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 are the environmental, health and regulatory dimensions of pesticide use in agriculture in low- and middle-income countries?
How can raising awareness, better prevention and treatment help individuals suffering from Noma, the “neglected disease”?
What are the key parameters of the asylum process that affect the subsequent integration of refugees?
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 challenges of infertility in terms of public health concerns and social marginalisation in resource-poor settings in Nepal and India?
What are the corporate citizenship approaches of Swiss medium sized enterprises and large multinational corporations in their participation to the UN Global Compact?
To what extent does violence against civilians by armed actors increase the risk of conflict escalation and civil war?
What are the challenges of the gig economy in terms of social dialogue and workers’ protection?
What is the involvement of corporations in symbolic reparations (SR) in Colombia, Germany and South Africa?
How efficient are the current global health architecture and the variants of private-public partnerships on global health policies and targeted achievements?
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?
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?
What factors influence a private company’s choice to implement a Disability Management Program and what are the perceived benefits/drawbacks of such a program?
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 developing countries compensate for their limited power resources by deploying successful strategies in the context of climate change compensation negotiations?
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 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?
When and how does increasing market power translate into regulatory power to shape the rules of international trade?
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?
What are the design, evolution, and effects of the international investment agreements currently in practice?
What are the effects of Social Impact Bonds on the social service programs they finance?
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?
Which types of international environmental cooperation are likely to have long-term prospects in democracies and which will not?
What are the barriers and opportunities for compost-based urban farming and gardening in Dschang, Cameroon and Lausanne, Switzerland?
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 ?
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?