How do transnational corporate social responsibility standards influence and shape labor conditions in the electronics manufacturing industry in China and Taiwan?
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 major factors shaping, preventing or enhancing human rights-based approaches in the world heritage system?
What are the roles played by migrant organisations in the context of transnational Senegalese migration, integration and development?
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?
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?
Why was no multilateral regulation against capital flight and international tax evasion implemented between 1945 and 1970?
Which types of intertemporal cost distributions are likely to find majority support in industrialised emitter countries?
What are the conditions under which deaths in custody should be investigated and how can they be prevented?
How is land management in mountains being affected by migration, climate changes and hazard events in Cochabamba region (Bolivia) and Dhankuta District (Nepal)?
What are the political orders put in place by rebel movements and how do they influence the post-war state formation?
What are the design, evolution, and effects of the international investment agreements currently in practice?
To what extent does violence against civilians by armed actors increase the risk of conflict escalation and civil war?
How do emotions and cultural differences affect communication in multi-linguistic negotiations?
What is the involvement of corporations in symbolic reparations (SR) in Colombia, Germany and South Africa?
What are the practices, social relations and power relations to social reproduction within the Social and Solidarity Economy (SSE)? What is the contribution of SSE to the renewal of public action and policies in the field of production and social reproduction?
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 ?
What are the best political and institutional responses in case of fiscal crisis?
What are the effects of the financialisation of the commodity trading on local lives and what are the policy recommendations to be drawn for Swiss and international regulatory actors?
What are the effects of cross-border refugee flows and the possible spread of conflicts in host countries taking into account ethnical linkages?
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?
To what extent does the promotion of intra-regional trade help reduce conflicts in the Middle East, Sub-Saharan Africa and South America?
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 mechanisms of differential inclusion and segregation of migrant workers in the agro-industrial labour markets?
Which types of international environmental cooperation are likely to have long-term prospects in democracies and which will not?