HI-PO3054 20th Cent. Diplomatic history
PO2031 World Politics
PO2015 Comparative Politics
Located on the shores of the largest alpine lake in Europe, Geneva is a beautiful city with immense political and economic influence. Take this opportunity to visit some of the world’s most important international organizations and institutions such as the World Trade Organization (WTO), the Red Cross museum and ICRC Headquarters, and the United Nations (UN) Office in Geneva; as well as the Olympic Committee Headquarters and its museum in Lausanne. Explore and discuss the economic influence of WTO and UN, the focus on the trip. Students engage with speakers from all of these institutions, participate in seminars and have a chance to visit the Palais des Nations, one of the busiest intergovernmental conference centers in the world and a focal point for multilateral diplomacy.
Led by Prof. Oleg Kobtzeff
(includes round-trip train transportation, hotel accommodations with breakfast, on-site transportation, entrance fees, guided visits and lectures, professor’s trip costs, and VAT)
Last day to register/cancel: September 11
Late cancelation fee: €595
Payment for study trips must be made no later than September 23 for the Fall 2016 semester.