The Institute of International Relations at The University of the West Indies is a well-established and regarded interdisciplinary Caribbean regional centre for the analysis and advancement of international relations.

 

  • Students of IIR at UWI Open Day
  • IIR Students at a Simulation CARICOM meeting
  • Director greets United Nations Secretary General, Ban Ki-Moon.
  • Dr. Mark Kirton with President of Guyana, H.E. David Granger
 

Upcoming Events

La Asociacion de Estados del Caribe (AEC) y la sostenabilidad del Caribe

al cargo del Embajador Sr. Alfonso Munera Cavadia

jueves 30 de junio de 2016, 18:00h

Yves Collart Board Room

(this event will be in Spanish)

MPhil to PhD Upgrade Seminar

Nikita Pardesi

Tuesday 2nd August, 2016

MPhil/PhD Seminars

Ricky Ramnarine

Geneve Phillip

Tuesday 2nd August, 2016

Student Trip to Cuba/Panama 2016

14th - 21st August, 2016

Videos of past events are available at www.livestream.com/iirtv

 

IIR Publications

Caribbean Journal of International Relations and Diplomacy

A joint quarterly publication of the UWI Institute of International Relations (IIR) and the Trinidad and Tobago Ministry of Foreign Affairs - Volume 2, Issue 1, March, 2014

IIR Today

Take a look at the latest issue of the IIR's newsletter, the IIR Today.

             iirtoday

 

For more IIR publications click here.

 

Announcements

  • The University of the West Indies has announced the appointment of Dr. Mark Kirton as the Acting Director of the Institute of International Relations, with effect from 1 January, 2016. Read more...
  • Five researchers from the Institute of International Relations led by Dr. Annita Montoute have been selected as the winners of the Specific Call for Research Projects: The Caribbean in the Partnership EU-CELAC. Read more...
  • Dr. Matthew Bishop won a grant of $15,200 from the Social Science Research Council for his project The Turning Tide of Drug Policy in the Americas: is the Caribbean Riding the Wave? Read More...
  • The United Nations International Law Fellowship Programme. Application Form.
  • The IIR is the hub for the Caribbean Child Rights Observatory Network (CCRON) See more about the objectives and function of CCRON here

Spotlight

IIR 50th Anniversary logo

The Institute of International Relations is celebrating 50 years! We will be hosting a series of events surrounding this monentous occasion.

The most recent of these events was the Naming Ceremony, for the Norman Girvan Library, the Yves Collart Board Room and the Hans Geiser Board Room at The Diplomatic Academy of the Caribbean.Families of Dr Hans Geiser and Professor Emeritus Norman Girvan joined with the Insitute to celebrate these important figures of the IIR.

Photos from IIR and Friends Can Cook

Photos from Black-Tie Dinner

 

 

Our Affiliates

osiIDRC                                                                   CANARI