AGI

United States

Reset

Transatlantic Dynamics in Ongoing Postcolonial Negotiations

The genocide of the Herero and Nama, committed between 1904 and 1908 under German colonial rule in today’s Namibia, is considered the first genocide of the 20th century. Over the …

Event
Aug30

Elections

In anticipation of the German elections on September 24, AGI hosted a group of experts from the NRW School of Governance at the University of Duisburg-Essen to discuss the issues …

Event
Jul26

Anti-Gentrification Housing Struggles in Los Angeles and Berlin

Communities around the world are mobilizing urban social movements against rising inequality and economic hardship in order to transform local neighborhoods, urban planning practices, and city policies. Minority and immigrant …

Event
Aug31

Privatization of Immigrant Detention in the United States and Germany

Migration has become a hot-button issue on both sides of the Atlantic. Immigration without proper documentation in the United States and the deportation of those denied asylum in Germany have …

Event
Jun27

Democracy and Its Discontents

Panel Discussion at the German Historical Institute. Speakers: Kathleen Canning (University of Michigan), Rüdiger Graf (Center for Contemporary History Potsdam), Donna Harsch (Carnegie Mellon University), and Dirk Schumann (University of …

Event
Apr27

AGI provides knowledge, insights, and networks as tools to solve the challenges ahead.

Support Our Work

Privatization of Security Services

On April 25, 2017, Dr. Johannes Rieckmann, DAAD/AGI Research Fellow in March and April 2017, presented his findings on his project “Privatization of Security Services: Comparing Approaches to Policing and …

Event
Apr25

TTIP, Investment Protection, and Transatlantic Populism

Speaker: Dr. Greg Anderson, DAAD/AGI Research Fellow In 2016, voters on both sides of the Atlantic rocked some of the foundational assumptions about transatlantic relations. Populist electoral revolts in Europe …

Event
Apr27

2017 Annual Global Leadership Award Dinner

The American-German Institute invites you to Support the 23rd Annual Honoree  •  Sponsors  •  FAQ  •  About GLAD Honoring Martin H. Richenhagen Chairman, President and CEO, AGCO Date: Location: Attire: Tuesday, November 28, 2017 Reception …

Event
Nov28

Times of Uncertainty

On April 13, 2017, Dr. Wolfgang Muno, DAAD/AGI Research Fellow in March and April 2017, presented his research on President Trump’s foreign policy and the associated repercussions for transatlantic ties …

Event
Apr13

Global Responsibility

Is populism reshaping the political arena? Will political uncertainty hamper economic growth? How can civil society play a role in the changing international environment? Can the transatlantic partners build a …

Event
Mar31

Transatlantic Relations in a Changing World Order

On December 8, 2016, AGI hosted a seminar on “Transatlantic Relations in a Changing World Order: U.S. and European Responses to China’s Rise in Africa” with DAAD/AGI Research Fellow Dr. …

Event
Dec8

Governing Global Financial Markets after the Crisis of 2007-2009

On November 3, 2016, AGI hosted a seminar on “Governing Global Financial Markets after the Crisis of 2007-2009” with DAAD/AGI Research Fellow Vincent Dreher. He focused on the international regulatory …

Event
Nov3