Special Report: Global Governance, Unruly World

Whether it was in global security, economic governance, nonproliferation efforts or climate change negotiations, a host of transnational challenges put the spotlight on global governance institutions in 2011. This WPR special report examines the issues and institutions of global governance through articles published over the past year.

Below are links to each article in this special report, which subscribers can read in full. Not a subscriber? Purchase this document for Kindle or as a PDF from Scribd. Or subscribe now.

The United Nations

U.N.’s Preventive Diplomacy Deserves More Than Just Lip Service
By Richard Gowan and Emily O’Brien
September 21, 2011

Defending the U.N. Security Council’s Honor
By Richard Gowan
February 4, 2011

No U.N. Security Council Reform, No Problem
Richard Weitz
January 4, 2011

Haiti Cholera Case Raises Questions About U.N. Accountability
By Amy Lieberman
December 1, 2011

UNSC’s Climate Change Session Masks Members’ Intransigence
By Ben Zala
July 25, 2011

Big Questions Loom Over Durban Climate Change Talks
By Guy Taylor
December 2, 2011

Global Watchdogs

The IAEA’s Political Balancing Act
By Michelle E. Dover and Miles A. Pomper
September 27, 2011

The IAEA Raises the Pressure on Syria’s Assad
By Javier Serrat
May 26, 2011

Evaluating the International Criminal Court
By Ben Schiff
September 27, 2011

ICC Ruling Could Alter Culture of Political Violence in Kenya and Beyond
By Brian Dabbs
January 25, 2012

The United States’ Evolving Stance on the ICC
By Robbie Corey-Boulet
March 23, 2011

The Role of NGOs in Global Governance
By Peter Willetts
September 27, 2011

The G-20

At the G-20, Look to the Swing States
By Richard Fontaine by Daniel Kliman
November 2, 2011

G-20 Summit Passes the Buck: Part I
By Daniel McDowell
February 21, 2011

G-20 Summit Passes the Buck: Part II
By Daniel McDowell
February 22, 2011

The Global South and Financial Governance
By Daniel McDowell
April 5, 2011

By Nikolas Gvosdev
January 11, 2011

Global Health Governance

Global Health’s Private-Sector Revolution
By Josh Michaud
December 14, 2010

The Clinton and Gates Foundations: Global Health Superpowers
By Jeremy Youde
December 14, 2010

Developing a Sustainable Global Response to HIV/AIDS
By Devi Sridhar
December 14, 2010

Beyond Boundaries in East Africa: Part II
By Johan Bergenas and Brian Finlay
March 15, 2011

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