What is the involvement of corporations in symbolic reparations (SR) in Colombia, Germany and South Africa?
To what extent does violence against civilians by armed actors increase the risk of conflict escalation and civil war?
To what extent does the fit between personal values and the organizational values of an IO foster the working motivation of its employees and volunteers?
What are the environmental, health and regulatory dimensions of pesticide use in agriculture in low- and middle-income countries?
How can new institutional arrangements help reconcile livelihood-relevant factors of local populations with the UN program for Reducing Emissions for Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD)?
What are the effects of Social Impact Bonds on the social service programs they finance?
What are the major factors shaping, preventing or enhancing human rights-based approaches in the world heritage system?
How can historical research data contribute to a better understanding of health services? How can this knowledge contribute to the development of sustainable health systems in developing countries?
Which types of international environmental cooperation are likely to have long-term prospects in democracies and which will not?
When and how does increasing market power translate into regulatory power to shape the rules of international trade?
To what extent do institutional reforms and participation mechanism increase the external stakeholder input in formal and informal governance arrangements?
What are the challenges of infertility in terms of public health concerns and social marginalisation in resource-poor settings in Nepal and India?
Why was no multilateral regulation against capital flight and international tax evasion implemented between 1945 and 1970?
What are the effects of different types of trade policy measures on global food price volatility and what local, alternative measures can be adopted to foster food security in volatile global markets?
What are the effects of market incentives made by public financial institutions on worker organisations and social dialogue according to ILO key labour standards?
What are the roles played by migrant organisations in the context of transnational Senegalese migration, integration and development?
What role can product development partnerships play in order to improve access to medicines for neglected diseases?
What can the EU’s Hotspot approach to migration tell us about the impact of infrastructure on migration management?
This project engages in a comparative enquiry into the triple dynamics of race, space and “illegality” in the reproduction
How do developing countries set priorities and define realistically achievable goals within the millennium development goals?
What are the political orders put in place by rebel movements and how do they influence the post-war state formation?
What are the effects of the financialisation of the commodity trading on local lives and what are the policy recommendations to be drawn for Swiss and international regulatory actors?
What are the challenges of the gig economy in terms of social dialogue and workers’ protection?
What are the conditions under which deaths in custody should be investigated and how can they be prevented?
What are the effects of cross-border migration in the southwestern Amazon on the transmission of two neglected tropical diseases (American Cutaneous Leishmaniasis and Bartonellosis)?
What are the practices, social relations and power relations to social reproduction within the Social and Solidarity Economy (SSE)? What is the contribution of SSE to the renewal of public action and policies in the field of production and social reproduction?
What are the barriers and opportunities for compost-based urban farming and gardening in Dschang, Cameroon and Lausanne, Switzerland?