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Migration, Sustainable Development and Just Order

In recent years, Europe’s responsibility to respond to global challenges with appropriate strategies for solutions has increasingly led to academic debates over questions of development amongst researchers at the University of Passau. One result of this interdisciplinary activity is the key topic ‘Migration, Sustainable Development and Just Order’. 

Professor Jörg Fedtke, Chair of Common Law at the University of Passau, talking to Professor Robert St. Martin Westley from Tulane University
Professor Jörg Fedtke, Chair of Common Law at the University of Passau, talking to Professor Robert St. Martin Westley from Tulane University
Reparations for Slavery

Up until now, the black community in the U.S. has not received any compensation for slavery. Professor Jörg Fedtke...

Elektrofahrzeuge vor einem alten Holzhaus im Böhmerwald. Foto: e-Sumava
Elektrofahrzeuge vor einem alten Holzhaus im Böhmerwald. Foto: e-Sumava

As part of the “ELECTRIFIC” project, a Europe-wide team has developed methods for wisely managing the conversion to...

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Study

Our case study in Burkina Faso suggests that glasses costing a couple of dollars are still too expensive and need to be...

Passau researchers present the findings of their study in Tunis.
Passau researchers present the findings of their study in Tunis.
Story

Tunisia is regarded as a trailblazer when it comes to women's rights in the Islamic world. However, a weak economy...

[Translate to English:] European network of excellence on Feminist Political Ecology
[Translate to English:] European network of excellence on Feminist Political Ecology
Story

The sociologist Professor Martina Padmanabhan and the development economist Professor Michael Grimm are part of a...

Reisbauern bei der Arbeit in Indonesien, Foto: V. Schreer
Reisbauern bei der Arbeit in Indonesien, Foto: V. Schreer
Project

IndORGANIC analyses the current state and potential of organic farming to improve food sustainability in Indonesia. We...

[Translate to English:] BMBF-Projekt Human+ untersucht Anzeichen künftiger Migrationsbewegungen
[Translate to English:] BMBF-Projekt Human+ untersucht Anzeichen künftiger Migrationsbewegungen
Project

The German-Austrian project HUMAN+ develops an integrative real-time situation report for migration movements.

Discussion with irrigation scheme committee members in Malawi
Discussion with irrigation scheme committee members in Malawi
Projects

A research team headed by Prof. Michael Grimm, Chair of Development Economics at the University of Passau, examines the...

[Translate to English:] DFG-Projekt "Multi-Resilience" - wie sich Haushalte gegen Stromknappheit wappnen können
[Translate to English:] DFG-Projekt "Multi-Resilience" - wie sich Haushalte gegen Stromknappheit wappnen können
Project

In the project Multi-Resilience, the question how resilience in multiple interconnected infrastructures and their mutual...

Frauen bekommen in Burkina Faso Unterstützung zur Unternehmensplanung
Frauen bekommen in Burkina Faso Unterstützung zur Unternehmensplanung
Project

In Burkina Faso, a key pressing challenge for politicians and policy makers is to find effective ways that create...

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