War in Europe: Causes and consequences
The war in Ukraine keeps the world on edge for a year now. In order to understand the causes and consequences of the Russian invasion of Ukraine, the WZB in March 2022 launched this blog. It offers WZB researchers a platform for thoughts, analyses and research questions regarding the war in Ukraine.
The ties of migrant networks
An interview with Ukrainian sociologist Tetiana Kostiuchenko about her research, resuming teaching online, and how to incorporate the ongoing war into the university curriculum.
A Test for Europe’s Unity
Russia's attack on Ukraine has sparked solidarity across Europe. When it comes to taking in refugees, Europe is acting with greater unity than ever before. It remains to be seen whether the EU's refugee policy will be able to meet its long-term challenges, says WZB research professor Yasemin Soysal in an input given at the WZB's "Social Science Perspectives on War" event.
Discussion at WZB
In an online event on 15 March, leading researchers of the WZB Berlin shed light on the conflict and its implications from a social science perspective. Which factors led to the war and what role did Western countries play in it? What are the consequences for the world order? Which actions and policies are needed to tackle the situation?