Columbia Global Centers | Amman

Digital Justice: Public Discourse, Censorship, and the Technologies of Dissent

Responding to President Bollinger’s call to expand the campus conversation about Equal Justice, this proposal, Digital Justice, harnesses the emerging field of “Digital Humanities” towards critically engaging with questions of digital publics, free speech, censorship and technologies of dissent.

Summer Program in Tunis and Istanbul - Democracy and Constitutional Engineering

Columbia University launched a new intensive three-week summer program focused on democracy in 2015.

Columbia Global Centers | Turkey
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Middle East

Columbia Experience Overseas

The Columbia Experience Overseas Program is a unique eight-week internship program that offers Columbia undergraduates high-quality internships developed through alumni and employer partnerships by the Center for Career Education at Columbia University.

Speaker Series

In association with visits by prominent Columbia University faculty members and international academics, the Center hosts regular public lectures for members of the community to engage with scholar

Columbia Global Centers | Middle East

Conflict Resolution Training

To assess the feasibility of continuing education programs, Dr.

Summer Ecosystem Experiences for Undergraduates in Amman (2011)

SEE-U is a five-week education program intended to provide Columbia undergraduates with a global understanding of ecology and environmental sustainability, and the opportunity to conduct fieldwork

Higher Education Initiatives/Institute for Education

The Center is active in promoting higher education development efforts and reform-related research in Jordan and throughout the Middle East.

Columbia Global Centers | Middle East

Religious Law, Local Practice, and Global Debates about Muslim Women's Rights Workshop

Led by Lila Abu Lughod, Professor of Anthropology and Women's and Gender Studies at CU, the workshop was held at the Center in Amman in April, 2011.

Columbia Global Centers | Middle East

Research and Policy Advice in Jordan and the Region

The Center plans to establish an economic and policy research unit within its Jordan premises to primarily support decision-making and provide scientific input to the reforms being dictated by the

Columbia Global Centers | Middle East
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Istanbul

Economic and Policy Unit

The Center plans to establish an economic and policy research unit within its Jordan premises to primarily support decision-making and provide scientific input to the reforms being dictated by the

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International Research Institute for Climate and Society (IRI)

The Latin American and Caribbean (LAC) Regional Program at the Columbia International Research Institute for Climate and Society focuses on the study of one of the world’s most variable and unusual

Columbia Global Centers | Latin America (Santiago)
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Uruguay, Colombia

Global Free Press in Istanbul

One of the themes the Centers has explored is how to create the best possible conditions for press freedom all over the world.

Studio-X

Studio-X is the Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation’s global network of advanced r

Columbia Global Centers | Office of Global Centers and Global Development
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Amman, Beijing, Moscow, Mumbai, New York, Rio de Janeiro

Soil Mapping

The Center is coordinating regional input into the global soil mapping initiative, GlobalSoilMap.net.

Columbia Global Centers | Middle East
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Central Africa, West Africa, North Africa, Morocco, Uzbekistan