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60 Years IDOS

We celebrate our 60th anniversary! Founded in 1964, as the German Development Institute / Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE), IDOS today looks back at six decades of intensive research, policy advice, training and joint learning. At our anniversary event, we looked ahead.

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At IDOS, we aspire to co-shape a collaborative multipolar world for sustainable futures. We do so by conducting high-quality research, offering independent policy advice, and learning across borders and regions while seeking to align development and sustainability.
Russia's war against Ukraine
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Russia's war against Ukraine

Russia's invasion of Ukraine in violation of international law marks a turning point. Experts at IDOS analyse the consequences of the war from different perspectives.

2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
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2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

With its many years of expertise on the Agenda 2030, IDOS contributes to discussions at the 2024 High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF).

Opinion pieces and media contributions

The Current Column

60 years of research, policy advice and training at IDOS

Hornidge, Anna-Katharina / Axel Berger

A plea for more independent, transformative and collaborative research in times of geopolitical tensions and populist tendencies.

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Published on Tax Expenditures Lab

Tax Expenditure Country Reports. Unveiling Tax Ependitures at the Country Level.

Redonda, Agustin / Christian von Haldenwang (2024)

An introduction into a new series of reports on national tax expenditure regimes launched by CEP and IDOS.

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International Workshop
Round Table Discussion
Further events

Current publications

Operationalising social contracts: towards an index of government deliverables

Loewe, Markus / Amirah El-Haddad / Tina Zintl (2024)

On the acceptance of high carbon taxes in low- and middle-income countries: a conjoint survey experiment

Malerba, Daniele / Babette Never / Lukas Fesenfeld / Hanna Fuhrmann-Riebel / Sascha Kuhn (2024)

Tax Expenditures Country Report: The Netherlands

van Opstal, Rocus (2024)

Trump 2.0 in times of political upheaval? Implications of a possible second presidency for International politics and Europe

Klingebiel, Stephan / Max-Otto Baumann (24/2024)


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IDOS-Newsletter June 2024

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