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ICPP 3 : 28-30 June 2017, Lee Kuan Yew, School of Public Policy, SINGAPORE

The 3rd International Conference on Public Policy will take place at Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, SINGAPORE from Wednesday 28th June to Friday 30th June 2017. A Preconference will be proposed on Tuesday 27th June.

Signing Ceremony between IPPA and Lee Kuan Yew, School of Public Policy

Internship Opportunities - IPPA (Masters-level students), University of Lyon, France

The International Public Policy Association (IPPA) is offering a student internship at ENTPE - University of Lyon, France, at the head office of the Association. .

The main objective of the International Public Policy Association (IPPA)is to develop research in the field of public policy and to create an academic community across the world. It currently has 1000 members from 70 different countries and is composed of 22 international representatives of the College including 12 representatives of the Executive Committee.

Activities: The main activity will be organizing the International Conference on Public Policy (ICPP) which takes place every two years (Grenoble 2013 – 900 attendees; Milan 2015 – 1300 attendees) where researchers on public policy from around the world are involved. The next conference will take place in Singapore in June 2017 (Lee Kuan School of Public Policy). Ever increasing, the Association has various ongoing and future projects to develop itself, such as Winter/Summer Schools on public policy for students (Brazil, Italy, Etc.), an academic review, books, etc. The purpose of the IPPA is also to offer resources on public policy to the international academic community through its website and newsletters (which are sent twice a month to more than 4000 subscribers).

Intern responsibilities: The intern will help towards contributing to the development of the International Public Policy Association (IPPA) by working on:

  • The organization of the 3rd International Conference on Public Policy in Singapore (2017)
  • Creating Winter/Summer school sessions
  • Developing and managing a new website for the Association
  • Searching for academic and institutional support
  • Sending out IPPA newsletters
  • Managing communications and member relations in the Association
  • Actively engaging in and enhancing participation in the online Book Forum
  • Daily assistance in administration and management of the Association
  • Assisting in research
  • Intern profile: The candidate will be well-organized, autonomous and have a keen interest in research and public policy.

Internship time periods: Two interns are required for each of the following periods:

  • Period 1 : September 2016 to January 2017 (closure date : July 31st 2016)
  • Period 2 : February 2017 to July 2017 (closure date : October 31st 2016)

Education level required : Master Student in Public Policy, Political Sciences or Social Sciences.

Languages requirement: English (fluent) – French (basic).

Administrative requirement: Tripartite intern agreement signed by the intern’s university, the intern and the IPPA (must cover the entire duration of the internship).

Allowance: Following the current French law, the allowance is around 515€/month (based on a 35h/week work time).

Other benefits: A 50% reimbursement on public transport costs and access to the ENTPE cafeteria (around 3-4 € / meal).

Accommodation: Access to student residences near the campus of ENTPE for the internship duration (rent: from 250 € to 350 € dependent upon the apartment).

Closure deadlines: July 31st 2016 or October 31st 2016 depending the chosen period.

Internship location: Head office of the IPPA, located in ENTPE (State National School on Public Works), at LAET Laboratory (UMR CNRS), 2 rue Maurice Audin, 69120 Vaulx en Velin, France.

Our Website:

To apply, please send to the following mail address your resume and a cover letter including which period you wish to do the internship: icpublicpolicy

Regional Conference on Public Policy - Hong Kong 2016

The Regional Conference on Public Policy co-organised by IPPA and Hong Kong University will take place at HKU the 10 and 11 june 2016.

All information on the website of HKU here:

See the video of ICPP 2 at Milan

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Conference Helen Ingram par pzittoun

The sponsors

The conference and this website are sponsored by:

  • Six Research Committees (RC) of the International Political Science Association (IPSA) : RC05 (Comparative Studies on Local Government and Politics), RC19 (Gender Politics and Policy), RC25 (Comparative Health Policy), RC30 (Comparative Public Policy), RC32 (Public Policy and Administration), RC38 (Business and Politics)
  • The Standing Group 39 on Theoretical Perspectives in Policy Analysis of the European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR),
  • The Research Committee of Public Policy and Governance of Russian Political Science Association (RPSA)
  • The Public Policy Section of the The American Political Science Association (APSA)
  • The French Political Science Association (AFSP).
  • The International Comparative Policy Analysis Forum
Institutional Members & Partners

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