Programme

Conference language English

New Alliances for Global Public Goods?
What emerging powers expect of Germany and the EU

Workshop-Programme as pdf-file
 

Tuesday, 8 December 2015

13.00 hrs Registration and Light Refreshments
13.30 hrs Welcome
13.45 hrs Session I
The 2015 Debates on Peace and Security in the UN
15.30 hrs Coffee Break
16.00 hrs Session II
Responsible Sovereignty:
Elements of a Possible Common Definition
18.30 hrs End of Day
19.00 hrs Dinner and Informal Evening

Wednesday, 9 December 2015

09.00 hrs Welcome Coffee
09.15 hrs Session III
Norms under pressure:
Is There a Way to Reduce Double Standards
and Selectivity?
11.30 hrs Coffee Break and light refreshments
11.45 hrs Session IV
Towards a Universal Norm on How to Support
Conflict-Affected Countries
14.00 hrs Wrap-up and Future Prospects
14.20 hrs Closing Remarks by the Organizers
NEWS

The Global Refugee Crisis: Towards a just response

NEW ISSUE PUBLISHED

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.

:further info here

How to defend digital rights?

REPORT ONLINE

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

:further info here