Welcome to the GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies' Press Centre. This section is intended for journalists and media professionals. It lists the latest news, press releases and contact details on our experts. If you would like to receive notification of new reports and our latest press releases, please email us your name, media organization, contact details and email address: firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have a special area of interest please specify.
This issue examines the role of paramilitary groups and the military in Latin America, the relaxation of term limits in Argentina, anti-government protests, and more.
Middle East expert Jens Heibach has won the 2017 DAVO Dissertation Prize for his PhD thesis on an opposition alliance in Yemen.
Immediately after the parliamentary elections, Professor Lars-Hendrik Röller, Germany's G20 sherpa and an economic policy advisor to the federal chancellor, will speak at the GIGA about Germany’s future role in global politics.
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.