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Democracy and Sustainability in Emerging Economies: India as a Case Study
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Democracy and Sustainability in Emerging Economies: India as a Case Study
February 02 to 04, 2009
India has been leading the world in the rapidity and extent of development in a democratic polity. What are the essential conditions which need to be in place to ensure that such development is sustainable, from the level of local communities through to the international ...
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Traduttore Traditore? Recognizing and Promoting the Critical Role of Translation in a Global Culture
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Traduttore Traditore? Recognizing and Promoting the Critical Role of Translation in a Global Culture
February 21 to 26, 2009
Boyd Tonkin, literary editor of The Independent in London, and seventy literary translators, writers, agents, publishers, critics, scholars, and cultural authorities from around the world gathered at Schloss Leopoldskron to shed new light on the unsung art of literary translation ...
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The Search for Stability: Financial Crisis, Major Currencies and a New Monetary Order
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The Search for Stability: Financial Crisis, Major Currencies and a New Monetary Order
April 18 to 22, 2009
Current developments in the international monetary system have been marked by the need for central banks and finance ministries worldwide to intervene in order to prevent system collapse, with an initial US reaction followed by a different approach adopted by EU member states. ...
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Tokyo Lecture and Reception
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Tokyo Lecture and Reception
May 08 to 08, 2009
The Salzburg Global Seminar, in collaboration with Ambassador Dr. Jutta Stefan-Bastl and the Austrian Ministry of European and International Affairs and Japanese Alumni Association, will hold a reception for our Fellows on May 8, 2009 at the residence of the Austrian Ambassador ...
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Beijing Lecture and Reception
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Beijing Lecture and Reception
May 25 to 25, 2009
The Salzburg Global Seminar, in collaboration with Austrian Ambassador Martin Sajdik, will hold a reception for our Fellows on May 25, 2009 at the residence of the Austrian Ambassador in Beijing. The evening's presentation will address contemporary issues in EU-China relations. ...
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12th Annual Freeman Foundation Symposium: Strengthening Cooperation Between the US and East Asia
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12th Annual Freeman Foundation Symposium: Strengthening Cooperation Between the US and East Asia
June 06 to 11, 2009
The 2009 Freeman Foundation Symposium will focus on the change of leadership in the United States and examine potential new approaches in the US-East Asian relationship during the course of the next administration. The Symposium will focus on several major areas of US-East ...
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Preventing Genocide and Mass Violence: What can be learned from history?
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Preventing Genocide and Mass Violence: What can be learned from history?
June 12 to 14, 2009
Once Raphael Lemkin had coined the term 'genocide' in 1944 the paradigmatic case rapidly became the Holocaust, and it remains the first point of reference, with, if anything, growing academic and public interest around it in recent decades. How far does, or should, this paradigm ...
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Salzburg Global Seminar Annual Board of Directors' Meeting 2009
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Salzburg Global Seminar Annual Board of Directors' Meeting 2009
June 26 to 28, 2009
The Board of Directors of the Salzburg Global Seminar convenes its Board of Directors Weekend in Salzburg from June 26 to 28. The weekend program and meetings consider a subject of interest befitting the international and intellectual scope and tradition of this institution. ...
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Greening the Minds: Universities, Climate Leadership, and Sustainable Futures
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Greening the Minds: Universities, Climate Leadership, and Sustainable Futures
July 11 to 16, 2009
Over the course of the past decade, the tripartite threats of environmental degradation, natural resource depletion, and climate change have given rise to a newly motivated sustainability movement - a movement that has both emerged from and firmly taken root in institutions ...
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Salzburg Global Fellowship Advisory Meeting
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Salzburg Global Fellowship Advisory Meeting
August 21 to 22, 2009
In preparation for the 2010 year of Fellowship programming, the Salzburg Global Seminar would like to consult you our Fellows, our key stakeholders, to explore how you would like to see the Fellowship develop its activities in terms of the themes we focus on; different approaches ...
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American Studies Symposium-Globalization and American Popular Culture
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American Studies Symposium-Globalization and American Popular Culture
September 25 to 28, 2009
The globalization of American popular culture has been the subject of much critical attention in recent years - particularly in debates questioning whether American culture bears primary responsibility for increasing global cultural homogenization or whether, on the contrary ...
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Stress-testing the European Union: The EU and the Global Financial Crisis
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Stress-testing the European Union: The EU and the Global Financial Crisis
September 27 to 28, 2009
The EU has been transformed in the last decade by an enlargement beyond anyone's wildest dreams as of 25 years ago, and by the emergence of the Euro which has gathered strength as a prospective rival to the dollar. However, it is facing one of its greatest tests to date as ...
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Confronting Protectionism: How Business and Governments Can Build Support for Open Markets
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Confronting Protectionism: How Business and Governments Can Build Support for Open Markets
September 29 to October 04, 2009
With rising inequalities within and between countries in income and wealth, unfolding financial crisis, surging fuel and food prices and widespread fears of global recession, citizens of both developed and developing economies grow more skeptical about the benefits of free ...
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20 Years After: What next for Europe 'whole and free'?
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20 Years After: What next for Europe 'whole and free'?
October 13 to 13, 2009
The changes that occurred following the end of the Cold War - beginning with the cutting of the fence on the Austria-Hungary boarder in June 1989, followed shortly thereafter by the fall of the Berlin Wall - ushered in a new era in relations among the nations of Europe and ...
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Smart Change: Investing in Women and Girls- Leveraging Philanthropy for Global Impact
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Smart Change: Investing in Women and Girls- Leveraging Philanthropy for Global Impact
October 18 to 23, 2009
Thirty years ago there were few philanthropists investing in women and women-led solutions. As more women's funds, foundations and donors focus on strategies in this arena, there is now consensus that investing in women and girls is the "smart thing to do." Increasingly ...
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Connecting to the World's Collections: Making the Case for the Conservation and Preservation of our Cultural Heritage
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Connecting to the World's Collections: Making the Case for the Conservation and Preservation of our Cultural Heritage
October 28 to November 01, 2009
Sixty custodians of the world’s cultural heritage unanimously passed the Salzburg Declaration on the Conservation and Preservation of Cultural Heritage on October 31, 2009 The declaration underscores the vital need to protect the world’s cultural heritage and will be dis ...
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The First Annual Lloyd N. Cutler Lecture on the Rule of Law: "The Rule of Law - Indispensable Pre-Requisite for Democracy"
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The First Annual Lloyd N. Cutler Lecture on the Rule of Law: "The Rule of Law - Indispensable Pre-Requisite for Democracy"
November 09 to 09, 2009
At the invitation of Salzburg Global Seminar, the internationally renowned jurist Richard Goldstone delivered the first annual Lloyd N. Cutler Lecture on the Rule of Law in Washington, DC on November 9th. The event was organized to launch the Lloyd N. Cutler Center for ...
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Asia's Emerging Powers: Rivalry and Global Responsibility
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Asia's Emerging Powers: Rivalry and Global Responsibility
December 08 to 13, 2009
A resurgent Asia is increasingly seen as one of the most important pillars of the global economy and world stability. Yet to many in the region, the UN and other existing global institutions seem increasingly inadequate to meet the challenges of global governance in the twenty-first ...
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Mellon Fellow Community Initiative - Colleges and Universities as Sites of Global Citizenship
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Mellon Fellow Community Initiative - Colleges and Universities as Sites of Global Citizenship
December 14 to 21, 2009
As part of its International Study Program on Global Citizenship and with the generous support of the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the Salzburg Global Seminar will conduct the second meeting of the second cohort of institutions participating in The Mellon Fellow Community ...
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