Author Archives: governanceplatform

Start of our new project: “Who bears responsibility for the future of democracy?”

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Today, liberal democracies offer their citizens a level of prosperity unequalled by any other political system. Nevertheless, the way it works on a day-to-day basis is viewed with increasing scepticism. People’s lifeworlds are changing as a consequence of globalization and digitalization. The global Financial Crisis, the Panama Papers

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Report: Manage risks smartly. How do we create robust digital energy infrastructures?

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The energy system is becoming increasingly interconnected and digital. In addition to opportunities, this also entails risks. How can critical energy infrastructures be redesigned to create a secure and smart energy system? At the seventh Energy Trialog, experts of the academy project “Energy Systems of the Future” discussed

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Berlin’s housing companies present guidelines for participation

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Today the state-owned housing companies degewo, GESOBAU, Gewobag, HOWOGE, STADT UND LAND and WBM presented their guidelines for participation together with Prof. Dr. Gesine Schwan, president of Humboldt-Viadrina Governance Platform and Katrin Lompscher, senator for urban development and housing. The motto is: transparent, reasoned, constructive and reliable. For the

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Final report of Trialog-series “participation in housing construction”

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How to design participation in housing construction so that it contributes to constructive and fair processes? The final report summarizes the results from all four Trialogs of the series “participation in housing construction”. The report is available for download. Guidelines for participation of the municipal housing companies were formulated on

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