Regional Free Movement of People Law: A New Field of Study for International Migration Law
A powerful narrative presents the response to migration as the erection of borders. This project explores its apparent converse: the easing of borders at regional level. At least 174 states have policies and laws facilitating free movement of people.
Need for Speed? Europe, China, and the Competition for the Green Tech Transition
When Chinese President Xi Jinping announced Beijing’s commitment to net zero carbon emissions by 2060 in September 2020 at the United Nations General Assembly, this came as a surprise to many, not least within China – among his own government, provincial leaders, business elites and i
Zwanzig Jahre, nachdem sie als Richterin abgesetzt wurde und aus ihrem Heimatland Chile nach Berlin floh, kehrt Laura Larco nach Pampa Hundida zurück, eine in den Weiten der Atacama-Wüste verlorene Kleinstadt.
Three cities, three different conflicts where civilians are trapped by the same circumstances. Their lives, which they used to identify with, now belong to the past and in the midst of war, they must promptly find themselves in order to survive.
Outcomes of Chinese Engagement in Southeast Europe: Potential Scenarios
Chinese economic engagement activities in Southeast Europe have evolved considerably over the past 20 years. As Chinese inroads continue to grow, the region’s policy makers need to assess the various outcomes of Chinese activities if they continue on the current trajectory.
Panel Event: The German Elections and Europe's Future
This public panel discussion will address the results of the elections from three regions of Europe by researchers who are this year’s Europe’s Futures Fellows, moderated by the IWM Acting Rector and Permanent Fellow,…
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