New Foundation Activity Report 2013-2014

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The Pierre du Bois Foundation's new Activity Report 2013-2014 is ready.

Please click here to view the PDF version online.

Should you wish a paper copy of the Report, please send an email to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

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Conference: States and Terrorism, An Ambivalent Relationship

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The Pierre du Bois Foundation supports the Conference "States and Terrorism: An Ambivalent Relationship," organised by Professor Jussi Hanhimäki and Dr Bernhard Blumenau of the Graduate Insitute. The conference is held at the Maison de la Paix, Geneva, from 7 May to 8 May.

Have a look at the conference programme by clicking here.

Papiers d'actualité / Current Affairs in Perspective

No 4, April 2015

Cracked Rear View: The Uses and Abuses of Financial History in the 2008 Crisis
Professor Trevin Stratton, American University in Dubai, Dubai


Pour les papiers de 2010 - 2015 cliquez ici.

2015 Programme Activities

2015 will be a busy and eventful year. Click here to see our Programme Activities for this year.

The 2014 Annual Pierre du Bois Conference

Economic Development in the Anthropocene:

Perspectives on Asia and Africa

The conference, organised by the Graduate Institute - Professor Gareth Austin - in partnership with the Pierre du Bois Foundation, took place from 26 - 27 September 2014 at the Graduate Institute in Geneva.

The conference was a great success and witnessed very rewarding discussions.

We would like to thank everyone who participated.

Please visit our conference site, which features a summary of the proceedings, and have a look at the photo gallery!

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Prix Pierre du Bois 2014 - Nadia Sartoretti

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Le 12 septembre, le Prix Pierre du Bois 2014 a été accordé au Dr Nadia Sartoretti pour sa thèse en histoire du temps présent intitulée “Mediating Power: the Self in Chinese and Indian Popular Media.” Cette thèse a été défendue à l’Institut de hautes études internationales et du développement à Genève, département histoire internationale, pendant l’année académique 2013-2014.


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