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?
What can the EU’s Hotspot approach to migration tell us about the impact of infrastructure on migration management?
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 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?
What are the corporate citizenship approaches of Swiss medium sized enterprises and large multinational corporations in their participation to the UN Global Compact?
What are the most important barriers to low-cost green technology diffusion across developing countries?
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?
What are the effects of market incentives made by public financial institutions on worker organisations and social dialogue according to ILO key labour standards?
What is the involvement of corporations in symbolic reparations (SR) in Colombia, Germany and South Africa?
Why was no multilateral regulation against capital flight and international tax evasion implemented between 1945 and 1970?
What is the role of large-scale extractive investments in the achievement of Sustainable Development Goals and their contradictory dynamics?
To what extent does the promotion of intra-regional trade help reduce conflicts in the Middle East, Sub-Saharan Africa and South America?
How effective is the metabarcoding approach as a tool for measuring the status of marine biodiversity?
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?
How can we provide new methods of European Consensus elaboration in order to answer complex and controversial moral and political questions surrounding human rights law in Europe ?
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?
What are the factors that lead states and transnational actors to choose between formal intergovernmental organisations, informal intergovernmental organisations and transnational governance networks to structure their interactions and govern global problems?
What are the environmental, health and regulatory dimensions of pesticide use in agriculture in low- and middle-income countries?
When and how does increasing market power translate into regulatory power to shape the rules of international trade?
What are the recent trends of non-core multilateral aid ? To what extent do they threaten aid effectiveness through an increased fragmentation and proliferation of funds ?
What are the conditions under which deaths in custody should be investigated and how can they be prevented?
What are the effectiveness and the impact of public-private partnerships for advancing the Sustainable Development Goals?
What are the complex relationships between Schistosomiasis, agricultural production, and migration in an African context?
How can a neurological look at the dynamics of emotions in general and fear in particular help finding better strategies in conflict prevention and / or resolution?
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?
What are the key norms in the treatment of migrant detainees and how can academics and practitioners measure the construction and adherence to these norms?
How is the plurality of urban cultural heritage perceived and how is it taken into account in the urban development in Beijing, Mexico and Rome?