On New Year’s Day, Brazil’s new president, far-right and ex-parachutist Jair Bolsonaro, assumed office. The election has provoked numerous questions: how should we perceive the nationalist movement in Brazil? Why do its supporters keep attacking women, black and indigenous people? And how will Bolsonaro’s presidency...

Med ungefär två månader kvar till Europaparlamentsvalet börjar valkampanjerna för de flesta partierna att dra igång. Efter en på många sätt kaotisk mandatperiod kan detta val ses som en folkomröstning om i vilken riktning det europeiska projektet ska röra sig och vilket Europa en vill...

Karin Aggestam’s main research interests include peace diplomacy, gender, conflict analysis as well as negotiation and foreign policy. She has published nine books discussing women’s role in diplomacy, ethics and international affairs and gendering international relations. This lecture will illustrate women’s role in diplomacy and...