Thought Leadership

Some of the world’s leaders, and leading thinkers from NUS and overseas, regularly gather and add to the rich diversity of thoughts and ideas on our campuses, in Singapore and across the globe.
Here’s what they had to share.

Global health governance in the time of COVID-19

Speakers: Professor S Jayakumar, Professor Gian Luca Burci, Professor Tikki Elka Pangestu, Professor Anthony Anghie, Dr Ayelet Berman and Dr Nilüfer Oral 29 Apr 2020

Former Deputy Prime Minister Professor S Jayakumar, Chair of the NUS CIL International Advisory Panel, together with Professor Gian Luca Burci; Professor Tikki Elka Pangestu; Professor Anthony Anghie; Dr Ayelet Berman and the moderator Dr Nilüfer Oral, discussed the legal obligations of states and the operations of the WHO, as well as key challenges and governance gaps which have been revealed during the COVID-19 pandemic.
After the Pandemic — The Rebirth of Big Government? State Capacity, Trust and Privacy in the Post-COVID-19 Era

After the Pandemic — The Rebirth of Big Government? State Capacity, Trust and Privacy in the Post-COVID-19 Era

Speakers: Mr Tharman Shanmugaratnam, Mr John Micklewait, and Ms Rana Foroohar, 22 Jul 2020