Wolfgang JamannExecutive Director, International Civil Society Centre
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About Wolfgang Jamann
Dr. Wolfgang Jamann is the Executive Director at the International Civil Society Centre in Berlin. He has been working in the field of development cooperation and humanitarian assistance for most of his professional life, in the past 15 years in CEO positions at international aid organisations like CARE International, Deutsche Welthungerhilfe and CARE Deutschland. As a strong supporter of inter-organisational collaborations, he has lead strategic partnerships like the ‘Alliance 2015’ or ‘United for Africa’, to promote collective approaches toward large ambitions under the Sustainable Development Goals.
A Beautiful City: How Civil Society needs to reflect, innovate and collaborate to shape the new world order
Letting Governments (or politics) submit to street power, is a delicate thing. What if the street has not-so-liberal demands? Party democracy has been constituted in Germany with the experiences of fascist movements in the 30s... Acknowledging though, that most current Governments fail to provide for global solutions, so 'societal contracts' need to be inclusive and include (or be led by) non-parliamentarian actors.