Events

UN Volunteer Sharing Session

2018-03-29 | 9.30 - 11 am | Maggha Manup Meet UNV team members to learn about their experiences and get tips on applying and interviewing for United Nations volunteer opportunities. 

UNICEF Representative Talk and Film on Poverty

2018-03-23 | 8am - 11am | Chhuon Nat (Institute of Leadership) The SSIR Public Talk Series and the PUC Institute of Leadership invite students for a special event to talk about the multiple dimensions of poverty, including discussing causes and solutions. Ms. Debora Comini, UNICEF Representative in Cambodia will visit PUC to meet with students.

AGENDA:
8am - 9am: Screening of "Don't Panic: How To End Poverty in 15 years" by the late "academic superstar" Han Rosling.
9am - 9.15am: BREAK
9.15am - 11am: Discussion with Ms. Debora Comini

Beautiful Planet: Film and Panel

2018-03-06 | 6pm - 8pm | Maggha Manup

Special screening featuring exceptional images by Fauna in Focus from the documentary "A Cambodia Nature Film: Kingdom of Nature" followed by a discussion with wildlife experts and filmmakers. Event organized as part of "Beautiful Planet", a section of the official 8th Cambodian International Film Festival (CIFF) programmation.

Media and International Politics

2018-02-24 | 08:30 - 11:15 | Phnom Chiso room, 3rd floor, PUC South Campus Guest Speaker 
Dr. Raymond Leos

Dean, PUC Faculty Of Communications and Media Arts
Date: Saturday, February 24, 2018
Time: 8:30-11:15AM
Venue: Phnom Chiso room, 3rd floor, PUC South Campus
Admission: Free
Refreshments will be served 
Supported by PUC
Organized by LIRA

Urbanism, IR & Sovereignty of the Cloud

2017-12-18 | 2pm - 3:30pm | PUC South Campus, Srey Dim Hall The Strelka Institute for Media, Architecture and Design (Moscow, Russia) and PUC present a public talk on the connection between design, international relations and technology Date and Time: Monday 18th December 2017, 2pm – 3.30pm Location: PUC South Campus, Srey Dim Hall Co-organizers: The Strelka Institute, PUC Faculty of Architecture and Urban Planning, PUC Faculty of Social Sciences and International Relations Registration: Free entry and pre-registration via Facebook Description Summary: Architect, Design Strategist and Strelka Institute Design tutor Nicolay Boyadjiev will discuss the future of cities and architectural projects and the connection between design, international relations and technology. Globalization, sovereignty and citizenship will be at the heart of this unique talk, as he will link and reference familiar case studies such as the Chinese-led One Road One Belt project, or mobile Apps bringing people together in the urban environment.

2nd PUC Model United Nations: The Situation in CAR

2017-10-22 | 8am | Srey Dim Hall 32 students from PUC as well as from 5 other universities in Phnom Penh are re-enacting formal UN Security Council negotiations, discussing the conflict in the Central African Republic.

SSIR Public Series – United Nations: Role and Strategies for Sustaining Peace

2017-08-15 | 1pm | Phnom Chiso Hall Cambodia’s UN Peace and Development Advisor visits PUC to discuss “the United Nations: Role and Strategies for Sustaining Peace”. Mr. Fabio Oliva (PhD) will share detailed insight on the UN’s work to further peace objectives around the world, through the lens of his own rich experience working in conflict and post-conflict states around the world.

Roundtable Discussion – Heritage Conservation and Promoting Economic Growth and Development: Challenges, Risks and Opportunities

2017-08-04 | | SSIR and other PUC faculties organize a roundtable discussion, focusing on the future of environmental conservation and economic growth in Cambodia. Guests from the Ministry of Fine Arts and Tulane University School of Law (USA) are also joining the panels.

SSIR Public Series – SDGs and the Role of the UN FAO

2017-07-18 | | Mr Alexandre Huynh, FAO Representative in Cambodia, discusses the UN Sustainable Development Goals and the work of his agency in our country. He will focus on the progress and challenges in poverty eradication, food insecurity and malnutrition.

Seminar – Peace and Justice with Marburg University (Germany)

2017-08-01 | | Dr. Wolfgang Form from Marburg University, in Germany, visits PUC to deliver a seminar on Peace and Justice. Dr. Form will be joined by some of his students. He is the Research Director of the International Research and Documentation Center for War Crimes Trials (ICWC) at the Marburg University. The ICWC is monitoring the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC).

Roundtable Discussion -

2017-07-24 | | SSIR, organizes the discussion in collaboration with the PUC Faculty of Law and Public Affairs and the Cambodian Ministry of Justice. The topic Is timely, as ASEAN member states are still trying to make sense of regional integration efforts.

Roundtable Discussion – Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)

2017-06-30 | | Leading practitioners in the field of CSR share their expertise and an overview of CSR progress in the Kingdom. Distinguished speakers represent the Asian Development Bank, the International Business Chamber of Cambodia, the Cooperation Committee from Cambodia and Eurocham.

Conference – PUC Co-organizes the International Association of University Presidents (IAUP) Southeast Asian Regional Conference on “Building Peace Through Education And Innovation”

2016-11-03 | | PUC and the Christian University of Thailand co-organize an international conference in Siem Reap, to bring together over 20 experts from across the region, as well as Europe and North America. SSIR Faculty members are closely involved throughout the speaker selection process and the event’s coordination.

Discussion – The Rise of Facebook and Youth Voice in Cambodia

2017-06-24 | | The faculties of Social Sciences and International Relations (SSIR) and Communications and Media Arts (FCMA), in collaboration with youth group  Politikoffee, co-organize an event on the role of new media in today’s society. Discussants: Catherine V Harry (vlogger at A Dose of Cath and PUC student), Hok Kimhean (assistant researcher at CDRI) and Vong Socheata (democracy and governance specialist with USAID).

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