Paola García, Sebastian Haug, Nils-Sjard Schulz

Towards a Global Partnership for Development: The UN and Mexico’s South-South cooperation

An analysis of how different entities of the UN Development System have supported Mexico’s engagement with South-South cooperation schemes.

Published by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Mexican Agency for International Development Cooperation (AMEXCID), 2014, 60 pages.
Jane Harman, Volker Perthes

Broaden the German-U.S. dialogue about snooping

We must go beyond an exchange of accusations and counter-accusations: As allies and democracies, the United States and Germany can do this, with some imagination and effort, and the relationship can be improved as a result.

in: Reuters blog, 21.11.2013 (online)
Volker Perthes

The Dynamics of Disorder: Power Shifts and Geopolitics in the Middle East

Since early 2011, the Arab world and the Middle East have entered into what seems to be at least one and more likely two decades of turbulence. None of the region's countries will remain unaffected.

in: What's Next - Essays on Geopolitics that Matter, World Economic Forum (Global Agenda Council on Geopolitical Risk), November 2013, pp. 18-25
Ronja Kempin, Barbara Lippert

Merkel III in EU and foreign affairs - it’s the spirit, stupid!

Madrid: Real Instituto Elcano, 28 October 2013 (Expert comment 67/2013)
Volker Perthes

Syria's No-Solution Solution

The Russian-American plan to eliminate Syrias chemical weapons may open a more constructive approach to ending the country's civil war.

in: Project Syndicate, 15.10.2013 (online)
Volker Perthes

The Coup D'état in Egypt

After Morsi's ouster, all political parties must receive equal rights in the next election.

in: Fair Observer, 05.07.2013 (online)
Volker Perthes

The Changing Map of Middle East Power

The eruption of the Arab revolts put power relations among Middle Eastern countries in a state of flux, and both winners and losers have emerged.

in: Project Sydicate, 07.05.2013 (online)
Stormy-Annika Mildner, Claudia Schmucker

A Trade Deal Worth Making

In a joint statement Wednesday, U.S. President Barack Obama, European Council President Herman Van Rompuy and European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso agreed to launch negotiations on a trans-Atlantic free-trade agreement as soon as possible.

in: The Wall Street Journal (Europe), 14.02.2013, (online)
Volker Perthes

Rising powers, exaggerated hopes

In today's globalized and multipolar world, major problems will no longer be solved, crises no longer managed, and rules no longer defined without the contribution of new or re-emergent great and middle powers.

in: Security Times 02/2013, S. 3


Judith Vorrath
Organisierte Kriminalität auf der Agenda des VN-Sicherheitsrats

Das Vorgehen gegen Menschenhandel zeigt Chancen und Herausforderungen auf

Sonja Schiffers
Gespaltenes Bosnien-Herzegowina

Mit Moskaus Unterstützung bremst die Republika Srpska die EU- und Nato-Beitrittsprozesse


Hanns Günther Hilpert, Oliver Meier (Hg.)
Facetten des Nordkorea-Konflikts

Akteure, Problemlagen und Europas Interessen

Margarete Klein
Russlands Militärpolitik im postsowjetischen Raum

Ziele, Instrumente und Perspektiven