G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors meeting was held in Washington D.C., USA on April 16-17, 2015
G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors meeting was held in Washington D.C., USA on April 16-17, 2015. The participants discussed the issues of the global economic growth, macroeconomic policies and structural reforms, investment, IMF Quota and Governance Reforms, strengthening the global financial system as well as the development agenda.
The G7 Foreign Ministers meeting within the German presidency was held in Lübeck on 14-15 April 2015. The meeting agenda traditionally focused on the concurrent crises in different parts of the world, the fight against terrorism, the non-proliferation issues, as well as the impact of climate change on the stability of states.
International conference «Higher Education Futures» will be held in Singapore 14-15 October 2015 г. This Conference is an initiative of the in partnership with the Singapore Ministry of Education.
On 1 April 2015, Global Forum on Development (GFD) held in Paris. High-level policy makers, academia, civil society and the private sector looked at the questions of development, explored challenges, opportunities and lessons, learned about current poverty reduction policies and methods for fostering social cohesion and progress.
New electronic extensive collection of legal, political and technical texts is now available at the European Council web-site in epub and pdf format. The compilation contains primary and secondary law, as well as European Council and Ecofin conclusions, intergovernmental instruments, agreements and more.
In their new statement on Ukraine of February 13, 2015, the G7 Leaders welcomed the "Package of Measures for the Implementation of the Minsk Agreements" adopted on February 12, 2015 in Minsk. Implementation of the "Minsk Package" offers a way forward to a comprehensive, sustainable, and peaceful resolution to the crisis in eastern Ukraine.
The Going for Growth 2015 report assesses and compares structural reform progress across countries since 2013 and identifies new priorities to revive growth and make it more inclusive.
HSE's International Organisations Research Institute (IORI HSE) and the University of Toronto have been carrying out a long-term project on monitoring the G20's progress in implementing priority commitments, and the project will result in a research report. The work’s conclusions and recommendations will be presented to G20 Sherpas and leaders ahead of their November summit and published on the websites of the HSE and the University of Toronto.
Improving the quality of education and training is a key concern in the policy debate on education both at national and EU level. New Eurydice report offers a country-specific and comparative review of school evaluation across Europe, in order to promote the sharing of knowledge about approaches to enhance the quality of education systems.
International Organisations Research Journal (IORJ) of the National Research University Higher School of Economics invites the authors to submit papers for a special issue on the topic “Shaping Post-2015 Global Sustainable Development Agenda beyond” to be published in September 2015.