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Power in Whose Palm? The Digital Democratization of Photography
SESSION
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Power in Whose Palm? The Digital Democratization of Photography
February 23 to 27, 2013
How many photos are added to Facebook every day? 300 million! Given this exponential proliferation of images, there can be no doubt that photography is a global force to be reckoned with in the 21st Century. It was this virtual explosion of the visual image that inspired ...
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Global Citizenship and Universal Human Rights (Miami Dade College)
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Global Citizenship and Universal Human Rights (Miami Dade College)
February 28 to March 07, 2013
The Global Citizenship Program is a program offered by the Salzburg Global Seminar that provides and promotes global citizenship education in cooperation with a variety of individual and institutional partners. Global citizens are people who have developed the knowledge ...
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Global Citizenship: Ethics and Engagement
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Global Citizenship: Ethics and Engagement
March 24 to 31, 2013
In an age of globalization which increasingly brings people in contact with other cultures as a result of changing social, political, and economic activities and technological advances, the need to understand international affairs, to recognize cultural values other than ...
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Pathways to Global Citizenship: Roots and Routes
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Pathways to Global Citizenship: Roots and Routes
May 19 to 25, 2013
In an age of globalization which increasingly brings people in contact with other cultures as a result of changing social, political, and economic activities and technological advances, the need to understand international affairs, to recognize cultural values other than ...
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Global Citizenship: At Home and in the World
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Global Citizenship: At Home and in the World
May 25 to June 01, 2013
In an age of globalization which increasingly brings people in contact with other cultures as a result of changing social, political, and economic activities and technological advances, the need to understand international affairs, to recognize cultural values other than ...
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LGBT and Human Rights: New Challenges, Next Steps
SESSION
506
LGBT and Human Rights: New Challenges, Next Steps
June 02 to 07, 2013
LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) issues and human rights have been rising steadily up the international agenda. South Africa spearheaded the first UN Resolution on Human Rights, Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity (supported by Brazil and 39 other countries) ...
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Getting to Grips with Obesity
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Getting to Grips with Obesity
June 14 to 17, 2013
Obesity has been recognized in the last decade as a global epidemic. No longer confined to the developed world, it is a problem which affects almost every region, with only South and East Asia relatively unaffected. One billion adults are estimated to be overweight, with ...
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A Climate for Change: New Thinking on Governance for Sustainability
SESSION
515
A Climate for Change: New Thinking on Governance for Sustainability
June 23 to 27, 2013
The Salzburg Statement on New Governance for Sustainability We, citizens of many countries and of the world, share our one and only planet with more than seven billion others. We call for leadership, justice and imagination at all levels to find ways to preserve the Earth ...
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Education for Global Citizenship: What, Why and How?
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Education for Global Citizenship: What, Why and How?
July 14 to 21, 2013
Colleges and universities are vital institutions for addressing political, social, and economic concerns, be they at a local, national, or global level. While embedded in their communities, they contribute substantially to a nation's competitiveness and operate within an ...
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Salzburg Academy on Media and Global Change
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Salzburg Academy on Media and Global Change
July 21 to August 10, 2013
The Salzburg Academy on Media and Global Change is a multi-dimensional initiative that provides curricular materials, training and support for journalism schools, programs and classrooms across the world. It is organized through a network of participating universities in ...
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Out of the Shadows: Regulation for the Non-Banking Financial Sector
SESSION
516
Out of the Shadows: Regulation for the Non-Banking Financial Sector
August 19 to 22, 2013
This is the third seminar in the Salzburg Global Seminar series that takes a forward look at changing regulatory environment and business models, explores interactions between technological innovation and regulation an d re-appraises ethical issues raised by finance, bringing ...
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Restoring the Public's Trust: Delivering on Public Policy Goals
SESSION
523
Restoring the Public's Trust: Delivering on Public Policy Goals
September 22 to 25, 2013
Democratic societies can only flourish if their citizens are fully engaged. Citizen engagement hinges on people's trust and confidence in their governments and the institutions that administer public funds and implement policies. Across the world we see signs of this confidence ...
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Sustainability and the City: America and the Urban World Salzburg Seminar American Studies Association (SSASA)
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Sustainability and the City: America and the Urban World Salzburg Seminar American Studies Association (SSASA)
September 26 to 30, 2013
By the year 2060, 70% of the world's population will live in cities, cities where goods and ideas are exchanged, where the arts thrive and people from different races, backgrounds, religions and values mix. They are financial, business, political and cultural centers, places ...
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Educating for the Modern Global Economy
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Educating for the Modern Global Economy
October 05 to 05, 2013
Events of recent years have surely erased any remaining doubts about the interconnectedness of the world's economies. From the credit crises in the US and EU to the increasing frequency of natural disasters around the world, and social unrest in the Middle East, the economic ...
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Promoting the Next Generation of Cultural Entrepreneurs: Planning for Success
SESSION
503
Promoting the Next Generation of Cultural Entrepreneurs: Planning for Success
October 13 to 16, 2013
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How To Deliver Truly Sustainable And High Value Health Care: Maximizing The Potential Of Cross-Border Learning
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How To Deliver Truly Sustainable And High Value Health Care: Maximizing The Potential Of Cross-Border Learning
October 30 to 30, 2013
Every health care economy in the world is resource constrained - whether in the context of a lower income country marshalling whatever resources are available, an emerging economy struggling to keep up with economic transformation and popular expectations, or a country such ...
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Salzburg Cutler Fellows Program: Future of Public and Private International Law
CUTLER
Fellows
Salzburg Cutler Fellows Program: Future of Public and Private International Law
October 31 to November 02, 2013
Salzburg Global Seminar, in partnership with nine of the top US law schools, launched in 2012 a one-of-a-kind program for law students interested in international law and public service. Named for presidential adviser and Salzburg Seminar Board Chair Lloyd N. Cutler, the ...
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Getting Transition Right A rights-based approach towards Diversity and Inclusivity
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508
Getting Transition Right A rights-based approach towards Diversity and Inclusivity
November 01 to 06, 2013
Recent political transitions, notably those in the Arab/MENA region, show how exclusion - from decision-making processes, economic opportunity, social equality - leads people to create new channels to proclaim their rights. In mass numbers women and men across the MENA region ...
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The Fourth Annual Lloyd N. Cutler Lecture on the Rule of Law: "The Magna Carta"
CUTLER
Lecture
The Fourth Annual Lloyd N. Cutler Lecture on the Rule of Law: "The Magna Carta"
November 04 to 04, 2013
On November 4, 2013, Justice Stephen G. Breyer, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States, held the Fourth Lloyd N. Cutler Lecture, followed by a conversation, moderated by Adam Liptak, Supreme Court correspondent at The New York Times. The event, hosted ...
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People, Peace and Planet in 2030: Shaping Inclusive and Sustainable Growth
SESSION
518
People, Peace and Planet in 2030: Shaping Inclusive and Sustainable Growth
November 24 to 30, 2013
Turning today's challenges into tomorrow's opportunities is the main task that aspiring, young leaders are facing around the globe. The session will offer a platform for young professionals to discuss and exchange innovative pathways to 2030 for Asia and beyond. While Asia ...
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Africa's Growth Engine: Partnerships for Rural Enterprise and Impact at Scale
SESSION
509
Africa's Growth Engine: Partnerships for Rural Enterprise and Impact at Scale
December 01 to 04, 2013
According to the United Nations International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), poverty remains largely a rural phenomenon (see Rural Poverty Report 2011) and, despite a broad range of natural and human resources, is in abundant evidence in Africa. Unless improvements ...
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The Drive for Universal Health Coverage: Health Care Delivery Science and the Right to High-Value Health Care
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The Drive for Universal Health Coverage: Health Care Delivery Science and the Right to High-Value Health Care
December 08 to 13, 2013
The drive for Universal Health Coverage (UHC) gained momentum when the United Nations General Assembly adopted a resolution in December 2012 endorsing UHC and urging governments to provide access to affordable health care. There is also strong support for making universal ...
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2013-2014 Winter Festival: A New Year's Celebration
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2013-2014 Winter Festival: A New Year's Celebration
December 28, 2013 to January 03, 2014
Saturday, December 28 Ornate iron gates swing open. Arrive at the beautiful Schloss Leopoldskron, your Rococo palace home for the next 6 nights! Roam the Chinese and Venetian rooms, the Chapel, and the Marble Hall. Discover the hidden staircase in the old-world library ...
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