Prof. Dr. Amrita Narlikar is named among five exceptional female scientists with links to Germany.
GIGA President Prof. Dr. Amrita Narlikar is named as one of five exceptional female researchers in “Cutting-edge research with strong women” at deutschland.de. The praise particularly emphasised her work as an internationally sought-after globalisation expert. Amrita Narlikar’s research expertise lies in the areas of international trade, WTO, rising powers, and multilateral negotiations. She also maintains a strong research interest in India’s foreign policy and economy, Sanskrit, and Indian philosophy.
The Germany portal deutschland.de presented this selected group of female researchers at: www.deutschland.de/en/topic/knowledge/women-in-research-portraits-of-top-scientists.
Uganda had one of the strictest lockdowns in East Africa, including closing all but essential businesses, dusk-to-dawn curfews, and bans on both private and public transport vehicles. We take a look at how these measures affected people and businesses in the informal economy.
Review of a successful year 2019
This issue of the GIGA Journal of Current Chinese Affairs covers topics such as the social and political role of Chinese associations in Africa, the ideological discourse of "positive energy" in China, and the redefinition of the concept of "citizen diplomacy".