Potsdam Spring Dialogues

Potsdam Spring Dialogues 2017

Future Prospects for Africa’s Youth:
Regional and international strategies
NH Hotel, Potsdam
6-7 April 2017

Potsdam Spring Dialogues 2016

Pathways towards Coordinated African Migration Governance:
The African Regional Organisations’ Role
7-8 April 2016
Hotel Voltaire, Potsdam

Potsdam Spring Dialogues 2015

Disease Control and Prevention in Africa:
Current Reforms to Strengthen Regional Cooperation
26-27 March 2015
Hotel Voltaire, Potsdam

Potsdam Spring Dialogues 2014

Natural Resource Governance in Africa.
How to Benefit from Regional Integration
07-08 May 2014
Hotel Voltaire, Potsdam

Potsdam Spring Dialogues 2013

Fostering Energy Access in Africa.
Challenges and Opportunities for Regional Integration
26-27 April 2013
Hotel Voltaire, Potsdam

Potsdam Spring Dialogues 2012

Trade: Potentials and Pitfalls for Regional Integration and
Development in Africa
27-28 April 2012
Hotel Voltaire, Potsdam

Potsdam Spring Dialogues 2011

Land Policy: A Key Factor in Combating Hunger
The Role of African Regional Organisations
15-16 April 2011
Hotel Voltaire, Potsdam

Potsdam Spring Dialogues 2010

External Shocks and Africa's Regional Organisations
From Reaction to Prevention
16 - 17 April 2010
Hotel Voltaire, Potsdam
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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