Berlin Summer Dialogues

Berlin Summer Dialogue 2017

Exclusion as a Cause of Violent Conflict –
Strategies for International Cooperation
Berlin Town Hall
28-29 June 2017

Berlin Summer Dialogue 2016

Displacement and Forced Migration –
Rethinking prevention
Berlin Town Hall
29-30 June 2016

Berlin Summer Dialogue 2015

International responsibility in refugee situations:
Prevention – regional stability – peace work
Berlin Town Hall
17-18 June 2015

Berlin Summer Dialogue 2014

Global Governance: A Past Model with Future Prospects?
Policy-Makers and Academics in Dialogue
Berlin Town Hall
25-26 June 2014

Berlin Summer Dialogue 2012

International Disaster Relief
The challenges posed by fragile states and climate change
Berlin Town Hall
13-14 September 2012

Berlin Summer Dialogue 2011

Adaptation to Climate Change
New Structures of International Cooperation – an Expression of Global Responsibility?
27 - 28 September 2011
Berlin Town Hall

Berlin Summer Dialogue 2010

Municipal Cooperation with Migrant Networks
Opportunities for Development, Peace and Integration Policy
2 - 3 September 2010
Berlin Town Hall
NEWS

“Sustaining Peace” – Current challenges for democracy

ANNOUNCEMENT

2018 will be the start of a new high-level sef: series called Dresden Forum for International Politics. On 8/9 February 2018, international experts will convene to discuss current challenges for democracies. What are possible pathways towards lasting peace and nonviolent societies? Staffan de Mistura, UN Special Envoy for Syria, and Steve Killelea, Publisher of the Global Peace Index, have already confirmed their participation.

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sef/INEF News November 2017

NEW EDITION PUBLISHED

We have just released a new edition of sef/INEF News. Find out more about our current events and publications!

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Human Rights and the Global Economy

REPORT PUBLISHED

The relationship between the global economy and human rights is complex. Too often, the latter fall by the wayside. Unequal power relations seem to be an important factor. On 07th and 8th September 2017, a group of international experts discussed in Bonn how to challenge structures that favour unequal power relations to the detriment of human rights. Read a summary of the discussions in our conference report!

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UN Compact for Migration: Unresolved issues

NEW GG-SPOTLIGHT PUBLISHED

At a UN Summit in September 2016, the Heads of State and Government endorsed a commitment to achieve a Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration by September 2018. How does the preparatory process look like? What are crucial issues still to be resolved? And what should the negotiators consider? Read the answers in this Global Governance Spotlight by Steffen Angenendt.

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