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How women mobilise women in presidential election campaigns and why the leftist Worker’s Party became successful in the conservative Northeast of Brazil – these and other questions are answered in the new issue of the Journal of Politics in Latin America.
GIGA scholars will present their research findings at the International Studies Association’s annual convention in San Francisco at the beginning of April.
GIGA President Amrita Narlikar accompanied Federal President Frank-Walter Steinmeier on his state visit to India
Middle East expert Jens Heibach has won the 2017 DAVO Dissertation Prize for his PhD thesis on an opposition alliance in Yemen.
The BRICS states have faced significant challenges lately. Our online dossier brings together current research results, analyses, and our experts’ contact information.
Brazil was once seen as an aspiring “shaping power” capable of fulfilling its potential. But the upheavals of recent months have thrown the country into a serious crisis. Our dossier provides analyses and expert contacts.