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Counter-piracy research project results influence international high level forum

14 November 2014

Last month, Dr Christian Bueger from the Department of Politics and International Relations was invited to address the plenary of the international Contact Group responsible for coordinating the global fight against piracy and to present the results of …

Interdisciplinary project on a plan to bulldoze Whitehall is applauded by RIBA

7 November 2014

Research by Dr Stephen Thornton of the Department of Politics and International Relations and Professor Adam Sharr (formally of the Cardiff School of Architecture and now of Newcastle University) on a remarkable plan to demolish much of historic Whiteh …

Hardcopy or #hashtag? Digital democracy workshop inspires young people in Cardiff

6 October 2014

Last week, a talented and enthusiastic group of sixth-form students from St John’s College joined members of the Department of Politics and International Relations in Cardiff, to discuss their vision for a digital parliament. The workshop, which took p …

Wales Governance Centre experts influence the #indyref debate

26 September 2014

The last few weeks has been dominated by speculation about the outcome of the Scottish referendum on independence, culminating in a historic “no” vote on Friday 19th September. Regardless of the result, the referendum has raised a number of significant …

Department engages with NATO Summit debate

22 September 2014

Marking the first NATO summit in the United Kingdom since Margaret Thatcher welcomed NATO leaders to London in 1990, the NATO summit earlier this month saw President Obama, Chancellor Merkel, President Hollande and other world leaders convene on Newpor …

Bristol University to host Postcolonial Governmentality Workshop

19 September 2014

Next week, academics who engage with governmentality and postcolonial approaches in their research will convene at the University of Bristol for a two-day workshop that focuses on contemporary governance. The workshop, which is partly sponsored by Card …

Department recognised for equality and diversity

18 September 2014

The Equality Challenge Unit (ECU) has announced that three departments within Cardiff University have been recognised for their commitment to advancing gender equality in higher education, and we are proud to be one of them. The Department of Politics …

NATO after the Wales Summit

5 September 2014

On the eve of the NATO summit the Department of Politics and International Relations in association with NATO’s Public Diplomacy Division, the Deputy Presiding Officer of the National Assembly for Wales and the Vice Chancellor’s Office brought together …

Young people meet to discuss their views for the future of the United Kingdom

1 September 2014

Young people and young professionals from across the UK will meet in Cardiff for two days from today (1 September 2014) to discuss their ideas for the future of the United Kingdom at a convention arranged by the UK’s Changing Union: Our Future- a youth …

Enrolment

7 August 2014

Undergraduate Enrolment Please see  below for a quick guide to Enrolment in September 2014,  a step-by-step guide to enrolment is available. Module Timetables and Reading Lists You will receive module timetables and detailed module kits/reading lists a …

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