Theme: #9 Industry, innovation and infrastructure

To which degree and under which conditions do countries translate their international commitments regarding CC mitigation into their domestic policies (i.e. policy objectives and instruments)?
Why and how does centralized design prevail as a global gold standard for the urban sanitation sector even in the light of crisis and how does it influence project implementation under SDG6?
What can the EU’s Hotspot approach to migration tell us about the impact of infrastructure on migration management?
When and how does increasing market power translate into regulatory power to shape the rules of international trade?
What are the effects of Social Impact Bonds on the social service programs they finance?
What are the effects of market incentives made by public financial institutions on worker organisations and social dialogue according to ILO key labour standards?
What is the contribution of skilled migrants to the innovation capacity of the host country?
Why was no multilateral regulation against capital flight and international tax evasion implemented between 1945 and 1970?
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 ?