SIB NL Series: Soft Power and the Rise of China

Wednesday May 11th 2021 | 20:00 – 21:15 | Zoom |  In an ever globalizing world, relations between Europe and Asia are changing. In recent decades, various Asian countries have become important global political and cultural powers. None of this would have been possible without the ability to attract and co-opt, rather than force in […]

SIB NL Series: Soft Powers in Contemporary Conflict Dynamics

Wednesday May 3rd 2021 | 19:00 – 20:30 | Zoom |  We are honoured to welcome Dorith Kool for the Amsterdam edition of the SIB NL: Soft Powers lecture-series. Dorith Kool is a Strategic Analyst at the Hague Center for Strategic Studies. She will dive into the role that soft powers play in contemporary conflict […]

SIB NL Series: Q&A with Joke Brandt

Wednesday April 28th 2021 | 19:30 – 21:00 | Zoom |  On April 28th SIB-Leiden will kick off the SIB-NL series on soft power, by hosting an online Q&A-lecture with no one less than the Dutch permanent representative to the UN in New York, Joke Brandt.Miss Brandt has a lot of experience in the diplomatic […]