Future of Globalisation

Future of Globalisation

Future of Globalisation provides a platform for debates on world economic issues

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Africa Alliances

Africa Alliances

Sustainable development and peace depend on economic and political developments in Africa

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Zukunft der EZ

Zukunft der EZ

Das Politikfeld Entwicklungszusammenarbeit befindet sich im Umbruch.

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G20 should become more accountable – here’s how

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The future of globalization will decisively depend on the future of international political cooperation. The G20 is one of the most important, but also one of the most criticized fora for the cooperation between the economically most powerful states. It is thus of upmost importance that it becomes more accountable to the public. We argue here that the most feasible and least intrusive step forward with regard to the G20’s accountability would be to take measures to increase its transparency.

Global development finance – Cooperative multilateralism still has a chance

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After the G7 summit in Canada it is questioned whether the global summitry, be it G7 or G20, can have any value anymore or whether it should be scrapped altogether, at least as long as cooperative multilateralism is regarded as useless by the largest economic and military power, the US. Is there anything substantial to be expected from the next G20 Summit in Argentina in November this year or from the next G7 summit in France in 2019?…

Deutschlands Rolle für globale Entwicklung: Der Anfang einer Strategiedebatte

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Deutschlands künftige Rolle

Die politische Auseinandersetzung über Deutschlands Rolle für globale Entwicklung hat gerade erst begonnen. Diese Diskussion ist notwendiger und relevanter als je zuvor, da grenzüberschreitende Herausforderungen zunehmen, während gleichzeitig die politischen Gestaltungsspielräume wegen vielfach national-populistischer Trends abnehmen. „Globale Entwicklung“ ist zu einem wichtigen Thema in der politischen Debatte Deutschlands geworden. Dies sind die wichtigsten Schlussfolgerungen unseres nun endenden Blogs zur am Sonntag stattfindenden Bundestagswahl.