SFB 700 alumni Dr. Jana Hönke receives European Research Council grant of EUR 1.5 million.
News from Sep 11, 2017
On July 19, our research associate Tim Glawion discussed the current situation in the Central African Republic on the show Tagesschau 24.
News from Aug 11, 2017
The B2 Project of the SFB 700 is pleased to issue this Call for Papers for a workshop on “Diasporas and Homeland Governance”
News from Jul 19, 2017
Under the title “State Formation as It Happens: Insights from a Repeated Cross-Sectional Study in Afghanistan, 2007–2015,” Jan Koehler of the C9 project has published a new article in Conflict, Security & Development together with Christoph M. Zürcher and Jan R. Böhnke.
News from Apr 28, 2017
As part of the SFB 700’s Jour Fixe series, Prof. Christian Neuhäuser of the Technical University of Dortmund presented his research on the “Political Responsibility of Private Actors in Areas of Limited Statehood” on February 9.
News from Mar 28, 2017
Working Paper 71 „Measuring Statehood on a Sub-National Level: A Dialogue among Methods“ has just been published in the SFB 700’s Working Paper Series
News from Mar 21, 2017
The new publication „Latin America and the First World War“ edited by Stefan Rinke is now available from Cambridge University Press.
News from Feb 16, 2017
The Research Project C2 - Variances and Consequences of Territorial Control by Non-State Actors is looking for a Student Assistant.
News from Jan 30, 2017
Everything in one place – the SFB 700 releases its new publication catalog
News from Jan 26, 2017
At two international meetings, the D1 project team presented research findings on the effectiveness and legitimacy of transnational partnerships for sustainable development.
News from Jan 05, 2017
On November 25, 2016, the Research Project C8 - Legitimacy and Law-Making in International Humanitarian Law hosted a workshop on “Challenges to International Humanitarian Law in Areas of Limited Statehood – Adaptable and Legitimate, or Petrified and Unreasonable?”
News from Dec 16, 2016
On October 20 and 21, 2016, the C3 project "Police-Building and Transnational Security Fields in Latin America" hosted a workshop on “Encountering Transnational Violence in Guatemala.”
News from Nov 15, 2016
On October 17, Prof. Thomas Risse and Dr. Gregor Walter-Drop were invited to participate in a public expert discussion with the German Bundestag’s Subcommittee on Civilian Crisis Prevention, Conflict Management, and Coordinated Action.
News from Nov 07, 2016
From the 15th-17th Dec. 2016, the Research Project B10 - Legal Security and Order as Joint Tasks of Secular and Church Institutions (8th-11th Centuries) will hold a conference with this title.
News from Nov 01, 2016
On September 14, transfer project T3 hosted a workshop at the Federal Foreign Office on the topic "The 'Technocracy Trap' of State-Building: How to Improve the Effectiveness and Legitimacy of Justice and Security Sector Reforms (JSSR)."
News from Oct 19, 2016
Are safe areas a legitimate and effective response to humanitarian crises? A workshop held at the reserach center “Governance in Areas of Limited” on October 7 and 8 approached this question from the disciplinary perspectives of philosophy, political science and international law.
News from Oct 14, 2016
For his PhD dissertation Politische Legitimität und zerfallene Staatlichkeit (Political Legitimacy and Failed Statehood), Cord Schmelzle has received the 2016 Dissertation Award from the German Political Science Association.
News from Oct 10, 2016
On July 15 and 16, 2016, SFB project C6 “The Politics of State- and Security-Building in Areas of Limited Statehood” hosted a workshop titled “Decentering International Interventions: Alternative Perspectives on Statehood and (In)Security in the Global South.”
News from Sep 22, 2016
From August 1 to August 10, 2016, the fourth China Workshop of the Hoover Institution of the Stanford University, USA titled “Transition and Transformation - China in the Twentieth Century” took place in cooperation with the SFB Research Project B13 and the Free University Berlin.
News from Sep 22, 2016
From 11-22 July, the team of the D1-Project attended the 2016 High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development in New York. During the HLPF, the team presented findings of previous research and conducted interviews with representatives of UN, donor and funding organizations, and partnerships.
News from Sep 22, 2016