Pardee Center Hosts Webinar on Rising Global Powers
On April 9, 2021, the Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future, an affiliated center of the Frederick S. Pardee School of Global Studies at Boston University, hosted a webinar exploring the global influence of Germany, Brazil, and India. The event was part of the Rising Powers Initiative (RPI), a new research program at the Pardee Center.
The webinar, titled “Building 21st Century Power: Germany, Brazil, India, and Their Institutional Influence,” featured Rachel Rizzo, Director of Programs at the Truman National Security Project, Kaija Schilde, Associate Professor of International Relations at the Pardee School, and Oliver Della Costa Stuenkel, Associate Professor at the School of International Relations at Fundação Getulio Vargas.
Panelists focused on how Germany, Brazil, and India have been expanding their global influence in the shadow of the United States and China and how they have used institutional structures to enhance their international status and their respective roles in global governance.
A recording of the webinar can be viewed below.
The Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future is an interdisciplinary research center affiliated with the Frederick S. Pardee School of Global Studies at Boston University. Through programs of scholarship, outreach, and education, the Pardee Center works to improve public decision-making and policy to train future generations of interdisciplinary scholars. Read more about the Pardee Center on their website.