The New Pact: Managing migration jointly with countries of origin and transit Interview with Margaritis Schinas
Comprehensive, balanced, and mutually beneficial partnerships with countries of origin and transit are fundamental prerequisites for sustainably managing migration flows to the EU. The European Commission’s New Pact on Migration and Asylum proposes a range of measures to achieve effective cooperation with non-EU countries. Developing channels for legal migration as well as complementary pathways for ... Read more
Expert forum: A circular economy to recouple social, economic and environmental prosperity – perspectives from the Global South
  The Global Solutions Initiative hosted a forum with renowned experts on circular economy matters during the federal “Week of Environment”, hosted by Deutsche Bundesstiftung Umwelt. The recording of this remote panel is available now. The recording features contributions by Alexander Charalambous, Senior Partner, Living Prospects Ltd (he is a Lead Thematic Convener of the ... Read more
Policy Brief
Africa’s diversification and its trade policy transformation
Abebe Shimeles (African Economic Research Consortium (AERC)), Axel Berger (German Development Institute / Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE)), Clara Brandi (German Development Institute / Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE)), David Luke (United Nations Economic Commission for Africa), Fatima Olanike Kareem (University of Goettingen), Frederik Stender (German Development Institute), Njuguna Ndung’u (African Economic Research Consortium (AERC)), Olayinka Idowu Kareem (University of Hohenheim), Rim Ben Ayed Mouelhi (Euro Mediterranean Network for Economic Studies (EMNES)), Simon Mevel (United Nations Economic Commission for Africa), Wilson Wasike (African Economic Research Consortium)
Policy Brief
Africa’s infrastructure finance
Mahmoud Arbouch (Policy Center for the New South), Miguel Vazquez (SDA School of Management, Bocconi University), Otaviano Canuto (Policy Center for the New South)
Policy Brief
A new lifeline for the G20? The Role of african and european actors in enhancing its legitimacy and effectiveness
Bernardo Venturi (Istituto Affari Internazionali), Christine Hackenesch (German Development Institute), Daniele Fattibene (Istituto Affari Internazionali), Elizabeth Sidiropoulos (South African Institute of International Affairs), Luca Barana (Istituto Affari Internazionali)
Policy Brief
Assessing trends in global youth immigrants in selected countries of Africa and Asia
Adeniyi T. Adetunji (Admiralty University of Nigeria), Maryam Sali (National Universities Commission), Oluwayemisi A. Adepoju (Westland University), Oluyemi O. Fayomi (Admiralty University of Nigeria)
Policy Brief
Enhanced water security and energy access: Key investments for Sub-Saharan Africa
Abdulaziz M. Alqarawy (King Abdulaziz University), Bridget Scanlon (University of Texas), Claudia Ringler (International Food Policy Research Institute), Gabriel Collins (Rice University's Baker Institute for Public Policy), Lama Yaseen (King Abdullah Petroleum Studies and Research Center (KAPSARC)), Paul Orengoh (African Ministers’ Council on Water), William Brent (Power for All)
Global Solutions Hub
The Social and Economic Implications of COVID-19 Pandemic and Beyond: Risks and Opportunities for the Global South
Curated and produced by Women’s Economic Imperative In this final decade for realizing the Sustainable Development Goals and in light of the yet unfolding economic and social impacts of the pandemic, it essential to take a multi-disciplinary and inclusive approach to the response and recovery discussions aimed at identifying strategic pathways for our global, national, ... Read more

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