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 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 challenges faced by medical and food companies, by humanitarian IOs and NGOs that deliver food and medicine to heavily sanctioned countries?
What are the impacts of LSLA on the local food system and how do they affect the decision-making processes of both men and women regarding household food security ?
To what extent can globalized economies offer increased opportunities to their populations in different socio-economic domains?
What are the challenges of the gig economy in terms of social dialogue and workers’ protection?
To what extend do information and communicaton technologies contribute to sustainable macroeconomic development? What is the influence of foreign investment?
How can psychological knowledge help legal professionals in their work with victims in the context of the Cambodian trials?
What are the effects of cross-border migration in the southwestern Amazon on the transmission of two neglected tropical diseases (American Cutaneous Leishmaniasis and Bartonellosis)?
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?
What are the complex relationships between Schistosomiasis, agricultural production, and migration in an African context?
How can developing countries compensate for their limited power resources by deploying successful strategies in the context of climate change compensation negotiations?
How do transnational corporate social responsibility standards influence and shape labor conditions in the electronics manufacturing industry in China and Taiwan?
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 key parameters of the asylum process that affect the subsequent integration of refugees?
How can we improve international arrangements for pathogen- and benefit-sharing to ensure health security for all?
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 political orders put in place by rebel movements and how do they influence the post-war state formation?
How do green public spaces meet the human needs and contribute to the societal wellbeing in urban settings and according to cultural context and across social groups?
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 environmental, health and regulatory dimensions of pesticide use in agriculture in low- and middle-income countries?
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?
To what extent does violence against civilians by armed actors increase the risk of conflict escalation and civil war?
To what extent does the fit between personal values and the organizational values of an IO foster the working motivation of its employees and volunteers?
Which types of international environmental cooperation are likely to have long-term prospects in democracies and which will not?
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?