Simulation of the UN Veto Initiative
March 8, 2023

In April 2022, the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) adopted the so-called ‘Veto Initiative’ under Resolution A/RES/76/262, which establishes a standing mandate for a UNGA meeting any time one or more of the five Permanent Members of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) – China, France, Russia, the United Kingdom, and the United…

Liechtenstein Institute Internship at UN Office of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict
March 3, 2023
Call for Applications

Princeton University students are invited to apply to join the United Nations Office of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict (SRSG CAAC) as unpaid interns this summer to conduct collaborative…

2023-2024 Student Associate Application
March 1, 2023

The application to become an Associate with the Liechtenstein Institute is now LIVE! We will be accepting applications until March 20.

RE-APPLICATION (for current Student Associates)
Global Food and Fertilizer Security and Geopolitical Challenges
Feb. 27, 2023

LISD Founding Director Wolfgang Danspeckgruber convened a private, off-the-record Liechtenstein Colloquium (vLCM) on food and fertilizer supply chain security and contemporary geopolitics from January 12-15, 2023 in Triesenberg, Liechtenstein. The hybrid colloquium brought together senior representatives from the World Food Programme, academia,…

Applications open for the Paul S. Sarbanes '54 Postdoctoral Research Associate
Feb. 17, 2023

The Seeger Center for Hellenic Studies and the School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University invite applications for the Paul S. Sarbanes '54 postdoctoral position on contemporary Greek politics, society, policy or current affairs, to support a highly promising early-career scholar who is trained in international studies,…

Summer Internship Opportunity at the Liechtenstein Mission to the United Nations, New York
Feb. 10, 2023

The Liechtenstein Mission to the UN (LMUN) has a long-standing relationship with the Liechtenstein Institute on Self-Determination (LISD) at Princeton University. In recent years we have worked together to advance dialogue on subjects including international criminal justice, sea-level rise and children in armed conflict, as well as ongoing…

Barbara Buckinx joins Princeton University delegation at COP27
Nov. 10, 2022

Leaders and negotiators from almost 200 countries have gathered in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt, for the annual UN climate change conference, COP27. Between November 6-18, 2022, country delegates and negotiators will be joined by approximately forty thousand delegates from industry, civil society and academia to debate the climate crisis. 

Europe's Moment: A Conversation with Ursula von der Leyen, President of the European Commission
Sept. 22, 2022



On September 22nd, President von der Leyen visited Princeton University and gave a keynote address in which she discussed her vision for democracy, climate change and cooperation between the European Union and the United States. During her visit, sponsored by the Liechtenstein…