Foreign Voices 2006-2010

All editions of the Foreign Voices can be downloaded as pdf-file.

Foreign Voices 2|2009
Self-determined development vs. externally controlled aid efficiency – what kind of development strategy leads to success? Yash Tandon in a controversy with Eckhard Deutscher
Yash Tandon und Eckhard Deutscher

Foreign Voices 1|2009
Women and Traditional Knowledge in Drylands
Luc Gnacadja

Foreign Voices 3|2008
In the aftermaths of the xenophobic violence in South Africa: How can South African cities respond?
Aurelia Wa Kabwe-Segatti

Foreign Voices 2|2008
The UN/AU-Hybrid Mission in Darfur: Challenges of Implementation
Henri Boshoff

Foreign Voices 1|2008
The Responsibility to Protect (R2P): A way forward - or rather part of the problem?
Thelma Ekiyor

Foreign Voices 6|2007
Turning the resource curse into a blessing. How to further social and economic development in resource-rich countries
Ana Elizabeth Bastida

Foreign Voices 5|2007
Partnership or Neo-Colonialism? The Role of the South in Global Resource Governance
Joyce R. Aryee

Foreign Voices 4|2006
Energy & Geopolitics. A European and a Chinese Perspective
Jacques de Jong

Foreign Voices 3|2006
What Role for South Coalitions in Global Governance? A South African View
Elizabeth Sidiropoulos

Foreign Voices 2|2006
How to Conduct Security Sector Reform in Kosovo in Order to Increase Internal and Regional Security
Challenges and Opportunities
Lulzim Peci

Foreign Voices 1|2006
What role for "traditional-religious" authorities in fragile states? The example of Tajikistan
Abdullo Hakim Rahnamo


Anchoring global governance in societies


The opponents of global cooperation touch a nerve when they talk about global governance as an elitist project. The embedding of global governance at a societal level remains relatively weak. In our International sef: Expert Workshop 2018, we therefore aim to identify new strategies which could contribute to the progressive anchoring of global governance in society.

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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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sef: Policy Lunch 2018

The EU in Global Food Governance


Enough food is produced worldwide to feed humanity, yet more than 815 million people in the world are undernourished. What is the global vision for food and nutrition governance? What initiatives and reforms are being implemented? What role can the EU play?

sef: and CIDSE – International Alliance of Catholic Development Agencies discussed these questions during a Policy Lunch in Brussels. Read the report now!

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Strengthening Local Peacebuilding. Establishing the Basis for Sustaining Peace


On 30 May 2018, international experts discussed in Berlin in what way local peacebuilding can contribute to the prevention of conflicts and to a sustainable peace. Examples from Burundi, Ghana, the Philippines and South Africa were provided to demonstrate chances and challenges of local peacebuilding. Read our short summary now.

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