Kategorie: Globale Zivilgesellschaft

Der Forschungsbereich Globale Zivilgesellschaft ist Herzstück des IfS. Es geht um die zentrale Frage, in welcher Gesellschaft wir zusammen leben wollen. Denn unter Globale Zivilgesellschaft versteht das IfS: Alle Menschen und Organisationen, soweit sie nicht Akteure des Staates oder des organisierten Verbrechens sind. Dieses breite Verständnis spiegelt sich in den Beiträgen wider.

Berg Karabach

Der Berg Karabach-Konflikt: Hat der Frieden noch eine Chance?

Abstract [en]: On April 2, 2016 armed conflict on a very considerable scale erupted between the internationally not recognized Republic of Nagorny - Karabakh and Azerbaijan. Since the truce agreement of 1994 these hostilities were without any precedence, both sides bewailed dozens of dead and wounded soldiers and civilians. Although a...

/ 17. Mai 2016
Belo Monte

Proteste zum Staudammbau „Belo Monte“ in Brasilien

Abstract [en]: Brazil is a leading country in renewable energies. Hydropower occupies the main part of the energy supply of the country. Nevertheless, it is precisely the construction of large dam project, as is exemplified by the hydroelectric power plant Belo Monte, which is accompanied by massive socio-ecological conflicts. The...

/ 27. April 2016

Das Gesetz und seine Anwendung durch die öffentliche Verwaltung

April 2016 Das Gesetz und seine Anwendung durch die öffentliche Verwaltung aus: Christian Starck, Woher kommt das Recht?, Mohr Siebeck, Tübingen 2015, S. 43 - 52 get pdf: Das Gesetz und seine Anwendung I. Das Gesetz Wenn man über das Gesetz spricht, geht es zunächst um das Verhältnis von Gesetz und...

/ 17. April 2016

Gendergerechtigkeit in Nicaragua

Abstract [en]: Today's situation of women's rights projects in the civil society of Nicaragua is expansive and well structured. They fight continuously against the huge rates of femicides and other forms of sexual and gender based violence. They target quotidian expression ways of structural and gender discriminating violence. These NGOs...

/ 10. März 2016

Integration und Innovation

Abstract [de]: Aufruf und Thesen suchen den Austausch und wollen Anstoß sein für einen Workshop. Integration und Innovation „Die Migationswelle wird helfen, die Erstarrungen dieser deutschen Nischenkultur zu überwinden.“ Antje-Hermenau (Antje-Hermenau.de /Publizistik) Aufruf  … Wer um sein Leben fürchtet, sucht Schutz vor der Gefahr. Wer aber Wohlstand und Fortschritt will, sucht Zugang...

/ 10. März 2016

Venezolanische Kommunalpolitik im polarisierten Kontext

Abstract [en]: Since the beginning of the Bolivarian Revolution in Venezuela the government has being trying to empower the communal and lowest political level. This process is insignificantly related to decentralization. After the Fourth Republic, Chávez´ administration implemented a clientelistic and discriminatory policy highly connected with the communes. This development...

/ 17. Februar 2016

Brasiliens Herausforderungen im Lichte struktureller Sackgassen

Abstract [en]: Brazil’s Lava Jato scandal is more than just a mere corruption scandal involving alleged kickbacks at oil giant Petrobras. It has snowballed into a social crisis; an economic crisis as the scandal’s impact on investment drags Brazil deeper into stagflation; and a political crisis for President Dilma Rousseff. The...

Die Bedeutung der Familie in der Zivilgesellschaft

Abstract [en]: On the Importance of Family in Civil Society All over the world, families continue to be driving forces for the development of each individual person. Families, however, cannot exist without a surrounding civil society which gains familiar influence by prohibiting familiar violence, by demanding school attendance and by offering...

/ 27. November 2015

Kolumbien zwischen Staatszerfall und Demokratisierung

Abstract [en]: Since decades Colombia has been embroiled in a spiral of violence from leftist guerilla, righist paramilitary organizations and state security forces. The everday violence has been led in a dramatic fragile statehood. Drug trafficking, repressive measures against civil society, violence and insecurity, weaken political institutions and a high...

/ 17. November 2015

Gated Communities in Brasilien

Abstract [en]: More than 70% of the Brazilian population lives in cities, the centres of Brazilian society. Cities are the reflection of society, of processes and structures of social circumstances. The socio-spatial separation is remarkable: On the one hand, there are the often discussed poor districts (‘favelas’), on the other...

/ 17. November 2015