The Current Column

Bonn, 11 September 2019. Even if we succeed in halting the global temperature increase at 1.5°C, the world is already facing dire consequences resulting from climate change.


Photo: Benjamin Schraven

Bonn, 9 September 2019. Most people connect climate migration to Africa or Pacific Island states. It would be a mistake to ignore Latin America.


Research Programmes


Current Publications

Der Mythos von der Unvereinbarkeit von Wachstum und Gleichheit

Negre, Mario / José Cuesta / Ana Revenga / Prescott J. Morley (2019)

Soziale und ökologische Herausforderungen der globalen Textilwirtschaft: Lösungsbeiträge der deutschen Entwicklungszusammenarbeit

Stamm, Andreas / Tilman Altenburg / Maximilian Müngersdorff / Tim Stoffel / Kasper Vrolijk (2019)

Upcoming Events

Event Series
The Imperative of Responsibility-Understanding Hans Jonas
Bonn, 25.04.2019 until 11.12.2019

Public Panel Debate
Beyond reconstruction
Berlin, 16.09.2019

Panel Discussion
MGG at 2nd International Convention on Sustainable Trade and Standards
Rio de Janeiro, 17.09.2019

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News from within our Institute

DIE Newsletter August2019
To the Newsletter

We congratulate our former Director Dirk Messner on his new position as President of the German Environment Agency (Umweltbundesamt) and wish him all the best for the new task!
Press release of the UBA

Call for Papers
Workshop "Social protection for social cohesion"
Deadline: 12.09.2019

The German Development Institute / Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE) has become member of Bonn Alliance for Sustainability Research
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