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Summer of Knowledge at the Town Hall square: In presentations and games, the GIGA will present a selection of its current research on the topics of climate change and migration, youth as actors for peace, the Syrian war, public investment in developing countries, and open-access publishing.
Leadership of CliCCS and Prof. Dr. Amrita Narlikar present the Cluster of Excellence.
SAGE Publishing, one of the world’s leading independent and academic publishers, and the GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies have recently partnered to publish GIGA's open access journals.
A new line-up in the GIGA’s executive board: this body brings together experts on Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the Middle East, as well as on global developments. Between them they steer the entire institute.
The BRICS states are facing significant challenges. This site brings together current research results, analyses, and our experts’ contact information.
Brazil, the largest economy in Latin America, is about to decide, in the Presidential Election run-off on Sunday, 28 October. Current research findings, analyses, and contact information about Brazil are summarised for you here in our online dossier.