Studium Generale | Democratie in een wankele wereldorde

Sinds de oorlog in Oekraïne lijken de kaarten op het wereldtoneel opnieuw geschud. De boodschap is duidelijk: de westerse dominantie is niet meer vanzelfsprekend. Ondertussen is de VS steeds meer in zichzelf gekeerd en lukt het Europa maar niet om een vuist te maken. Wat betekent dit voor de toekomst van de liberale democratie in de wereld? Hoe kijken de grote spelers naar de huidige internationale afspraken over mensenrechten en handel? En welke rol kan Europa spelen in de nieuwe wereldorde?

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Symposium | War in Europe: The impact of Russian aggression in Ukraine 2 years on

Symposium | Two years of war in Europe have changed perceptions of NATO and the defence policies of European countries. On 23 February 2024, two years after Russia’s full-scale invasion of Ukraine, the Netherlands Defence Academy (NLDA), the Royal Netherlands Association for War Studies (KVBK), the Netherlands Atlantic Association, the Clingendael Institute, the Hague Centre for Strategic Studies (HCSS), and ISGA Leiden University take stock of these developments and ask the question: what does the war mean for Ukraine, for Europe and the world at large?

Tim Sweijs panels at the EU Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Conference 2023

HCSS Director of Research Dr. Tim Sweijs will participate in a panel on ‘Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Warfare’ next week, at the EU Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Conference. On 4-5 December 2023, the Istituto Affari Internazionali (IAI), on behalf of the EU Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Consortium, will organize the EU Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Conference in Brussels. The Conference, in its 12th edition, is a major international event that gathers every year non-proliferation and disarmament experts from governmental and non-governmental institutions worldwide.