Research seminars are convened to discuss academic contributions of visiting scholars or external guests 

October 2019

Presentation of the book “África en transformación”

Carlos Lopes, former Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (2012-2016) and currently the African Union High Representative for the European Union, presented his book “África en transformación” in Barcelona, on October 2nd, at 12pm, at Foment del Treball (Via Laietana 32). The act was organized by Casa África and the collaboration of GLOBALCODES.

May 2019

Preventing conflict and violence in West Africa: Cooperative Institutionalization of Conflict Prevention Mechanisms in Regional Subsystems. 

Roundtable discussion with Reuben J. B. Lewis, Policy Fellow at the School of Transnational Governance of the European University Institute. Seminar co-organized by CIDOB (Barcelona Centre for International Affairs) and Globalcodes.


February, 2019

Peace without roots'(?): The Ethnic Dimension of Peace in Colombia’

Ana Isabel Rodríguez Iglesias (Research Fellow at GLOBALCODES)

November 30, 2018

“Revealing  new truths about  spain’s violent past. Perpetrators’ Confessions and Victim Exhumations”

Leigh Payne, researcher at the Latin American Centre at the University of Oxford

May 24, 2018 (in the framework of the LASA Congress)

Feminist movements in Colombia: dialogues on equality, gender and race

Alma Beatriz y Puga, Lina María Céspedes and Castriela Hernández Reyes.

May 23, 2018

“I am 100% Central African”: Identity and Inclusion in the Experience of Central African Muslim Refugees in Chad and Cameroon International Center for Transitional Justice (ICTJ)

Enrica Picco, an international lawyer and independent researcher on the central Africa region, with more than ten years of experience combining humanitarian  work with research and lectures

April 5, 2018

“Geopolitics of the Renewable Energy Game and Its Potential Impact upon Global Power Relations”

David  Criekemans, Specialist  in Geopolitics and International Relations; teaches in Antwerp, Middelburg, Geneva and Barcelona.

November 6, 2017

“Posglobalización y ascenso de la extrema derecha: crisis de hegemonía y riesgos sistémicos”

José Antonio Sanahuja, Catedrático de RRII, Universidad Complutense de Madrid