What are the complex relationships between Schistosomiasis, agricultural production, and migration in an African context?
How can historical research data contribute to a better understanding of health services? How can this knowledge contribute to the development of sustainable health systems in developing countries?
To what extent does violence against civilians by armed actors increase the risk of conflict escalation and civil war?
What are the effectiveness and the impact of public-private partnerships for advancing the Sustainable Development Goals?
Which types of international environmental cooperation are likely to have long-term prospects in democracies and which will not?
What are the key parameters of the asylum process that affect the subsequent integration of refugees?
What are the major factors shaping, preventing or enhancing human rights-based approaches in the world heritage system?
How can new institutional arrangements help reconcile livelihood-relevant factors of local populations with the UN program for Reducing Emissions for Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD)?
How can developing countries compensate for their limited power resources by deploying successful strategies in the context of climate change compensation negotiations?
What does impunity mean to local communities in areas of protracted conflict and how do local and regional forms of informal justice contribute to re-establishing law and order?
How can the Social and Solidarity Economy (SSE) effectively contribute to the integration of those left-behind by the declining social aid and create solidarity for these vulnerable groups?
What are the design, evolution, and effects of the international investment agreements currently in practice?
What are the effects of different types of trade policy measures on global food price volatility and what local, alternative measures can be adopted to foster food security in volatile global markets?
Do donors respond to the ebbs and flows of a peace process or is their behavior motivated by other factors that are exogenous to events within the conflict-torn country?
What are the barriers and opportunities for compost-based urban farming and gardening in Dschang, Cameroon and Lausanne, Switzerland?
What forms do intersectional human rights violations and multiple discrimination take and how could the United Nations’ human rights protection mechanisms better address these issues?
How can livelihoods of smallholder coffee farmers in Colombia and Bolivia be improved through the scaling-up to high-quality coffee products?
What are the roles played by migrant organisations in the context of transnational Senegalese migration, integration and development?
How effective is the metabarcoding approach as a tool for measuring the status of marine biodiversity?
How can raising awareness, better prevention and treatment help individuals suffering from Noma, the “neglected disease”?
What is the involvement of corporations in symbolic reparations (SR) in Colombia, Germany and South Africa?
What are the factors that shape the institutional design of recently adopted migration partnerships at a international, national and regional level?
What are the consumption patterns of the growing middle classes in emerging countries? What are the environmental and social impacts of these practices? How can more sustainable consumption pathways be reached?
What are the causes and the consequences of labour provisions in preferential trade agreements?
How widespread is the increased susceptibility of insecticide-resistant Anopheles mosquitoes to Plasmodium infection and what are the risks associated with this phenomenon in relationship to the use of bed nets and insecticides? What policies should be adopted to reduce the risk of a major crisis in malaria control?
What are the conditions under which deaths in custody should be investigated and how can they be prevented?
How do emotions and cultural differences affect communication in multi-linguistic negotiations?
What are the legal obligations to protect and assist persons with disabilities during conflict and what are the policies and practices required to put these obligations into effect?