3 sentences on the institute
The ABI is one of Germany’s major research centers in the domain of both comparative area studies and transregional studies. As an independent, non-profit research institution, the institute cooperates with the University of Freiburg. The Institute was founded in 1960 and goes back to Arnold Bergstraesser, at that time Professor of Political Science and Sociology at the University of Freiburg.
How do destination countries try to get transit countries in line with their migration policies? Antje Missbach and Melissa Phillips wrote @the interpreter.
In order to keep the risk of infection with the coronavirus Covid-19 low, the ABI and the library will be closed to the public until April 19th, 2020.
For an exchange and a visit of the ABI library, young researchers from l'Université Internationale de Rabat visited the ABI.
The Chair for Development Theory and Policy is looking for a research assistant in support of the EUCOR funded project ‘Making Infrastructure Global?´
"Urban Poetics and Politics in Asia" is the title of the recently published issue of the International Quarterly for Asian Studies, edited by Claudia Derichs, Jörn Dosch, Conrad Schetter, Uwe Skoda.
Erik Plänitz recently published an article on reasons why some cities in Sub-Saharan Africa experience post-flood disorder while others do not.
Stefan Rother recently published a chapter on "Global civil society, migration and development" in Routledge Handbook of Migration and Development, eds. Tanja Bastia and Ronald Skeldon.