Howard (Foreign Relations of the United States): Diplomacy and Discord: The United States, the United Nations, and the Arab-Israeli Dispute, 1947-1976

Maurice Vaïsse (Documents Diplomatiques Français): La France  et la gouvernance globale: le rôle du représentant français au Conseil de sécurité ( 1970-1972)

16.30

End of the Conference and opportunity to visit the League of Nations Archive and Museum

Registration until September 24 is mandatory to organize security procedures.
Please contact geneva2013@dodis.ch