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Global Security Governance

The attacks of September 11, 2001 and its aftermath have demonstrated the limits of an unilateral quest for security.
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Global Security Governance

The attacks of September 11, 2001 and its aftermath have demonstrated the limits of an unilateral quest for security.
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Global Economic Governance

The 2008-09 global economic crisis unleashed major upheavals in the global economic and social policy arrangements, requiring firm governmental action to contain the crisis and to deal with the negative economic and social consequences. Continue reading

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Global Economic Governance

The 2008-09 global economic crisis unleashed major upheavals in the global economic and social policy arrangements, requiring firm governmental action to contain the crisis and to deal with the negative economic and social consequences. Continue reading

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Reforming the United Nations

Calls for reforming the United Nations began almost immediately after the inception of the global institution.
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Reforming the United Nations

Calls for reforming the United Nations began almost immediately after the inception of the global institution.
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Past Event: “UN Security Council and Climate Change: Bully Pulpit or Bull in a China Shop?”

Wednesday, December 20, 1:15 pm – 2:45 pm United Nations HQ – New York Delegates Dining Room (by invitation only) Amid growing concerns that climate change will affect international peace and security, over the last decade the issue has emerged more »

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Past Event: “UN Security Council and Climate Change: Bully Pulpit or Bull in a China Shop?”

Wednesday, December 20, 1:15 pm – 2:45 pm United Nations HQ – New York Delegates Dining Room (by invitation only) Amid growing concerns that climate change will affect international peace and security, over the last decade the issue has emerged more »

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Past Event: “Knowledge and Politics in Setting and Measuring SDGs”

Monday November, 20 – Tuesday, November 21 The New School, New York While the negotiation over the SDGs was a hotly contested political process, the selection of indicators and the generation of data is supposedly a technocratic process. Yet the more »

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New Publication – “Climate Change and Global Security – What Role for the UN Security Council?”

by Ken Conca, Joe Thwaites and Goueun Lee October 2017 The UN Security Council is increasingly under pressure to address climate change as a threat to international peace and security. Yet disagreements about the Council’s mandate as well as its more »

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