GIGA researchers will present their work on democracy at the 2018 annual meeting of the German Political Science Association (GPSA).
From 25 to 28 September, the twenty-seventh academic conference of the German Political Science Association (GPSA) will take place in Frankfurt am Main. The GIGA will be represented by eight researchers, who will present research projects on various topics ranging from populism in foreign policy based on the examples of India and Turkey, to innovative forms of democratic decision-making, to shrinking civic spaces. You can find the GIGA’s conference contributions here.
Political scientists from across Germany will discuss their research on the “Frontiers of Democracy,” the conference theme. This year, the professional association’s annual meeting will be hosted by Goethe University Frankfurt.
The new issue of the Journal of Politics in Latin America offers analyses on a variety of topics such as pension reforms in Chile, the perceptions of political corruption, indigenous language rights in Peru or feminist legislators, women’s representation, and career paths in Argentina.
The GIGA has a new board member: Prof. Dr. Eckart Woertz today takes up his position as Director of the GIGA Institute of Middle East Studies.
Prof. Amrita Narlikar shares her thoughts on the state of the world – and all things global – in the column, “Globale Gedanken,” in the national newspaper Tagesspiegel.