Conference results

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Conference report

Paradigm Shift 2015. Towards a New Sustainable Development Agenda (pdf)
Sara Zschiesche


Paradigm shift 2015 (pdf)
Roberto Bissio

Global Public Goods: 
A Concept for Framing the Post-2015 Agenda?
Inge Kaul

Globalization at a Cross Roads:
Key Challenges for the Twenty-First Century
Rob Vos

Conference programme

Programme (pdf)
13-14 November 2012
Deutsche Welle and Haus der Geschichte, Bonn

Workshop programme (pdf)
13-14 November 2012
Deutsche Welle, Bonn

Video Interviews
Roberto BissioNajat Rochdi

The Global Refugee Crisis: Towards a just response


With their effort to keep refugees and migrants out of their territories, Western nations abdicate their historical and political responsibility, according to the analysis of the renowned Indian migration researcher B.S. Chimni in GLOBAL TRENDS. ANALYSIS 03|2018. Chimni therefore calls for a just response from the international community to the global refugee crisis. Such a response could only consist of a multidimensional strategy that had to be worked out in a genuine dialogue between all stakeholders.

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How to defend digital rights?


Internet freedom is threatened in many states by restrictions to net neutrality or by governments shutting down internet applications. But there are rays of hope. In different world regions, civil society is mobilizing to protect net neutrality. sef: discussed activists’ experiences from different world regions with ´Gbenga Sesan from Nigeria and Thomas Lohninger from Austria during a roundtable talk at the Deutsche Welle Global Media Forum.

Read the most important results of the discussion in our short report

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