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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More duty than choice: Supporting refugees in a globalised world

Matias, Denise Margaret S. / Antonio G.M. La Viña
The Current Column of 19 June 2017

Did I miss something there? World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought

Brüntrup, Michael
The Current Column of 14 June 2017

Do smallholders need rights of their own – and if so, which ones?

Brüntrup, Michael
The Current Column of 12 June 2017

Climate change is not everything – The causes of flight and migration are manifold

Schraven, Benjamin
The Current Column of 06 June 2017