• Thursday, 04.07.19 - Geneva, Switzerland | 2019, Human Rights and Development, Trade and Development | Event

    Digital Trade in Africa: Implications for Inclusion and Human Rights

    Digitialisation is rapid and accelerating. The way new digital technologies interact with the global economy poses new opportunities and challenges...


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Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung
Geneva Office

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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

Thursday, 04.07.19 - Geneva, Switzerland | 2019, Human Rights and Development, Trade and Development | Event

Digital Trade in Africa: Implications for Inclusion and Human Rights

Digitialisation is rapid and accelerating. The way new digital technologies interact with the global economy poses new opportunities and challenges...


more information

Saturday, 22.06.19 - Geneva, Switzerland | 2019, Human Rights and Development | Event

Expert Seminar: The role of UN Human Rights Mechanisms in Monitoring the Implementation of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Peasants and Other People Working in Rural Areas

The UN Human Rights Council and the UN General Assembly adopted the UN Declaration on the rights of peasants and other people working in rural areas...


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Wednesday, 19.06.19 - 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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Publications

Rahman, Mustafizur; Bhattarcharya, Debapriya

Graduating LDCs in an evolving WTO

Options and strategies
Geneva, 2019

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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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