Online Tool: TREND analytics
TREND analytics is an unique online tool offering its users a birds’ eye perspective of 300 environmental provisions in 630 preferential trade agreements that have been signed since 1945. At the same time political decision makers, researchers or civil society actors are enabled to zoom into the great diversity of this environmental provisions.
Rising Powers from the developing world change global and national development paths. In an increasingly interconnected world, states like China, India, Brazil, but also Indonesia, Mexico, South Africa or Vietnam impact on the development prospects of other countries. Beyond the traditional perception as middle-income countries, these rising powers are regionally and globally important actors. Thus, they are crucial elements in political problem-solving in a poly-centric world.
Nexus Water - Energy - Land - Climate
The Nexus Water - Energy - Land - Climate
Research at the German Development Institute / Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE) inquires which incentives, governance mechanism and policy instruments could reduce negative effects and stimulate win-win solutions. This topic special presents relevant works and activities.
In 2013, the UNFCCC decided that every member state should formulate its national contribution to address the challenges of climate change, the (I)NDCs. These proved to be a corner stone for the implementation of the Paris Agreement. The online tool explores the NDCs as well as broader debates like SDGs and fossil fuel subsidy reform.
Matias, Denise Margaret / Till Stellmacher / Christian Borgemeister / Jun G. Cayron / Henrik von Wehrden (2017)
Wehrmann, Dorothea (2017)
Berger, Axel / Clara Brandi / Dominique Bruhn (2017)
Trade for Sustainable Development (T4SD) Forum
Geneva, 25.09.2017 until 27.09.2017
Gremiensitzung SDSN Germany
6. Erweiterter Lenkungsausschuss
WTO Public Forum Session
From the G20 Hamburg Summit to MC11 in Buenos Aires
Policy panel and networking event
Unveiling the environmental reality of trade agreements
Bonn, 25.09.2017. The WTO Public Forum should point out that Environmental provisions are more than a trade policy fig leaf.
Bonn, 18 September 2017. International Day of Peace is celebrated on 21 September. The 2030 Agenda makes key points to the issue of peace.
News from within our Institute
Conference back to back with COP 23
Climate Action and Human Wellbeing at a Crossroads: Historical Transformation or Backlash?
Bonn, 4-5 November 2017
Online Tool TREND analytics
Opportunities for refugees with academic / scientific background
For refugees with academic reference the DIE offers the opportunity to get involved with the Institute’s activities.