We congratulate the five pairs of municipalities selected for the project “Energiewende PartnerStadt”. The project “Energiewende PartnerStadt” started in 2017 as a pilot project and supports planned or existing partner municipalities in the field of renewable energies. This year, the jury, consisting of the representatives of the FederalRead more
“Working Poor, Minimum Wage and Pension Security” – How must good Economic and Social Policy be designed today?
Working Poor, Minimum Wage and Old Age Security– how must good economic and social policy be designed today? How do global competition and digitalisation effect companies, and what impacts do these developments have on national economic policies? These were the topics discussed in-depth on Friday, 15 March 2019,Read more
On 11 – 12 March 2019, we conducted a train-the-trainers instructor workshop for compliance professionals from major companies in North Macedonia. The workshop took place in Skopje and was hosted by KONEKT, the secretariat of the United Nations Global Compact Local Network, as well as the Center forRead more
For the first time HUMBOLDT-VIADRINA Governance Platform, after being granted an observer status to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change, took part in the 24th Conference of the Parties (COP24) in its capacity as Secretariat of Climate Transparency. The main task of the international negotiations that took placeRead more
With the project „Energiewende twinning towns“ the German Renewable Energies Agency and the HUMBOLDT-VIADRINA Governance Platform support European twinning municipalities looking for inspiration through exchange. The project is funded by the German Federal Foreign Office and aims to strengthen the network and broaden the knowledge of European municipalitiesRead more