The Annual Report offers an overview of ongoing research and other activities at the Centre. As well as a thematic look-back over the year, and reports from the various areas of research (the ‘Factory Report’), it includes news of events held during the reporting period (‘Cherries’), profiles of the fellows, a complete list of publications, and the yearly ‘Global Cooperation Outlook’.
ISSN 2198-1965 (Print)
ISSN 2198-042X (Online)
Global Cooperation Re:search 2015
Annual Report 4
In its fourth year, the Centre has given particular focus on the study of micro-practices in transnational cooperation and the role of diasporas as agents of global cooperation. The Centre furthermore forged a closer link between its research and policy-making as well as a broader public, by becoming a source of ideas and a place of knowledge-sharing with partners such as the China Council for International Cooperation on Environment and Development (CCICED), the German Federal Agency for Civic Education (bpb) or the Institute for Foreign Cultural Relations (ifa).
We invite you to get a deeper insight into the Centre's interdisciplinary research conducted by Fellows from all over the world and its numerous lectures, dialogues and other events.
Global Cooperation Re:search 2014
Annual Report 3
The Centre for Global Cooperation Research, the youngest of ten Käte Hamburger Centre’s sponsored by the German Ministry of Education and Research, has become three years old. Thus the Centre finds itself at the half-way point in its first funding phase. This occasion, like the Midterm Conference in July this year, offers an opportunity for both retrospective and prospective reflection.
We invite you to let this third annual report fire your imagination and motivate you to get involved in the quest to expand our platform for this new research branch.
Global Cooperation Re:search 2013
Annual Report 2
In its second year, the Centre welcomed 31 fellows from 5 continents basing their research in more than 8 disciplines about relevant issues on global cooperation. This diversity created a remarkable dynamic reflecting “Denkfreiräume” (free space for thoughts and reflection), the overall motto under which the Ministry of Education and Research initiated the establishment of altogether ten Käte Hamburger Centers.
Let us as well as our fellows invite you to learn more about the possibilities (and limits) of the research on global cooperation.
Global Cooperation Re:search 2012/2013
Annual Report 1
The first-ever annual report of the Duisburg-based Centre for Global Cooperation Research (KHK/GCR21) – the newest of the Käte Hamburger Centres – is made up of three sections: a review of the key issues addressed in the different research-areas (‘Factory Report’ ); selected highlights from the Centre’s various events (‘Cherries on the Cake’); and a detailed directory of the academics engaged in research at the Centre, including their research-topics and publications.
‘From the time the Centre started operations’, says Dr Markus Böckenförde, the Centre’s Executive Director’, our visiting academics have been key in creating a culture of lively and surprisingly diverse debate. We wanted this to come across in a vivid, reader-friendly way in the annual report.’ The report offers interested readers a more in-depth view of what drives research at the Centre and aims to stimulate interest in tackling the challenges of global cooperation.