• June: Education under pressure

    The education experts we spoke to in this month's issue agree: education is under pressure, and we simply cannot go back to the way things were.


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  • May: The crucial role of social security

    Social security as an inviolable human right. But the global crisis that we face today reveals we are still not able to realize it as such.


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  • April: The digital divide

    Can we ensure that digitalization will always be socially just?


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  • March: The Future is Feminist

    In this issue we have asked FES partners and friends from around the world how they imagine a feminist future.


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04.05.2020

The revolutionary pandemic: exposing institutional blindness

What is the kind of work without which a society would perish and how do we acknowledge it? Andris Šuvajevs says it like it is: make essential workers the best-paid sector in society and re-establish full employment as a key policy goal.


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04.05.2020

Indonesia: Health and social security in a pandemic

Among the dozens of countries currently fighting the COVID-19 pandemic globally, Indonesia holds the highest death rate in Asia. How prepared is their public health sector? Will their current social protection systems be sufficient to face this...


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04.05.2020

The informal economy in Zambia: An interview with Lameck Kashiwa and Prof. Trywell Kalusopa

The informal economy plays a critical role in the emerging economy of a developing nation like Zambia. FES Zambia interviewed Mr Kashiwa Lameck, the current General Secretary for the Alliance for Zambia Informal Economy Associations (AZIEA) and Prof...


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02.06.2020

Back to school in a time of COVID-19: FES experts give four crucial recommendations

Germany is currently re-opening its schools, but how can the country ensure...


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02.06.2020

North Macedonia’s education in a pandemic: What can we learn?

Going back to education as usual would be short-sighted and...


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01.06.2020

Cities use UNESCO global network to share local measures on fighting the virus

Cities across the globe must deal with the pandemic’s impacts on learning...


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02.06.2020

Despite three key challenges, adult education persists to create a resilient Europe

In times of a global crisis, adult learning and education is needed to cope...


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01.06.2020

As frontlines shift to schools: Can governments ensure safety?

Education International echoes the call of education workers from around...


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31.05.2020

Empowering citizens through education in Kosovo

When education is hit by a pandemic, how is social justice and active...


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03.03.2020

Family Laws in the MENA Region A Tool for Subordination

Farah Daibes expertly summarizes a study that dives deep into the origins...


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A New Look at Capitalism and Democracy

A book review of Torben Iversen/David Soskice: Democracy and Prosperity:...


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New Jobs through Energy Transition

This is not a forecast, but a possible scenario. It's entirely possible to...


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