Jan 2019

Universal Basic Income: the way to prosperity or idleness?

Universal Basic Income: the way to prosperity or idleness?

The concept of a universal basic income (UBI) is becoming increasingly popular in discussions about how to combat poverty and reduce inequality. Advocates for UBI include not only leftists, but also neoliberals, who see it as an opportunity to reduce [...]

Dez 2018

The 2019 European elections: Europe at a crossroads

The 2019 European elections: Europe at a crossroads

  As we get near the end of what promises to be a critical year for Europe, join the DOC Research Institute in Berlin to hear a lecture from the Federal Chancellor of Austria (2007-2008), Dr. Alfred Gusenbauer, on what [...]
Don’t let me be misunderstood: Making dialogue between cultures work

Don’t let me be misunderstood: Making dialogue between cultures work

Join DOC Berlin to discover the easy tools of a better understanding and effective international communication from expert UN interpreter Susanne Kilian, who has worked for US presidents, Head of IMF Christine Lagarde and leading German politicians.   We at [...]

Nov 2018

Runder Tisch mit Dr. Wendelin Ettmayer

Runder Tisch mit Dr. Wendelin Ettmayer

Liebe Freunde und Partner des DOC-Runden Tisches, wir freuen uns, Sie zum nächsten  „Runden Tisch“ am Montag, dem 26.11.  2018 um 16.00 Uhr (Ende 17.30 Uhr)  ins Vienna Office des Dialogue of Civilizations Research Institute in 1070 Wien, Neustiftgasse 67-69/1/24 [...]
Workshop on Religion Studies: Methods, Instruments and Analysis

Workshop on Religion Studies: Methods, Instruments and Analysis

The workshop continues the series of seminars and round tables conducted in partnership with leading Russian and CIS universities. It is going to become a part of the “Interethnic and interreligious relations” master program launched by the Northern (Arctic) Federal [...]
Die Zukunft der Arbeit

Die Zukunft der Arbeit

Klemens Witte vom Research Institute Dialogue of Civilizations wird seine Forschung zu den Auswirkungen der Digitalisierung auf Gesellschaft und Arbeitsmarkt vorstellen. Klemens wird insbesondere auf die Frage eingehen, wie digitale Plattformen die Arbeitsbedingungen verändern und was getan werden kann, um [...]
The Second International Conference “Islam in a Modern Secular State” 

The Second International Conference “Islam in a Modern Secular State” 

November 15-16th, 2018 under the auspices of the President of the Kyrgyz Republic the Second International Conference “Islam in a Modern Secular State” will be held in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. The purpose of the Conference is to analyze the situation, discuss the contemporary issues and [...]
Macroeconomic policies in countries of the global South

Macroeconomic policies in countries of the global South

Concept note The idea of this project is to analyse what kind of macroeconomic policy is most conducive to growth in developing countries and to investigate whether particular fiscal, monetary, and exchange rate policies have similar effects in developed and [...]
Trump and the changing world order: The effect of the mid-term results

Trump and the changing world order: The effect of the mid-term results

Join the DOC Berlin to hear from the renowned Princeton scholar and influential commentator Richard A. Falk on Trump, the mid-term election results, and what this means in a time of changing world order. This enlightening event, the first in [...]
Filmvorführung "Bornholmer Strasse" und Zeitzeugenberichte

Filmvorführung "Bornholmer Strasse" und Zeitzeugenberichte

29 Jahre nach der spektakulären Öffnung der Berliner Mauer begegnen sich am 08. November 2018 Zeitzeugen unter dem Dach des Berliner Forschungsinstituts Dialog der Zivilisationen (DOC) in der Französischen Straße. Harald Jäger, 1989 Oberstleutnant der DDR-Grenztruppen wurde berühmt dafür, dass [...]

Okt 2018

Rhodes Forum 2018: Making Multilateralism Work: Enhancing Dialogue on Peace, Security and Development

Rhodes Forum 2018: Making Multilateralism Work: Enhancing Dialogue on Peace, Security and Development

The DOC Research Institute is pleased to announce that its next Dialogue of Civilizations Rhodes Forum will take place on 5-6 October 2018 on the Greek island of Rhodes. The DOC Rhodes Forum 2018 will continue the Rhodes Forum tradition of shining a light [...]