Berger, Axel (2018)
Die aktuelle Kolumne, 23 March 2018
An diesem Freitag treten die von den USA beschlossenen Strafzölle auf Stahl- und Aluminiumimporte in Kraft. Die amerikanische Handelspolitik war im ersten Jahr der Präsidentschaft von Donald Trump von einer aggressiven Rhetorik geprägt, der allerdings erst einmal kaum Taten folgten.
Rodríguez de Francisco, Jean Carlo / Mirja Schoderer / Carmen Richerzhagen (2018)
Die aktuelle Kolumne, 22 March 2018
The motto of this year’s World Water Day states “the answer is in nature”, referring to nature-based solutions to the “water challenges we face in the 21st century”. One of these challenges is climate change, the impacts of which threaten water se-curity worldwide.
Klingebiel, Stephan / Tancrède Voituriez (2018)
Die aktuelle Kolumne, 21 March 2018
Global development is under threat. The rising number of refugees worldwide, the protracted humanitarian crises in fragile states and the increasingly visible impacts of climate change are some of the warning signals that “inclusive”, “sustainable” or “good” development – whatever you might call it – is not close at hand.
The Instrument contributing to Stability and Peace (IcSP) is the EU’s main thematic instrument to fund assistance in conflict prevention and peacebuilding. This paper provides an in-depth analysis of the IcSP and discusses its relevance for the EU’s approach to the security-development nexus.
Burchi, Francesco / Pasquale De Muro / Eszter Kollar (2018)
Briefing Paper 5/2018
Which are the specific forms of poverty a country should focus on? This Briefing Paper suggests using the Constitutional Approach, recently developed by DIE researchers with international scholars, to identify priority poverty targets based on norm-governed national institutions.
Stamm, Andreas (2018)
Die aktuelle Kolumne, 12 March 2018
On 4 February of this year elections were held in Costa Rica, the results of which have shaken party-political democracy in the Central American country: the rapid rise of conservative evangelical groups in society and politics.