Against the rise of agricultural corridor initiatives in Sub-Sahara Africa, this report analyses the potentials and pitfalls of older spatial development initiatives. It shows that spatial approaches are very difficult to get right. Yet, there is potential to learn from the past.
Brandi, Clara / Hannah Janetschek / Adis Dzebo (2017)
Die aktuelle Kolumne, 06 November 2017
This year’s climate conference needs to show how seriously the Paris Climate Agreement is being taken by the global community, and it should also be used as an opportunity to achieve better dovetailing of climate protection and sustainable development.
Brandi, Clara / Adis Dzebo / Hannah Janetschek (2017)
This Briefing Paper presents key findings of a fine-grained analysis of how climate actions under the Paris Agreement contribute to achieving the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and illustrates the co-benefits that can be attained through join and complementary implementation.
Matias, Denise Margaret (2017)
Discussion Paper, 24/2017
Research on slow onset climate change events is increasing. However, most research is conducted by authors from and in the regions of North America and Europe despite negative effects of slow onset events already affecting developing countries.
Messner, Dirk (2017)
Die aktuelle Kolumne, 30 October 2017
Bonn, 30 October 2017. When it comes to climate protection, time and speed are of the essence. If global warming is to be kept below two degrees Celsius, worldwide greenhouse gas emissions need to be reduced to zero by the middle of the 21st century. To enable this, emissions need to be halved every consecutive decade. The success of this momentous project is by no means assured.
Martin-Shields, Charles / Benjamin Schraven / Steffen Angenendt (2017)
This Policy Brief addresses the complex relationship between economic development and migration, arguing that continued development aid in combination with effective migration policy is key to managing forced displacement and mixed migration in Africa.
Die Verbesserung des Zugangs zu digitalen Technologien erleichtert Hilfs- und Entwicklungsorganisationen die Unterstützung von Flüchtlingsprozessen. Hier wird erläutert, wie Entwicklungsorganisationen die Risiken und Herausforderungen durch die Verwendung neuer Technologien bewältigen können.