Priscilla Arhin
On the Way to Habitat 3

Hon. Nana Ato Arthur
The Importance of the Issue of Sustainability for African Municipalities and Communities

Gerhard Becker
Input Group C "Sustainable Consumption and Production" (German language)

Renate Daurer
Input Group H "Developing Indicators" (German language)

Monika Frieling
Adjusting the German Sustainability Strategy (German language)

Laura Gouverneur
Input Group B "Climate Protection"

AHM Abdul Hai
Input Group D "Managing Migration Sustainably" (German language)

Albrecht W. Hoffmann
Input Group E "Review of Local Activities"

Peter Ilk
Input Group A "Local Development Policy" (German language)

Kgosientso Ramokgopa
The New Agenda for Sustainable Development

Susanne Wildermann

Video Interviews

Interview with Mercedes Mathebula
Implementing the Sustainable Development Goals in the City of Tshwane


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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