Bonn Symposium

Bonn Symposium 2017

Local partnerships. Working together to
implement Agenda 2030 worldwide
Deutsche Welle, Bonn
5-6 December 2017

Bonn Symposium 2016

Leave no one behind. Agenda 2030:
a social policy mandate for the local level
Deutsche Welle, Bonn
24-25 November 2016

Bonn Symposium 2015

Implementing the Sustainable Development Goals at the Local Level –
Strategies and Mechanisms
17-18 November 2015
Deutsche Welle, Bonn

Bonn Symposium 2014

Local Engagement for Development:
Prospects for a Post-2015 Agenda
26-27 November 2014
Deutsche Welle, Bonn

Bonn Symposium 2013

Local Actors and the Post-2015 Agenda.
Good local governance: a prerequisite for development?
28-29 November 2013
Deutsche Welle, Bonn

Bonn Symposium 2008-2012

Five-year project series on "Sustainable Development"
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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