General News

Jana Hönke receives ERC Starting Grant

SFB 700 alumni Dr. Jana Hönke receives European Research Council grant of EUR 1.5 million.

Sep 11, 2017

Tim Glawion Interviewed by Tagesschau 24

On July 19, our research associate Tim Glawion discussed the current situation in the Central African Republic on the show Tagesschau 24.

Aug 11, 2017

Call for Papers: B2 Workshop on "Diasporas and Homeland Governance”

The B2 Project of the SFB 700 is pleased to issue this Call for Papers for a workshop on “Diasporas and Homeland Governance”

Jul 19, 2017

Cord Schmelzle Receives Dissertation Award from the German Political Science Association

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 .

Oct 10, 2016

Prof. Dietlind Stolle New Mercator Fellow at the SFB 700

The SFB 700 warmly welcomes Prof. Dietlind Stolle from McGill University in Montreal, Canada, as the new Mercator Fellow.

May 09, 2016

Tim Glawion Interviewed again by Al Jazeera

On March 30, 2016, research associate Tim Glawion of the SFB 700’s  C10 project “Governing People’s Safety in Areas of Extremely Limited Statehood”  again gave an interview for the television channel  Al Jazeera .

Apr 25, 2016

Ulrich Timm in Dialogue with Jan Koehler on the News Program “Tagesschau 24”

On Sunday, November 8, 2015, television host Ulrich Timm spoke with Jan Koehler, Afghanistan expert from the SFB 700’s C9 project, on the news program “Tagesschau 24,” examining the topic: “Afghanistan – What remains, what endures?”

Nov 13, 2015

Professor Steven Livingston as Visiting Scholar at the Collaborative Research Center 700

The Collaborative Research Center (SFB) 700 is thrilled to welcome Prof. Steven Livingston back to Berlin.

Oct 26, 2015

Expert Opinion by Dr. Jan Koehler before the Subcommittee for Civilian Crisis Prevention, Conflict Management, and Coordinated Action

On September 28, Dr. Jan Koehler spoke as an expert authority on “Evaluating Civilian Crisis Prevention and Conflict Management” before the Subcommittee for Civilian Crisis Prevention, Conflict Management, and Coordinated Action at the Federal Foreign Office.

Oct 09, 2015

New Visiting Fellow at the SFB 700: Professor Enrique Desmond Arias

The Collaborative Research Center (SFB) 700 is very delighted to welcome Professor Enrique Desmond Arias as a visiting fellow with the Research Project C3 .

Jul 30, 2015

D1-Project at UN High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF) 2015

From the 22 nd of June until the 8 th of July, Marianne Beisheim and Nils Simon visited New York and Washington D.C. where they conducted interviews for the Research Project D1 and followed the UN negotiations on sustainable development. The interviews pertained to matters of the impact and governance of multi-stakeholder partnerships for sustainable development and were conducted with representatives from UN organizations, NGOs, and other actors. Initial findings from this research will soon be available in a SFB700 Working Paper.

Jul 20, 2015

D1 Project Attends the World Water Forum in South Korea

The 7th  World Water Forum took place in Daegu and Gyeongbuk, South Korea, from April 12 to 17, 2015.

Apr 27, 2015

Stephen D. Krasner is the newest Mercator Fellow at the SFB 700

The SFB 700 is pleased to welcome Prof. Stephen D. Krasner as our new Mercator Fellow!

Apr 22, 2015

New Visiting Scholar: Shakira Bedoya Sánchez

The SFB 700 welcomes Shakira Bedoya as a visiting research fellow with the Research Project C3.

Oct 31, 2014

New Visiting Research Fellow: Prof. Dr. Jennifer Burrell

The SFB 700 welcomes Prof. Dr. Jennifer Burrell as a visiting Fellow with the Research Project C3.

Sep 26, 2014

New Visiting Scholar: Dr. Girmachew Alemu Aneme

The SFB 700 welcomes Dr. Girmachew Alemu Aneme as a visiting scholar with the Research Projects B7 and T3.

Sep 12, 2014

Global Partnerships in the 'Zukunftscharta'

At the final topical forum "Global Partnerships" by the BMZ -Initiative Zukunftscharta , which was held on the 2nd and 3rd September in Bonn, Marianne Beisheim (research project D1 ) spoke about the focal aspects of the topic.

Sep 05, 2014

Call for Papers: Gender and Governance

Tanja Börzel, Projectmanager of the project B2 at SFB700, in collaboration with Amy C. Alexander, Georg August University Goettingen issued a call for papers on the topic

Jan 23, 2014

Sonderforschungsbereich (SFB) 700 verlängert

Wir freuen uns bekanntzugeben, dass der SFB 700 für eine dritte und letzte Förderperiode von der Deutschen Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) finanziert wird.

Dec 12, 2013