Tag: Think Pieces

Open Letters from African Students from Ukraine who fled to Germany (with a Report on the “Welcome Conference BIPoC Ukraine” organized by Peace-by-Peace in Berlin on May 16, 2022)

Redakteur , June 9th, 2022


Hide Press Release (3 Less Words) Ziga Podgornik Jakil Introduction With the old deadline for applying for a residence permit for war refugees from Ukraine in Germany expiring…


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BioNTainer – A Manufacturing Solution for Africa or Circumventing Capacity?

Redakteur , May 9th, 2022


Hide Press Release (2 Less Words) Uli Beisel On the occasion of the EU-Africa Summit in February this year in Brussels, several African Heads of State and public…


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Pandemic, Democratic Death, and Antifragility in Contemporary Italy: A Personal Reflection (#WitnessingCorona)

Jenny Rosenberg , June 19th, 2020


Hide Press Release (2 Less Words) Annamaria Fantauzzi   This article aims to reflect on how dying and the perception of death in the COVID-19 pandemic have changed…


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Transnational Scientific Projects and Racial Politics: The KEMRI Six Case Against the KEMRI-Wellcome Trust Research Programme in Contemporary Kenya

Karoline Buchner , August 7th, 2017


Hide Press Release (2 Less Words) Denielle Elliott The Supreme Court of Kenya: Lawyer Ogutu, Sam Gwer, Lawyer Chigiti, Michael Mwaniki, and Moses Ndiritu (left to right), taken…


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Enacting the homosexual body: The Turkish military’s practice of “proving” homosexuality through rectal examinations

Max Schnepf , June 12th, 2017


Hide Press Release (2 Less Words) Max Schnepf Photo credits: Can Ortak The practice of rectal examinations in the Turkish military made international news (e.g. Gaytimes 2015) when…


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Medical Technologies and Infrastructure: Exploring Im/Mobility and Dis/Connectivity in “Global Health”

Hansjörg Dilger , January 23rd, 2017


Hide Press Release (4 Less Words) Hansjörg Dilger, Dominik Mattes Source: pixabay CC0 1.0. There are numerous approaches to defining “Global Health” (Brown, Cueto, and Fee 2006; Farmer…


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