Aktuelle Entwicklungen im Asyl-, Staatsbürgerschafts- und Fremdenrecht in Österreich

Online Seminar mit dem Juristen Norbert Kittenberger

Auf Einladung des VIDC und des Sport- und Kulturvereins „NEUER START“ gibt der Jurist Norbert Kittenberger Auskunft über die neuen und alten Herausforderungen im Bereich von Asyl-, Fremden- und Staatsbürgerschaftsrecht.

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Herat, Afghanistan © Ali Ahmad

Afghanistan Peace Talks. A Road to Nowhere?

Panel discussion with prominent Afghan experts

Monday, 26 April 2021, 15:30 - 17:00 CET (Zoom)
Panel discussion on the current progress of the peace talks between the Afghan government delegation and the Taliban negotiators.

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[Translate to English:] Women Leaders Peace Summit in November 2020 in Doha © OXUS TV/Tanya Kayhan

Afghan women – the quintessence for peace

by Heela Najibullah

UN Resolution 1325 demands to include women's full equal participation in peacebuilding. However, Afghan women's voices are marginalized. Only 4 out of 21 members of Afghan goverment's negotiation team are women and zero in…

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School  in Taiz © Taha Saleh

Yemen: The everlasting “forgotten”, “ignored", “proxy" and “absurd” war

by Bushra Nasr Kretschmer

According to Bushra Nasr Kretschmer international players are unable to end the war in Yemen since 2014 because they have failed to understand the root causes of the conflict, which can be found in the ideology of the Houthi.

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[Translate to English:] General election, 14 January 2021, Kampala © Abby Ramadan

Gender Politics in Uganda

by Hilda J. Twongyeirwe and Fortunate Tusasirwe

In Uganda, participation of women in politics has alwyas been a labored process burdened with patriarchy. Thanks to women's political resistance and trainings, FEMRITE hopes that the country might get a female president one…

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Stigmatisiert und ausgegrenzt: VIDC präsentiert erste Studie über Abgeschobene von Österreich nach Afghanistan

von Ali Ahmad und Michael Fanizadeh

Sicherheitsbedrohungen, Verlust des sozialen und familiären Netzwerks, Stigmatisierung und Ausgrenzung - so beschreiben 16 Deportierte ihre derzeitige Situation in Afghanistan. VIDC Studie empfiehlt dringend Abschiebestopp.

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Covid-19, vaccine, fairness, equality, human rights, WTO, TRIPS, Carlos Correa, Fatima Hassan

Covid-19 and Global Vaccine Inequality

Views from the Global South

Covid-19 affects us all, but not all equally. Documentation of a webinar on vaccine inequlity, with Carlos Correa and Fatima Hassan.

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Nachruf auf Ahmed Ben Salah

Nachruf auf Ahmed Ben Salah

Von Peter Jankowitsch

Vor kurzen verstarb mit Ahmed Ben Salah aus Tunesien, einer der Mitbegründer des „Wiener Instituts für Entwicklung“. VIDC-Kuratoriumsmitglied Peter Jankowitsch würdigt die Gründungspersönlichkeit des VIDC mit einem Nachruf.

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Protests in Nigeria Africa

Social Movements in Africa. Mobilization in the Middle of a Pandemic

Report from the Online Discussion on 18 November 2020

The discussion provided an insight into the daily struggles of African protest movements and thightened security measures during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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The role of social media in changing gender roles in Iran

By Homa Bazafkan

Despite the Internet ban in Iran, women are making use of social media channels to successfully fight against gender-based violence and for their rights.

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