08/12/2017
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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GeoMeans Courses at Maastricht Summer School 2018

In 2018, GeoMeans offers you skills courses at Maastricht Summer School for the sixth time. Leonhardt van Efferink teaches you the skills needed to study political and country risks, geopolitical scenarios and frames, and texts and photos in the (social) … Continue reading

08/12/2017
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Geopolitical Scenario Planning: National Security, Geo-Economics and Foreign Policy Strategy [Summer School]

Period: 30 July – 3 August 2018; Fee: €600; ECTS credits: 2; Program: available in May 2018; Language: English; Application process: Opening soon; Application deadline: 9 July 2018; Accomodation: Maastricht Housing; Funding: Not available Description The rise of China, increased … Continue reading

08/12/2017
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Geopolitical Framing Analysis: National Images, World Views and Global Dividing Lines [Summer School]

Period: 6 – 10 August 2018; Fee: €600; ECTS credits: 2; Program: available in May 2018; Language: English; Application process: Opening soon; Application deadline: 16 July 2018; Accomodation: Maastricht Housing; Funding: Not available Description The declaration of independence by Catalonia, … Continue reading

23/12/2016
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Geopolitical Conflict Analysis 1: Fragmented Identities, Rising Powers and International Security Threats [Summer School]

Application process for this course has been closed Period: 3-7 July 2017 Program: Click Here to Download Course Program Description The civil war in Syria, BREXIT and the unexpected election of Donald Trump as American president all underline the continued … Continue reading

23/12/2016
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Geopolitical Conflict Analysis 2: Geographical Factors, Geostrategy and Scenario Planning Tools [Summer School]

Application process for this course has been closed Period: 10-14 July 2017 Program: Click Here to Download Course Program Description The ongoing Indian-Pakistani rivalry over Kashmir, the recent violence between Azeri and Armenian soldiers related to Nagorno-Karabach and the melting … Continue reading

24/06/2016
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Getting Started with Geopolitical Analysis 10: BREXIT and the Myth of National Unity

The “Getting Started with Geopolitical Analysis” series seeks to help student and professionals prepare for: Geopolitical Concepts: Rethinking Nation-States, National Identity, International Boundaries, Global Power and Security [Summer School] Geopolitical Theories and Methods: Exploring Geopolitics, Geoeconomics and Geostrategy [Summer School] … Continue reading

14/06/2016
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Getting Started with Geopolitical Analysis 9: Words Matter in Geopolitics – Czechia or Czech Republic?

The “Getting Started with Geopolitical Analysis” series seeks to help student and professionals prepare for: Geopolitical Concepts: Rethinking Nation-States, National Identity, International Boundaries, Global Power and Security [Summer School] Geopolitical Theories and Methods: Exploring Geopolitics, Geoeconomics and Geostrategy [Summer School] … Continue reading