Cooperations

Deutsche Welle Global Media Forum 2017

"Breaking up filter bubbles. How to retain diversity?"
19 June 2017, World Conference Center Bonn
In the course of the DW Global Media Forum 2017

DW Global Media Forum Workshop

Roundtable talk
Distortions in migrant reporting –
striving towards a realistic picture
14 June 2016, World Conference Center Bonn,
in the course of the DW Global Media Forum 2016

5th Käte Hamburger Lecture

Global Governance and the State of Nuclear Weapons
Wednesday, 12th June 2013, 3.00 pm
House of the EKD, Berlin

Cities in Transition – Pioneers for Sustainable Development

Development Dialogue within the Asia-Pacific Weeks 2013
Cities in Transition – Pioneers for Sustainable Development
Tue.-Wed., 10-12 June 2013
GIZ-House and House of the EKD, Berlin

32nd Forum on Global Issues

On Behalf of the People?
Success factors and pitfalls of external democracy promotion
Tuesday, 7 May 2013
Conference Centre in the Federal Foreign Office, Berlin

4th Käte Hamburger Lecture

Beyond 2015: Getting Serious about Global Justice
Thursday, 6th December 2012
Grand City Hotel Duisburger Hof, Duisburg

Bonn UN Talks

Feeding the World Challenges, Strategies and Volunteers
Bonn UN Talks to mark United Nations Day
Friday, 21 October 2011, 6 pm
Art and Exhibition Hall of the Federal Republic of Germany

Global Media Forum Workshop

Food vs. Fuel
The role of the media in securing the right to food
20 June 2011, World Conference Center Bonn,
in the course of the DW Global Media Forum 2011

Expert Conference

A European Seat in the UN Security Council?
Restarting the stalled reform process
23 - 25 May 2011, Brussels
NEWS

sef: Bonn Symposium 2017

Local partnerships to implement the SDGs

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On 5th and 6th December 2017, sef: will, together with the Service Agency Communities in One World (SKEW) of Engagement Global gGmbH, the Federal State of North Rhine-Westphalia and other supporters, host its annual Bonn Symposium. What are good examples of partnerships within and between municipalities worldwide? What can be done to facilitate better knowledge sharing among municipalities– and how can networks of cities make a contribution here? These questions will be discussed with international representatives from municipalities, city networks as well as from academia, business and civil society. Register now!

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sef: Policy Lunch 2017

Is a legally-binding UN Treaty on Business and Human Rights possible?

SAVE THE DATE

What is the state of the United Nations negotiations on a legally-binding Treaty on Business and Human Rights? What is the European Union’s position towards the negotiations taking place in October again? Experts will discuss the current developments at the sef: Policy Lunch on 20 November 2017. The event will take place in cooperation with CIDSE – International Alliance of Catholic Development Agencies at the Representation of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia to the EU in Brussels. Further information will follow soon.


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"More advocacy work needed"

INTERVIEW WITH CEPHAS LUMINA
Former UN Independent Expert on Foreign Debt and Human Rights

In 2012, the Guiding Principles on Foreign Debt and Human Rights were endorsed by the UN Human Rights Council. What has happened since? What still has to be done? Professor Cephas Lumina, former UN Independent Expert on Foreign Debt and Human Rights assesses the current situation in a video interview with sef: on the occasion of an International sef: Expert Workshop  on “Human Rights and the Global Economy”. The interview is also available in written form as sef: insight.

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"Women are losing out"

INTERVIEW WITH RANJA SENGUPTA
Third World Network, New Delhi

In countries of the Global South, trade and investment agreements often have a negative effect on the weakest parts of society, in particular women. Why is this so? And how can unequal power relations that foster an economic system at the expense of the weakest be challenged? At a recent International sef: Expert Workshop, Ranja Sengupta shared the results of her research in India in a video interview. The interview is also available in written form as sef: insight.

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