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21 events

09.11.2020 - 09.11.2020

Virtual
Social Cohesion in Forced Displacement Contexts

The majority of displaced persons are hosted by neighbouring low- and middle-income countries, which themselves tend to be economically and socially unstable. The hosting of displaced populations puts…

09.11.2020

Virtual
Panel Discussion: “Social Cohesion: An Expanding Research Agenda”

Guiding questions: How is the topic of social cohesion placed in the academic discussion? What questions are gaining attention? What makes social cohesion especially appealing from an academic…

10.11.2020 - 10.11.2020

Virtual
Taxation, Social Protection Systems and Social Cohesion

It is often argued that social protection can achieve objectives beyond alleviation of poverty and food insecurity. One of them is the promotion of social cohesion. While there is a literature…

10.11.2020 - 10.11.2020

Viritual
Values: Foundation, Fault line, or Fabric of Social Cohesion?

Sharing similar values is a foundation of communities and societies. It has been an implicit common sense that individuals in socially cohesive societies share the same values or are tolerant enough…

10.11.2020 - 10.11.2020

Virtual
Economic Development and Social Cohesion: How Economic Factors Contribute to Cohesive Societies

The concept of social cohesion is still relatively new to the field of economics so that the respective strand of literature is relatively small. While there is some evidence for a positive…

10.11.2020

Virtual
Conflict, Societal Peace and Social Cohesion

How does violent conflict affect social cohesion and which domestic and international efforts can help to restore social cohesion afterwards? Can dealing with a history of violent conflict through…

10.11.2020 - 10.11.2020

Virtual
Social Cohesion: Concept and Measurement

Political polarization, nationalist trends and not least the effects of the Covid19 pandemic have recently been threatening the cohesiveness of societies around the world. Viceversa, a lack of social…

11.11.2020

Virtual
Panel Discussion: “Living Up to a New Challenge: How Can Development Cooperation Improve Social Cohesion?”

Welcome and introductory remarks by Julia Leininger (DIE)

Panelists:
•    MinDir Stefan Oswald (Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development - BMZ)
•    Thokozile Ruzvidzo (United…

12.11.2020 - 12.11.2020

Virtual
Launch of the Social Cohesion Hub & Panel Discussion on “Networking for Social Cohesion: How to Become a Community of Action?”

On November 12, 2020, the Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik / German Development Institute (DIE) is launching the Social Cohesion Hub, a new cooperative knowledge website dedicated entirely…

24.05.2021 - 28.05.2021

Karatina University, Main Campus, Kenya
Karatina University Fifth International Conference: Cohesion and Integration Conference 2021

Karatina University is pleased to announce the 5th International Conference on Cohesion and Integration at the University Main Campus, Kagochi from 24th to 28th May, 2021.The conference will provide…

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28.09.2021 - 28.09.2021

online
Launch of the Social Cohesion Webinar Series

A joint World Bank-DIE online seminar series on social cohesion

The Social Cohesion Online Seminar Series was launched jointly on September 28, 2021, by the DIE and the World Bank. The Webinar series…

07.12.2021 - 07.12.2021

online
Social Cohesion Online Seminar Series: Social Cohesion in Situations of Fragility, Conflict and Violence

On 7 December 2021 the second session of the recently launched Social Cohesion Online Seminar series convened over 125 participants to discuss ongoing work within the World Bank to develop a framework…

26.04.2022 - 26.04.2022

Online
Third Social Cohesion Online Seminar

Social Cohesion in Africa: Where do we stand? Where are we heading to?

Joseph Asunka, Chief Executive Officer of Afrobarometer provided a picture of social cohesion in Africa based on data from the…

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