Kategorie: Globale Zivilgesellschaft


Bayernplan für eine sozial-ökologische Transformation

Das IfS ist Mitunterzeichner der Petition Bayernplan für eine sozial-ökologische Transformation: https://www.openpetition.de/petition/online/bayernplan-fuer-eine-soziale-und-oekologische-transformation?fbclid=IwAR2jWiaBj8O4hcefY01OzmWLtFNCgJOyAfHfzKuSQsGVtB3gH-8UlvcciDM An den Bayerischen Landtag wird appelliert, die Bayerische Staatsregierung aufzufordern, die soziale und ökologische Transformation im Freistaat zu verwirklichen. Dazu soll ein entsprechendes Konzept auf der Basis eines breit angelegten Dialogprozesses und einer parlamentarischen Anhörung entwickelt und mit...

/ 29. Juni 2020


Juni 2020 Petition: Wahlrecht verbessern – Stichentscheid bei Direktwahl get pdf: Petition Eine Reform des Wahlrechts zum Bundestag ist dringlich. Andernfalls bekommen wir einen „Bläh-Bundestag“ (Bildzeitung) mit rund 800 Abgeordneten. Doch bei den Versuchen, das Wahlrecht zu reformieren, verheddern sich die Parteien immer wieder. Die verschiedenen Vorschläge sind überfrachtet und...


(Globale) Zivilgesellschaft in Zeiten der Exekutive

Abstract [en]: COVID-19 leat to radical measures and a shift of politics towards executive action. Linked was a shift in discourses, especially those linked to human rights. As the executive actors can govern in democratically at least on the long run problematic ways, one human right is put before all...

/ 7. Mai 2020

Violence in Bolivia in October and November 2019

Resumen [es]: Violentas protestas caracterizan Bolivia actualmente. Las razones parecen claras – todo esto es relacionado con la elección de octubre y la dimisión de Evo Morales. Pero esto solo describe la superficie, tenemos que mirar que estar detrás. Así podemos entender que la sociedad de Bolivia es dividida y que...

/ 30. November 2019

Kultur und Freiheit in einer digitalen Welt

Abstract [en]: The effects of digital communication on culture is a challenge of its own. As in many other cases, it is highly ambivalent: It creates better access and enlarges potential audiences for high-end culture such as paintings, music and others. On the other hand, digital experience is definitely different...

/ 6. November 2019

Protests, Publicity and Change

Abstract [en]: ‚Feminist‘ protests are currently moving Mexico, turning against sexism and femicides. But they are indeed a new form of ‘feminism’, a public face of a struggle against intersectional discrimination in a society that perpetuates violence. It is about questions of representation, reporting and perception, so as not to...

/ 21. Oktober 2019

A Brexit view from the standpoint of an English person living in Germany

September 2019 A Brexit view from the standpoint of an English person living in Germany get pdf: A Brexit View from the standpoint of an English person living in Germany It is worrying and frustrating to be a witness to the chaos and divisive events and uncertain times as well...

/ 25. September 2019

Das Grundgesetz: veritable Referenzordnung in der Form westlich-atlantischer Verfassungen

Abstract [en]: Political and social upheavel such as the fall of the Iron Curtain often result in a new constitutional order. Having regained their liberty and national independence, Central and East European states - Poland and Hungary as example - required guidance for their deliberations and, therefore, turned to different...

/ 11. Mai 2019

Angst vor Kontrollverlust in einer veränderten Welt

Abstract [en]: In a world with an enormous speed of change, people are exposed to fears of losing control over their own lives. For the origins of populist movements, the feeling of “loss of control” shows better empirical evidence than some economic and political arguments such as a rising gap...

/ 28. Februar 2019

Sexuelle und Reproduktive Rechte als global ’neu entdeckte’ Menschen- und Minderheitenrechte. Teil 3

Abstract [en]: Sexual and Reproductive Rights developed since the 1980s on a global level as increasingly inclusive concept. Finally, they got the status of human rights. But at the same time, they have and had the character of minority rights, e.g. they protect minority sexual identities. But as far as...

/ 28. Februar 2019