Citizenship and Mega Sports Events in Brazil

This seminar takes place September 1 – 2, 2015, inviting scholars, students and the public to discuss the role of mega-sports events in urban development and the impact of the World Cup on citizens' rights in Brazil.

International Conference on emerging needs and forms for non-state actors in contemporary Russia

"Between the Carrot and the Stick": International Conference on emerging needs and forms for non-state actors, including NGOs and informal organizations, in contemporary Russia. The conference will be held at the Aleksanteri Institute in Helsinki, Finland on January 28-29, 2016.

O distritão e o que não queremos

Researcher Yuri Kasahara on Brazilian election reform in Brazilian online magazine JOTA.

Is there a future for Municipal International Cooperation?

The Norwegian Municipal International Cooperation (MIC) involved paired cooperation between Norwegian municipalities and partner municipalities abroad from the year 1997 to 2014. A new report sums up the many years of municipal international cooperation and identifies lessons for the future.

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