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This collection houses materials to support our free iTunes U course: 'Introduction to Global Governance', which introduces and complements our accredited Masters course 'MSc Global Governance'. Videos of visiting speakers are also shared in the collection 'Talking Points: Public and Guest Lectures'.

With academics and guest lecturers of international renown and field trips to significant organisations, the MSc Global Governance will offer you an opportunity to develop your understanding of global and local approaches to global challenges including human rights, labour rights, environmental degradation and corruption. These are cross-sector, global challenges that face decision makers operating at the highest level, so following completion of your studies you will be well equipped for senior roles in some of the top international organisations. For more information about MSc Global Governance, visit the website: bit.ly/USW-MScGlobalGovernance

The University of South Wales (USW) was formed in April 2013 by the merger of the University of Glamorgan and the University of Wales, Newport. As one of Britain’s most exciting new universities and a major player in higher education, the University is among the top 10 campus universities in the UK by student number and attracts a cosmopolitan mix of students from 120 countries. With over 30,000 students across five campuses, it was rated top for student support in the Times Higher Education Awards 2012.

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This collection houses materials to support our free iTunes U course: 'Introduction to Global Governance', which introduces and complements our accredited Masters course 'MSc Global Governance'. Videos of visiting speakers are also shared in the collection 'Talking Points: Public and Guest Lectures'.

With academics and guest lecturers of international renown and field trips to significant organisations, the MSc Global Governance will offer you an opportunity to develop your understanding of global and local approaches to global challenges including human rights, labour rights, environmental degradation and corruption. These are cross-sector, global challenges that face decision makers operating at the highest level, so following completion of your studies you will be well equipped for senior roles in some of the top international organisations. For more information about MSc Global Governance, visit the website: bit.ly/USW-MScGlobalGovernance

The University of South Wales (USW) was formed in April 2013 by the merger of the University of Glamorgan and the University of Wales, Newport. As one of Britain’s most exciting new universities and a major player in higher education, the University is among the top 10 campus universities in the UK by student number and attracts a cosmopolitan mix of students from 120 countries. With over 30,000 students across five campuses, it was rated top for student support in the Times Higher Education Awards 2012.

    Expert Synopsis: Human Rights

    Expert Synopsis: Human Rights

    Paul Griffiths is a serving Detective Superintendent with Gwent Police Force in Wales, UK, and the leading expert on on modern day slavery both for the Force and for Wales. He also supports human trafficking charity work. His current role (in 2015) has him taking lead responsibility for balancing police powers with human rights. In this expert synopsis for the University of South Wales, he addresses this question of Human Rights.

    • 9 min
    Expert Synopsis: Sustainable Development

    Expert Synopsis: Sustainable Development

    Andrea Westall is a strategy and policy consultant; visiting Senior Research Fellow with the UK’s Open University; and trustee of the Foundation for Democracy and Sustainable Development. In this expert synopsis for the University of South Wales, she addresses the question of sustainable development.

    • 13 min
    Expert Synopsis: Global Financial Crisis

    Expert Synopsis: Global Financial Crisis

    James Corcoran has more than 20 years of professional experience in finance and accounting, both with the public sector and with governments throughout Central and Eastern Europe. Currently (in 2015) he is engaged as the Senior Financial Expert for IWSP in Egypt, where this €300m programme will improve the water supply networks and waste water systems for more than 16 million people. In this expert synopsis for the University of South Wales, James Corcoran addresses the question of the global financial crisis.

    • 5 min
    Expert Synopsis on UN Global Compact

    Expert Synopsis on UN Global Compact

    Dr Bela Arora is Senior Lecturer in Global Governance and Course Leader of the MSc Global Governance at the University of South Wales.

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    Peter Hain contributes to the MSc Global Governance

    Peter Hain contributes to the MSc Global Governance

    A former senior member of the British Government, the Right Honorable Peter Hain MP is now also a visiting professor on the MSc Global Governance award at the University of South Wales. Here he explains how he can share his extensive experience with our students.

    • 3 min
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    Geoff Cousins contributes to the MSc Global Governance

    Geoff Cousins contributes to the MSc Global Governance

    Geoff Cousins is the former Global Director of Jaguar Cars UK and an international business consultant. He is also a visiting professor on the MSc Global Governance award at the University of South Wales. Here he explains how he can share his extensive experience with our students.

    • 1 min.

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