GLU Alumni Summer School, 15 - 26 September 2008, Berlin

Labour & Global Governance


DATE: Sunday, September 14 (arrival) until Friday, 26 September (departure) 2008

LOCATION: IG Metall Training Centre / IG Metall Bildungszentrum Pichelssee (at Wannsee in Berlin) and Berlin School of Economics


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Former GLU students are cordially invited to participate in the second GLU Alumni Summer School, organised jointly by the University of Kassel and the Berlin School of Economics. The GLU summer school will bring together former and current GLU students, as well as professors and trade union experts from the GLU network. The summer school is intended to strengthen the network links between former GLU students and to explore possibilities for future research collaboration. 
The main theme of presentations will be labour & global governance. There will also be presentations by alumni on a thematic research topic to be announced.
Presenters will include guest lecturers from the GLU partner universities of Witwatersrand (Wits), South Africa, Universidade Estadual de Campinas, Brazil, and the Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), India as well as representatives from the ILO and the GURN network.

Food and accommodation will be supplied as part of the summer school and funding is available for travel costs.

For further information please contact GLU Alumni Summer School Coordinator Harald Kroeck at