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.

Mareike Forchheim

last contributed to D+C/E+Z in summer 2013 as a freelance writer.

All articles of Mareike Forchheim

International cooperation

Current MDG trends

Data from World Bank and UNDP show that, in spite of progress, the MDGs will not be met in 2015

International policymaking

Growing complexity

Emerging markets must assume global responsibility, and the international community must respect their needs


Efficient and coherent

Despite its own crisis, Europe must play a role in defining the post-2015 agenda

Civil society

Mutual understanding

More exchange in academia, the arts and sports might boost mutual understanding among Iran and the west

Raising awareness

Joy of life – and refugees

ENGAGEMENT GLOBAL helps to promote large-scale intercultural dialogue in Germany

Digital communication

Web access for women

Intel wants to see more women from developing countries use the internet

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