• Monday, 27.05.19 - Room V, Palais des Nations, Geneva, Switzerland | 2019, Employment and Social Policy, Trade and Development | Event

    Global Inequalities and Unsustainability - A Conversation with Lucas Chancel

    Economic inequality and environmental degradation are among the greatest policy challenges of our time. Properly understanding global inequality...


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  • Monday, 03.06.19 to Tuesday, 04.06.19 - Geneva, Switzerland | 2019, Human Rights and Development | Event

    Expert Workshop on Integrating Human Rights in Nationally Determined Contributions

    All governments are obligated to respect, protect and fulfill human rights. The Paris Agreement affirms that governments should respect, protect and...


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  • Wednesday, 19.06.19 - 13.15pm-14.30pm, Geneva Academy, Villa Moynier, 120B Rue de Lausanne, Geneva, Switzerland | 2019, Human Rights and Development | Event

    Book Launch and Panel Discussion: Economic Complicity with the Pinochet’s Dictatorship

    This event, co-organized with the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, marks the launch in Geneva of the new book by Juan Pablo Bohoslavsky, UN Independent...


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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.
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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.
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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.
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Peace and Security Policy
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Peace and Security Policy

Peace is more than the absence of war. Sustainable peace needs to be cultivated throughout the conflict cycle, from early warning to conflict transition. Applying the concept of human security, our work encourages a holistic and integrated approach to preventing destructive conflict and building peace.
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Events

Wednesday, 19.06.19 - 13.15pm-14.30pm, Geneva Academy, Villa Moynier, 120B Rue de Lausanne, Geneva, Switzerland | 2019, Human Rights and Development | Event

Book Launch and Panel Discussion: Economic Complicity with the Pinochet’s Dictatorship

This event, co-organized with the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, marks the launch in Geneva of the new book by Juan Pablo Bohoslavsky, UN Independent...


more information

Monday, 03.06.19 to Tuesday, 04.06.19 - Geneva, Switzerland | 2019, Human Rights and Development | Event

Expert Workshop on Integrating Human Rights in Nationally Determined Contributions

All governments are obligated to respect, protect and fulfill human rights. The Paris Agreement affirms that governments should respect, protect and...


more information

Monday, 27.05.19 - Room V, Palais des Nations, Geneva, Switzerland | 2019, Employment and Social Policy, Trade and Development | Event

Global Inequalities and Unsustainability - A Conversation with Lucas Chancel

Economic inequality and environmental degradation are among the greatest policy challenges of our time. Properly understanding global inequality...


more information

Publications

Schillinger, Hubert René

El "lejano oeste" digital y la política comercial

Controversias de política comercial en torno a la economía digital
Montevideo, 2019

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Fair Play in world trade

Towards a social democratic redesign of trade policy
Berlin, 2019

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De Schutter, Olivier

The rights-based welfare state

Public budgets and economic and social rights
Geneva, 2018

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