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.

Thomas Silberhorn


last contributed to D+C/E+Z in summer 2017 as parliamentary state secretary at Germany’s Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ).  

All articles of Thomas Silberhorn


No development without tax revenue

A new partnership with Africa to improve domestic resource mobilisation

Ebola epidemic

Long-term commitment

Germany’s Federal Government is rising to the global Ebola challenge

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