Lecture: An Insider’s View on the Transformation of the Chinese Economy

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 16:28

Professor Li Yining is one of China’s leading economists. Professor Li has contributed to the theoretical foundation for China’s economic reform policy since 1978. Despite ups and downs in the implementation of China's economic reform over the last 30 years, its general orientation was based upon Professor Li’s theory and policy suggestions.

09/05/2014 - 16:00 to 17:30

Call for papers: ASC-IIAS Joint Fellowship Programme

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 16:36

This fellowship aims to attract researchers whose work is informed by current theoretical debates in the social sciences and humanities over global connectivities and who are able to critically engage with shifting paradigms in “area studies” beyond the ways in which these have traditionally been conceived in the West.

Deadline: 15 September 2014


DIIS Seminar

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 16:31

Will China Boom or Bust on Energy? The Foreign and Security Challenges of China’s Natural Resource Demands

08/27/2014 - 14:30 to 16:30

Kristine Eck new guest researcher at NIAS

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 13:29

Kristine Eck is an Asst. Professor at the Department of Peace and Conflict Research at Uppsala University. She also holds a position as a Visiting Lecturer at the Swedish National Defense College and as a Research Associate at Oxford University. She received her PhD from Uppsala University.

Lecture: Consumer Citizenship, Food Practices and Social Aspirations

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 11:43

Centre of Global South Asian Studies is pleased to invite you to the first public lecture in the Autumn 2014 series. This lecture feturing Amita Baviskar, Institute of Economic Growth, University of Delhi


09/04/2014 - 13:00 to 15:00

China Talks: Ou Ning

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 11:37

 A talk about urban and rural relations and processes in China by Ou Ning, Chinese thinker, artist, editor, and activist.

09/10/2014 - 13:15 to 15:00

Asia brown bag lecture: Anders Blok 11 September 12:00-13:00 at NIAS

Fri, 08/22/2014 - 17:27

Asia brown bag lecture: Anders Blok

NIAS and ADI invite you to a brown bag lecture on:

Worlding cities through their climate projects? Urban ecological experiments in Europe and Asia

09/11/2014 - 12:00 to 13:00

PRIO seminar: Sino-Japanese Relations - Paths towards a De-Escalation of Conflict

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 16:03

Sino-Japanese RelationsAt this seminar, Professor Stein Tønnesson and Director of Peace Affairs at Soka Gakkai, Kimiaki Kawai will give presentations, followed by comments and discussion. More detailed information will follow.

08/26/2014 - 14:00 to 16:00

PRIO seminar: Democracy and Law in the Quest for Peace in South Asia

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 15:57

Democracy and Law in the Quest for Peace in South AsiaPRIO, ​the Norwegian 14 August Committee and the Stef​anus Alliance have the pleasure of hosting an encounter with laywer, judge, activist and global citizen Asma Jahangir. The Seminar will be chaired by Kri

09/01/2014 - 14:00 to 16:00