At D+C/E+Z, we are proud of our international network of authors. It is particularly important to us to be a platform for voices from the global south. Some authors contribute on a regular basis, others don't. Here you can find information about the people behind the contributions.

Drake Jamali

contributed to D+C/E+Z in spring 2018 as an intern, sponsored by the Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange (CBYX), a programme that invites 75 young Americans to work in Germany and 75 young Germans to do so in the USA.  

All articles of Drake Jamali

Rural development

Harnessing off-grid power

Off-grid solutions serve to plug gaps in electric power supply


Energy shift

Carbon pricing can drive international transformation to sustainability

Investment climate

Budding businesses

In Burundi, SMEs want to make a difference


Official statistics must improve

Solid statistics help to ensure that no group is left behind


New development finance

New financing methods may help to achieve development goals


Digital childhood

According to UNICEF, children today are digital natives, and the internet is their second home

Social media

When the government spreads fake news

Because of fake news regarding Ukraine and Syria, regular Russian citizens no longer know what is going on

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