CPG Online Magazine 04/2018


Upcoming Public Holidays

Asalha Puja Day: 27.07.2018

Beginning of Vassa: 30.07.2018

Celebration of H.M. Queen’s Birthday: 13.08.2018 

Articles & Interviews

Integrated Maritime Security Cooperation in South-East Asia

Many thanks to CPG Senior Research Fellow Prof. Dr. Jan Asmussen from the Institute of Social Science, University of Kiel for his invaluable insights shared during the special lecture titled “Integrated Maritime Security Cooperation in South-East Asia” on April 4,...

Philippines hopes US history won’t repeat itself, again

On April 11, United States President Joe Biden, Japan’s Prime Minister Fumio Kishida, and Philippines President Ferdinand Marcos Jr. will convene in Washington, DC, for their inaugural tripartite summit—a meeting that comes amidst mounting concerns over China's...

Scholarship Opportunities 

The “ETH Zurich Postdoctoral Fellowship Program” is a scholarship addressed at incoming postdoctoral researchers at ETH Zurich. The aim of the program is to foster excellent young researchers who have already demonstrated their abilities in the early stages of their professional careers. Applications have to be made jointly by the candidate and their host who must be an ETH Zurich Professor and who will act as a mentor of the fellow. For more information please go to https://www.ethz.ch/en/research/research-promotion/eth-internal-programmes/eth-fellowships.html. Deadline is on 1 September 2018. 

The ERCIM (European Research Consortium for Informatics and Mathematics) offers fellowships for PhD holders from all over the world. The scholars are hosted in leading European Research Institutes. Topics cover most disciplines in Computer Science, Information Technology, and Applied Mathematics. For more details please go to https://fellowship.ercim.eu/.   Deadline is on 30 April 2018. 

The Friedrich Ebert Foundation Scholarship is aimed at supporting students from Africa, Asia, Latin America or Eastern Europe that intend to study in Germany in any subject area. The students must demonstrate excellent school or academic merit and must be committed to the values of social democracy. More information can be found at https://www.daad.de/deutschland. Deadline depends on the type of application. 

The Kennisontwikkelings programma Netherlands Fellowship Programmes (OKP NFP) provides fellowships for highly motivated professionals who are interested at participating in a Dutch University. The professionals must be in a position to introduce the newly acquired skills and knowledge into their employing organisation. The applicants must find a suitable university and submit your application via the Dutch institution offering the course. For more information: https://www.nuffic.nl/en/files/documents. Deadlines vary depending on the Dutch university. 


CPG Events May-June 2018

Training course “German Administrative Law”

CPG’s Summer School Scholarship 2018

Fighting Child Pornography in Thailand: Collection of Evidence

Historical Memory