2016 Seminars

Date Topic
6 May 2016 Solutions to Europe's Critical Issues Seminar Series - Speaker: H.E. Rob Zaagman (Dutch Ambassador to New Zealand). Title: Turbulent Times for the Dutch EU Presidency
13 May 2016 Solutions to Europe's Critical Issues Seminar Series - Speaker: H.E. Zbigniew Gniatkowski (Polish Ambassador to New Zealand). Title: “Ukraine, its reforms and EU aspirations”
20 May 2016 Solutions to Europe's Critical Issues Seminar Series - Speaker: H.E. Zbigniew Gniatkowski
27 May 2016 Solutions to Europe's Critical Issues Seminar Series - Speaker: H.E. Florence Jeanblanc-Risler
3 June 2016 Solutions to Europe's Critical Issues Seminar Series
15 July 2016 Solutions to Europe's Critical Issues Seminar Series - Speaker: European Union’s Chargé d'Affaires to New Zealand, Mr Michalis Rokas. Title: Solutions to Europe’s Critical Issues
22 July 2016  Speakers: Alifah Zainuddin & Carmen Siew. Title: “Islamic Revivalism in Southeast Asia: Implications toward ASEAN” & “Europe Against ISIS: Intergovernmentalism vs Supranational” and “Europe Against ISIS: Intergovernmentalism vs Supranational”.
29 July 2016 Speaker: Mr Russell Taylor. Title: “We Need the Poor to Stay Poor”.
5 August 2016 Speaker: Mr Thomas Gillman. Title: “A Climate Fund of a Different Nature, financing sustainable development”.
12 August 2016 Speaker: H. E. Jonathan Sinclair LVO, British High Commissioner to New Zealand. Title: Global Britain: the UK post-Brexit referendum.
19 August 2016 Speaker: Mr Jeff Willis. Title: “Climate Change Narratives in the Pacific”.
9 September 2016 Speaker: Mr Hugh Munro. Title: International Development.
16 September 2016 Speaker: Mrs Ying Yuan. Title: Chinese Military Reforms
23 September 2016 Speaker: Associate Professor Annick Masselot. Title: The impact of a social investment strategy on gender equality: A critical review of the case of childcare in the European Union.
30 September 2016 Speaker: H. E. Dr. Damir Kusen, Croatian Ambassador to New Zealand and Australia. Title: EU Enlargement: Driver of European (in)stability?
14 October 2016 Speaker: Ms Katharina Leisen. Title: The implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals in the EU’s policies