Global Social Policy Digest 14.2

Global Social Policy Digest 14.2

JOURNAL: The Global Social Policy (GSP) Digest has been produced under the editorship of Alexandra Kaasch with support from the University of Bremen Centre for Social Policy Research and the Balsillie School of International Affairs.

April 2014

It has been compiled by Robert Akparibo, Julie Balen, Amy Barnes, Muhammad Saddiq, Henock Taddese (all University of Sheffield), James Canonge (Colombia University), Alexandra Kaasch (University of Bremen), Branka Marijan (Wilfrid Laurier University), Sony Pellisery (National Law School of India University, Bangalore), Antoni Verger (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona).

A shorter version of it can be found as part of the journal Global Social Policy issue 14.2

All the web sites referenced were accessible in April 2014.

GSP Digest Issue 14.2 covers the period from December 2013 to early April 2014 



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