The Current Column

Every Monday, the German Development Institute / Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE) comments on the latest issues and trends of international development policy by its Current Column. The column is intended for politically interested readers who want to get a brief overview on the state of German and international development policy.

Current and past issues can be downloaded for free from the DIE website.

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Crisis or progress? The Global Partnership for Effective Development Cooperation (GPEDC) after Nairobi

Klingebiel, Stephan / Xiaoyun Li
The Current Column of 06 December 2016

A new social contract for the countries in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA)

Loewe, Markus / Amirah El-Haddad / Mark Furness / Annabelle Houdret / Bernhard Trautner / Tina Zintl
The Current Column of 05 December 2016

Development Effectiveness: restoring the sense of urgency

Janus, Heiner / Niels Keijzer
The Current Column of 28 November 2016

Food security in the face of climate change: impossible without water

Herrfahrdt-Pähle, Elke / Waltina Scheumann
The Current Column of 21 November 2016