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Panel on “German Histories of Law and Development” in the context of the Conference “The Purality of Law and Development”

On 26 September, the Acting Director of DIE, Imme Scholz, took part in a panel dealing with “German Histories of Law and Development” in the context of the Conference “The Plurality of Law and Development” at the Humboldt University of Berlin. The focus of the 4th annual conference of the Law and Development Research Network…

Panel on “German Histories of Law and Development” in the context of the Conference “The Purality of Law and Development”

Im Rahmen der Konferenz “The Plurality of Law and Development” an der Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin nahm Imme Scholz am 26. September als Diskutantin an einem Panel zum Thema “German Histories of Law and Development” teil. Die diesjährige Konferenz des Law and Development Research Networks (LDRN) wurde organisiert von Prof. Dr. Philipp Dann, Kuratoriumsmitglied der DIE…

Opening Event of the Institute for Sustainable Development and Learning, Leuphana University Lüneburg

On 25 September, the founding event of the Institute for Sustainable Development and Learning (ISDL) took place at Leuphana University in Lüneburg. Imme Scholz has been appointed as member of the advisory committee of the ISDL as expert for sustainable development and the interfaces of environment, society and policy. The Institute for Sustainable Development and…

Eröffnungsveranstaltung des Institute for Sustainable Development and Learning, Leuphana Universität Lüneburg

Mit einer öffentlichen Gründungsveranstaltung wurde am 25. September das Institute for Sustainable Development and Learning (ISDL) an der Leuphana Universität Lüneburg eröffnet. Die kommissarische Direktorin des DIE Imme Scholz wurde als Expertin für Nachhaltigkeitsfragen an den Schnittstellen von Umwelt, Gesellschaft und Politik in den Beirat des ISDL berufen. Ziel des Institute for Sustainable Development and…

Access to health insurance reduces child labour

In cooperation with the World Bank, Christoph Strupat, researcher in programme „Transformation of Economic and Social Systems“ at DIE, examined the effects of nationwide health insurance in Ghana. The authors show that there were not only savings in individual health expenditures, but that health insurance also makes a significant contribution to reducing child labour and…