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

Public Evening Event

The role of local media in armed conflict

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The media have a responsibility to report sensitively on conflicts and diverse social groups. The spread of disinformation or “fake news” can escalate conflicts. It is important to raise media professionals’ awareness of conflict-sensitive, peace-oriented journalism. At a public evening event during the Berlin Summer Dialogue, we would like to discuss opportunities and limits of a peace-oriented reporting with media experts working in conflict zones Register now!

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Sustaining Peace. Can a new approach change the UN? 

NEW ISSUE PUBLISHED

The world is facing enormous challenges in light of protracted crises and conflicts. The United Nations are looking for answers with the new ‘sustaining peace’ approach. What are the chances of the new approach to change the UN and create sustainable peace? The new Global Governance Spotlight written by Cedric de Coning offers a current overview.

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Current challenges for democracies

REPORT ONLINE

In February 2018, the first Dresden Forum for International Politics took place. The new series is co-organised by the sef:, the Free State of Saxony, Engagement Global gGmbh and Foundation Frauenkirche Dresden. Around 80 experts from different world regions discussed current challenges for democracy. They focused on how to create and sustain peaceful societies in democracies. Read the conference report and further coverage online now!

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