Demography, Migration and Forced Displacement
Since 2006 researcher at SWP, since 2015 Head of SWP’s Global Issues Research Division
2011-2014 »embedded researcher« within the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), migration adviser
1993-2006 German Council on Foreign Relations (DGAP), Managing Editor, Yearbook on International Relations, Head International Migration Program
2004 German Governments Independent Council of Experts on Immigration and Integration
2001 German Federal Government’s Independent Commission on Immigration Reform (Süssmuth-Kommission)
Consultant i.a. with UNICEF, UNHCR, ICRC, IOM, EU Commission, World Bank, Global Forum for Migration and Development (GFMD), German Marshall Fund/Robert Bosch Foundation Migration Strategy Group; several governments
A Good Approach to Cooperating with Countries of Origin and Transit?
Implications for Development-centred Policies
The Global Forum on Migration and Development in Berlin Opens Up Opportunities
The “Migration Hump“ and Its Significance for Development Policy Co-operation with Sub-Saharan Africa
The “Zero Draft”: A Positive, but Not Yet Sufficient Step
How to Fund International Refugee Protection?
Challenges and options for the ongoing project of German and European asylum and migration policy