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19.10.2018

Entwicklungserfolge / Sabine Balk... [et al.]

International hat es in den vergangenen Jahrzehnten beachtlichen Fortschritt gegeben. Vielen Menschen ist das nicht klar. Die Einschätzung, alles werde immer schlimmer, ist weit verbreitet. Es ist selbstverständlich richtig, einzufordern, was noch geschehen muss. Übertriebener Pessimismus ist aber...

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16.10.2018

Measuring women’s empowerment in agricultural development projects

The large number of different approaches and goals pursued by agricultural development projects make it difficult to assess their impacts on women’s empowerment and inclusion and to formulate recommendations on future strategies. This is where the...
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16.10.2018

No sustainable development without women!

Thanks to the relentless efforts of women’s rights advocates from across the globe, the commitment to gender equality features prominently and comprehensively in the 2030 Agenda, cutting across every issue. But gender equality is far more than just...
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27.6.2018

GDP a poor measure of progress, say Davos economists

Do we need a new way of measuring economic growth?

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27.2.2017

Sustainable Development Goals

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20.10.2014

Balloons of Bhutan

In Bhutan ist das Glück der Menschen eine Staatsangelegenheit – Der Erfolg des Landes wird nicht durch das Bruttosozialprodukt sondern das Brutto-Glücks-Produkt gemessen. Deshalb dreht sich hier auch alles um die Zufriedenheit der Menschen:...
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22.5.2013

The Post 2015 Development Goals: Solving the Puzzle

As we near the completion date of the Millennium Development Goals in 2015, the United Nations has begun a conversation on how to build on these goals post-2015. But how do the goals fit together? What would a coherent and connected system of post-...

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19.10.2018

Entwicklungserfolge / Sabine Balk... [et al.]

International hat es in den vergangenen Jahrzehnten beachtlichen Fortschritt gegeben. Vielen Menschen ist das nicht klar. Die Einschätzung, alles werde immer schlimmer, ist weit verbreitet. Es ist selbstverständlich richtig, einzufordern, was noch geschehen muss. Übertriebener Pessimismus ist aber...
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26.9.2018

Gender equity : ways to reach SDG 5 / Letty Chiwara... [et al.]

No doubt a lot has happened in terms of gender equity and equality over the last few decades. There are women who head states and hold high positions in international organisations. There are women who successfully lead enterprises and have long ceased limiting their role to that of a caregiver...

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15.10.2018

A “No” to doping is no longer enough

Referendum or no referendum on Tax Proposal 17: the progressive forces in tax policy must develop a sustainable alternative to the doping of profit shifting from abroad.
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8.9.2018

TP17: The tax loopholes for multinationals

Profit shifting by multinational corporations to Switzerland is doing enormous harm to the countries of the global South. The present Tax Proposal 17 (TP17) will not change this – quite the contrary. Alliance Sud research bears this out.
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3.7.2018

2030 Agenda: Domestic policy is foreign policy!

Swiss civil society – organized in the Platform Agenda 2030 – presented its report entitled «How sustainable is Switzerland? Implementing the 2030 Agenda from a civil society perspective».

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