Bringing Human Rights Home
We’re happy to have you back for episode 4 of our policycorner.org podcast!
In this episode we discuss human rights, the sustainable development goals and what role transnational cooperations have in realizing them with Policy Corner co-founder Fabio Thoma. We talk about possible remedy schemes and accountability and how national action plans might help in implementing a legal framework for holding transnational cooperations accountable for human rights abuses committed abroad. Please subscribe on iTunes and email your feedback and questions to firstname.lastname@example.org!
This episode was recorded on October 22, 2017.
Academic Freedom in Singapore and Around the World
In this episode, Alicja Polakiewicz from the Global Public Policy Institute in Berlin (gppi.net) discusses what the cancellation of a class at a University in Singapore tells us about the state of academic freedom. You can read Alicja’s article on the case in Singapore here. Please subscribe to our podcast on iTunes and leave us […]
The Moment of Hope in Syria’s Revolution
The Policy Corner Podcast Series is back – this time a little different. We’re bringing you the story of Mulham Hendawy, a journalist from Aleppo, Syria. He is taking us onto the streets of Aleppo, and tells us the story of how the Syrian revolution began for him and how it all played out.
Keeping up with China’s Clean Energy Revolution
Great to have you back for episode 9 of our policycorner.org podcast series! Our guest today is Jill van de Walle and she discusses China’s newfound ambitions in the renewable energy sector. She also explains what this means for the European Union and the global fight against climate change. With China projecting dominance in many […]