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Background Material: “From Extractivism to Sustainable Development in Latin America – How to Make Best Use of the UN”

Vivianne Ventura-Dias: Conservative transformation in Latin America: can social inclusion justify unsustainable production? Ricardo Sanchez: Towards a new Natural Resources Governance in Latin America and the Caribbean in a context of price cycle Dora Lucy Arias: Mas allá del conflicto more »

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Event: How Global Financial Institutions Impact Inequality – A Workshop to Strengthen Understanding, Assessment & Reporting

With a two-day workshop in New York on June 2-4 we launched a new initiative to deepen analysis and strengthen the overall methodology and framework for assessing international Financial Rule-Making Institutions (G20, IMF, World Bank, OECD/UN tax bodies, Financial Stability more »

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Past Event: “Neo-Nazi Extremism in Germany”

Thursday, October 30th | 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Roger Smith Hotel – Room: Solarium – 501 Lexington Avenue, New York After the far right extremist terror group known as NSU (National Socialist Underground) was uncovered by the German more »

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Publication: “What’s Peace Got To Do With It?”

Laura Ribeiro Pereira FES Perspective, September 2014 ISBN: 978-3-86498-930-8 This Perspective analyzes the political wrangling about the inclusion of a Peace Goal into the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) after 2015. The author explains why in its current form, the more »

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Past Event: “FES New York 2013 Fall Academy: ‘How to Make Beste Use of UN Capacities’ “

11 – 15 November 2013, New York From 11- 15 November 2013, FES New York hosted its eighth annual Fall Academy “How to Make Best Use of UN Capacities” for young international policy analysts. 16 participants from eleven countries and more »

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Past Event: “Strengthening the Relationship between UN Member States and Civil Society”

By Invitation Only Wednesday, May 29, 2013 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m Ali Baba’s Terrace, 862 Second Avenue FES New York organized a special event to bid farewell to Dr. Werner Puschra, and to welcome the new Executive Director, Michèle more »

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Past Event “FES New York Fall Academy 2012”

12 – 16 November 2012, New York From November 12 to 16, 2012 the FES New York office hosted its seventh annual Fall Academy “How to Make Best Use of UN Capacities” for young international policy analysts. 19 participants came more »

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Past Event – “Reception for Speakers and Bureau – Prior to the 50th Commission for Social Development”

30 January 2012, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm; Bahá’í International, 866 United Nations Plaza, Suite 120, New York On the eve of the 50th Commission for Social Development, the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung and NGO Committee for Social Development hosted a more »

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