To what extent does the concept of gridlock apply to the global health governance and account for its deficiencies? What is the potential for reform?
What are the motivations and expectations of highly-qualified young people from developing countries for leaving their country and what are the alternatives?
What are the generalised, large scale factors of the environment-migration relationship and to what extent is it conditional on various individual, socio-economic, and political factors?
What are the constraints and opportunies linked to migration for adolescent girls ? How do they affect their capacity to choose and to act to determine their future opportunities ?
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?
What are the experiences of recently arrived Afghans in Europe and how is the understanding of home, belonging and the ‘self ‘shaped by gender? How does this understanding affect their capacity and willingness to engage with development in Afghanistan?
What are the effects of gender-based international development programs in Brazil, the Philippines and Mozambique?
What are the roles played by migrant organisations in the context of transnational Senegalese migration, integration and development?
What is the role of large-scale extractive investments in the achievement of Sustainable Development Goals and their contradictory dynamics?
How do developing countries set priorities and define realistically achievable goals within the millennium development goals?
Why do countries differ in their policy choices on coal energy?
What can the EU’s Hotspot approach to migration tell us about the impact of infrastructure on migration management?
How do cultural events and public art affect urban safety in African cities?
How does rural-to-urban migration generated by climate change affect urbanization? What are the economic and political settings that contribute to or impede the emergence of political violence and conflicts?
What are the complex relationships between Schistosomiasis, agricultural production, and migration in an African context?
To what extent do institutional reforms and participation mechanism increase the external stakeholder input in formal and informal governance arrangements?
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?
How can we improve international arrangements for pathogen- and benefit-sharing to ensure health security for all?
Why was no multilateral regulation against capital flight and international tax evasion implemented between 1945 and 1970?
What are the effectiveness and the impact of public-private partnerships for advancing the Sustainable Development Goals?
What are the opportunities and limits of bilateral talks between Switzerland and Europe? Could a single framework agreement bring together the existing treaties?
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 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?