Workshop for Experts from the German Länder

Workshop for Experts from the Federal States 2017

Implementing and communicating sustainability
13-14 September 2017
Eberswalde University for Sustainable Development

Workshop for Experts from the Federal States 2016

Flight and Migration as an Issue for the German Länder's Development Policy
13-14 April 2016
LVR-LandesMuseum Bonn

Workshop for Experts from the Federal States 2015

Regional Partnerships with the Global South –
Factors for Success and Challenges
5-6 March 2015
Neues Schloss, Stuttgart

Workshop for Experts from the Federal States 2014

Conference of Experts
European Year of Development 2015 –
The Perspective of the German Länder
20-21 February 2014
Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport
of the Federal State of Brandenburg, Potsdam

Workshop for Experts from the Federal States 2013

Acting in Global Responsibility –
Measures for the Implementation of the Guidelines on Development Policy of the Federal States
4-5 March 2013
State Chancellery, Stadttor, Düsseldorf

Workshop for Experts from the Federal States 2012

Making Global Interdependences Visible –
A Core Development Policy Task for the German Länder
14-15 February 2012
Senate Department for Economics, Technology and Research, Berlin
NEWS

sef: insights 3-4|2018

NEW PUBLICATIONS

During the Potsdam Spring Dialogues we spoke to two experts about innovative measures of social protection. Nkateko Chauke elaborates in the interview how a Basic Income Grant for the SADC region might work. Raquel Tebaldi gives recommendations how social protection might cover women better.

Read the interviews as sef: insights or watch them as videos!

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How to defend digital rights?

sef: HOSTS SESSION

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 or to fight digital rights abuses in the courts. What do activists’ experiences from Europe and Africa have in common? What can journalists and the media contribute?

sef: will discuss these questions with experts from around the globe at a roundtable talk during the Deutsche Welle Global Media Forum. Register now!

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Strengthening Local Peacebuilding

EXPERT CONFERENCE ON 29/30 May 2018

The Berlin Summer Dialogue on 29 and 30 May 2018 will discuss the chances and challenges of local peacebuilding as the basis for sustaining peace., with a particular focus on the participation of women and youth. In addition, we will look at useful support for local peace initiatives from outside. Further information and the programme can be found here. Participation by invitation only.

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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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