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United in diversity: How to turn the UN75 Declaration from words into action

The so-called UN75 Declaration was an inspiring statement. But will it lead to meaningful change? An essay on valuable European lessons.

Stronger Together: A New Agenda for Africa and Europe in 2021

The Covid-19 pandemic has dealt a severe blow to Africa and Europe. What opportunities for an equal partnership can grow out of this? 

“We Need to Break the Silos”

The Women in Migration Network advocates for the rights and interests of women who have left their home countries to start new lives elsewhere.

“Migration Has to Be a Reason to Show Humanity”

We asked migration experts and practitioners from around the world for their hopes for 2021.

News

“Local Peacebuilders are the Core of Building Sustainable Peace”

Read the interview with Mie Roesdahl from Conducive Space for Peace. 

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Film Prize for New German-Arab Productions

After a series of online trainings to develop their projects, the two winning teams laid the foundation to turn their ideas into action.

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Shaping Our Future Together

In a global dialogue, the United Nations (UN) asked people how they imagine the world of tomorrow.

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Think Tanks as Driving Force in German Foreign and Security Policy

In our interview the authors of a new study talk about the weaknesses of the German think tank landscape.

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The Path to Lasting Peace

Why have previous peace approaches generally met with such little success? And which paths can lead to lasting peace? A new initiative aims to find the answers.

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“We Need to Do Something to Fight the Online Strongholds of Radicalization!”

How can we effectively restrict right-wing extremist content on the internet? Julia Ebner on the findings of her new study.

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Publications

UN75: Shaping our future together

In January 2020, the UN launched a yearlong, global initiative to listen to people’s priorities and expectations of...

The Magazine "Digital" (01/2020)

Digitalization is increasingly setting the course of our lives, entailing both positive and negative ramifications....

The Online Ecosystem of the German Far-Right

This report presents the findings of a research project of ISD’s Digital Analysis Unit about the alternative...