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Trade and Development
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Trade and Development

Trade is a powerful engine. But who is driving the engine? And what else needs to be done to let all parts of society benefit from trade policy? We try to empower those who are not yet the main beneficiaries of the current trade policy regime. More

Employment and Social Policy
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Employment and Social Policy

Decent work for all is not a slogan for us. It is our mission. We work together with a vast variety of stakeholders to achieve decent work for all; for the informal and formal sector, for women and men, for more and less advantaged. More

Human Rights and Development
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Human Rights and Development

The list of challenges to human rights in the 21st century is long. Climate change threatens fundamental human rights, such as the right to food, water or adequate housing. Austerity measures sacrifice the public’s right to social security, health and work in an attempt to balance state budgets. More

Migration
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Migration

Migration is a fundamental part of human behaviour. Climate change, environmental pollution, violent conflicts, economic insecurity are some of the reasons why people migrate. While inequalities and power structures exacerbate the reasons to leave one's home, the lines between forced and chosen migration are rarely clear. More

Media Center

22.11.2021 | 2021, Human Rights and Development | Media Center

Portraits of a Feminist Energy Transition

Video Series


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11.11.2021 | 2021, Human Rights and Development | Media Center

The Persistence of Poverty

Report of the Special Rapporteur on Extreme Poverty and Human Rights


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Events

Thursday, 02.12.2021 - 13.30pm - 14.45pm CET, hybrid meeting | 2021, Trade and Development | Event

“Humanizing the WTO: Seeking a Sustainable, Just, and Integrative Trade Agenda”

Humanizing the WTO will be a key part of making the organization more impactful and durable.


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Tuesday, 30.11.2021 - Friday, 03.12.2021 - Geneva, Switzerland | 2021, Trade and Development | Event

LDC-Journalists at the 12th WTO Ministerial Conference

The multilateral trading system plays a crucial role for the Least Developed Countries (LDC).


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Monday, 29.11.2021 - 15.30pm – 17.30 CET, Online | 2021, Trade and Development | Event

From Low to Middle-Hanging Fruits: How Can the WTO Deliver on Development?

Expectations are high on the eve of the 12th Ministerial Conference of the WTO. For months, delegations have been busy in trying to work on solutions,…


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Publications

Kelsey, Jane; Mohamadieh, Kinda

UNCITRAL fiddles while countries burn

Geneva, 2021

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Billard Schachter, Clémence; Mingrone, Francesca

Un rapporteur spécial de l'ONU sur les droits de l'homme et les changements climatiques?

Perspectives régionales
Berlin, 2021

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Billard Schachter, Clémence; Mingrone, Francesca

Un relator especial de la ONU sobre los derechos humanos y el cambio climático?

Perspectives régionales
Berlin, 2021

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