What are the roles played by migrant organisations in the context of transnational Senegalese migration, integration and development?
What are the barriers and opportunities for compost-based urban farming and gardening in Dschang, Cameroon and Lausanne, Switzerland?
How can we improve international arrangements for pathogen- and benefit-sharing to ensure health security for all?
What are the factors that shape the institutional design of recently adopted migration partnerships at a international, national and regional level?
How can potentially negative effects on local populations of large-scale land acquisitions be mitigated and what could institutions do to protect human rights of the affected population?
How is land management in mountains being affected by migration, climate changes and hazard events in Cochabamba region (Bolivia) and Dhankuta District (Nepal)?
How can social network analysis help in understanding resilience to global environmental changes in the isolated mountain and Arctic island communities?
What are the key parameters of the asylum process that affect the subsequent integration of refugees?
What are the effects of cross-border refugee flows and the possible spread of conflicts in host countries taking into account ethnical linkages?
How do developing countries set priorities and define realistically achievable goals within the millennium development goals?
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?
To what extent can regional governance architectures of mountainous areas contribute to achieving the Millenium Development Goals in terms of integration of sustainable development principles and of reduction of biodiversity loss?
What are the effects of market incentives made by public financial institutions on worker organisations and social dialogue according to ILO key labour standards?
How efficient are the current global health architecture and the variants of private-public partnerships on global health policies and targeted achievements?
What are the corporate citizenship approaches of Swiss medium sized enterprises and large multinational corporations in their participation to the UN Global Compact?
What is the contribution of skilled migrants to the innovation capacity of the host country?
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 key norms in the treatment of migrant detainees and how can academics and practitioners measure the construction and adherence to these norms?
How do emotions and cultural differences affect communication in multi-linguistic negotiations?
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?
To what extent does the promotion of intra-regional trade help reduce conflicts in the Middle East, Sub-Saharan Africa and South America?
How can a capability based approach help explain the widening gap in development and what insights can be derived to combat poverty efficiently?
What are the political gains from trade agreements and what is their economic value in turn?
What are the specific needs of users, especially women, with regard to water, sanitation and hygiene service provisions in public health facilities in India and Uganda?
Which types of intertemporal cost distributions are likely to find majority support in industrialised emitter countries?
What are the environmental, health and regulatory dimensions of pesticide use in agriculture in low- and middle-income countries?