Kategorie: Event

DIE-UNIDO Roundtable on Global Value Chains for Inclusive Development: FDI, Investment Facilitation and Linkage Creation

DIE together with the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) organised a roundtable discussion on the role of policies to facilitate foreign direct investment (FDI) and create linkages between domestic and multinational companies with the aim of promoting inclusive global value chains. The roundtable took place in Tokyo on 28 May 2019 and was hosted…

Training and Dialogue for the Implementation of the 2030 Agenda

Together with the Administrative Staff College of India (ASCI), the Managing Global Governance (MGG) programme held the international conference “Training and Dialogue for the Implementation of the 2030 Agenda” from 24 to 26 April in Hyderabad, India. Participants discussed the Indian experience of the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in an international…

South-South Cooperation and the UN development system

The development of the United Nations (UN) is historically intertwined with that of many countries belonging to the “Global South“ and their concerns. How can today’s relation between the UN Development System and South-South Cooperation be best described, and how has it been changing due to greater economic power and more intense cooperation within the…

How can an intensified coordination of Franco-German development cooperation contribute to achieving the 2030 agenda for global sustainable development?

The long lasting and intensive cooperation of French and German development politics dates back to the signature of the Élysée treaty in 1963. The treaty of Aachen, which was signed in January 2019, is designed to strengthen this cooperation and enhance joint opportunities to achieve global sustainable development – both regarding the cooperation with bilateral…

Activities at the Climate and SDGs Synergy Conference

DIE and its partner, the Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI), were involved in two sessions of the Climate and SDGs Synergy Conference. The conference was organised by UN DESA and the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change UNFCCC) and took place from 1-3 April in Copenhagen, Denmark. In the capacity building session, Gabriela Iacobuta (DIE) presented…