Kategorie: Event

Investment Facilitation Index presented at WTO Public Forum

Axel Berger presented the new Investment Facilitation Index (IFI) at the Public Forum of the World Trade Organization (WTO) on 10 and 11 October 2019 in Geneva. The index maps the adoption of investment facilitation measures at domestic level and serves as a basis for future research on the economic benefits and costs of an…

SDSN Germany: what role does science play to achieve the SDGs and how can EU-policies be aligned with the SDGs?

The secretariat of SDSN Germany participated in the Global Goals Forum on 10 October 2019 in Berlin by conducting the Workshop ‘Science and the SDGs’. The Global Goals Forum was organised under the headline ‘2030 Agenda: are we running out of time?’ by the macondo foundation and the German Global Compact Network (DGCN) in order…

MGG Conference in Brazil: The Power of Cooperation: Shaping a positive narrative of global governance

On 18 until 20 September 2019, the Managing Global Governance (MGG) network organised together with the National School of Public Administration ENAP (Escola Nacional de Administração Pública) the conference „The Power of Cooperation: Shaping a positive narrative of global governance“ in Brasília. Alumni from all years of the MGG Academy, – the training and dialogue…

Taxation and digitalization: new challenges for tax authorities

On 1-2 October 2019, the 8th International Workshop on Domestic Revenue Mobilization took place at the German Development Institute / Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitk (DIE) in Bonn. This year’s workshop was organized jointly with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and had a specific focus on “Taxation and Digitalization”. As in previous years, the workshop brought…