The World Around us

Welcome to our blog. Every month a different GSD community member will share his or her vision, ideas, thoughts, experiences and more with you. Find out more about the world around us, seen through the eyes of people around us. If you would like to receive our monthly blog directly in your inbox, please leave us a note here.

This week GSD provided executive training for the State Fire Academy of EMERCOM of Russia (FSA). Are you looking for Tailor-made training for your Organization? You have come to the

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I decided to study at GSD because as I was seeking for a place where potential solutions to world problems are investigated and analyzed with real-world implementation in mind, and

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Geneva School Diplomacy (GSD) and Fortune Institute of International Business (FIIB), as of October 2019, have entered an Educational Collaboration Agreement in order to promote and facilitate international cooperation in

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Mental health! As important as our physical health! On October 10th, the world will be marking World Mental Health Day. This date, established by the World Federation for Mental Health

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Another episode of International Peace Day took place and screamed success this week as students and staff alike dodged the raindrops under the school awning. As we all huddled there

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The elections are this week!!! Each academic year, new Student Ambassadors are elected by the GSD student body to act as representatives and leaders. We are happy to announce that

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Celebrated every year on August 19th, World Humanitarian Day is dedicated to honoring humanitarian efforts worldwide and propagating the idea of supporting people in crisis. Marking international days is not

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The United Nations has established the United Nations System Staff College: an institution for system-wide knowledge management, training, and continuous learning meant to contribute to a more effective, results-oriented, and

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Thursday 1 August 2019, the Geneva School of Diplomacy, had not one, but two reasons to celebrate: this day was not only Swiss National Day, but it also marked, this

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According to the Global Footprint Network a sustainability organization which calculates ecological resources, we are now officially in the red. This means specifically that we humans have officially used up

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We were honored to celebrate our students’ achievements and we congratulate all graduates from Bachelor, Master, Executive and Doctorate level programmes for their hard work; they are now prepared to

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During Graduation, MA Graduate Madhura Nimkar inspired us all with the last words of her speech: “Going forward, some of us would want to study this field further while some

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Warm Congratulations to our Graduating Students! Scientists tell us that Planet Earth is about 4.5 billion years. Homo Sapiens is about 200,000 years old. If we subtract 200,000 from 4.5

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During graduation day, we were well pleased to confer Deputy Prime Minister Monyane Moleleki from Lesotho with an honorary Doctorate at our Graduation Ceremony as he has been an inspiring

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We would like to invite you to a seminar taking place on Thursday 4 July 2019 entitled “An Alternative Path on the Cyprus Issue,” which will be presented by Deputy Prime

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-Delighted congratulations to Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, dear friend and Dean Emeritus of the Geneva School of Diplomacy, now elected President of Kazakhstan. Tokayev is a safe pair of hands: very intelligent,

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I am a great believer that teaching is learning. To teach humanitarianism and development-related topics is to carry out applied research in the field. This is why I combine field

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With the hot topic at the moment being the cooling of the planet and the pressing need and call for action, GSD has decided to make Climate Change the theme

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Located in the lovely area of Domaine de Penthes near many IO’s Easily accessible via public transportation. 7 min walk from the UN. Amenities include WIFI, projector, flipchart, whiteboard, coffee

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We are proud of the fact that GSD is not only at the heart of the most diplomatic neighborhood on the planet but also at the heart of Europe, giving

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Participating in a marathon has been on my to-do list for a long time! Doing it alone isn’t as much as fun as gathering a team to run together. And

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Climate Change is both increasingly worrying and also increasingly a political issue. GSD’s recent highly successful Gala entitled “Water for Life” event, raised money that goes now to the installation

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So GSD’s 15th anniversary came and went. What a success that was! On March 22nd, GSD’s ‘Pavillon Gallatin’ shone brighter than usual, perched proudly on the top of the hill

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As an exchange student from Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service majoring in International Politics, I feel GSD’s program would live up to everyone’s expectations. Only a few programs give

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