Institute of International Studies (IIS), Department of International Relations, Universitas Gadjah Mada is committed to bring insights on the studies of International Relations from the perspective of Global South. Bandung Conference and Beyond in 2015 has marked the commitment of IIS in contributing to Global South studies. IIS also actively produces discussion series, seminars, and publications to sharply analyze various issues related to the Global South, and developing insights on International Relations studies from the Global South perspectives. Initiated from the “Bandung Conference and Beyond” in 2015, IIS has committed to contribute to Global South studies by hosting the series of Annual Convention on the Global South (GOSOUTH) that began in 2019.
To this day, IIS UGM has successfuly organized 3 editions of Annual Convention of the Global South, namely :
- GOSOUTH 2019 : Rethinking International Relations in the Era of Technological Disruptions 
- GOSOUTH 2020 : Global South in the Era of Pandemic : Order, Development and Security 
- GOSOUTH 2021 : International Order Beyond The Pandemic : Repositioning of the Global South
Going forward, IIS UGM is fully committed to always continuing its contribution to the study of the global south by holding the Annual Convention of the Global South regularly every year.