New climate report strengthens case for effective global governance
The climate is changing now and affecting all parts of the world in multiple ways, and it will get much worse if we do not take urgent action. On 9…
Arthur Lyon Dahl | 11.08.2021
Want democracy to win President Biden? Start at the United Nations
In his foreign policy pronouncements since Inauguration Day, President Joe Biden has put forth what, if no one has done so already, we might as well call “The Biden Doctrine.”…
Tad Daley | 27.07.2021
Von den zwei Dimensionen globaler Demokratie
Demokratie ohne Grenzen fordert globale Demokratie. Aber ist es selbsterklärend, was dies bedeutet? Dieser Artikel beleuchtet zwei Perspektiven, die in diesem Begriff enthalten sind. Was ist Demokratie? Bevor wir auf…
Petter Ölmunger | 29.06.2021
Stimson Center promotes a World Summit on Inclusive Global Governance
A new report published by the Stimson Center outlines recommendations for global governance reforms and a roadmap for implementation that culminates in a proposed „World Summit on Inclusive Global Governance“…
DWB | 25.06.2021
Countering kleptocracy with an International Anti-Corruption Court
Grand corruption – the abuse of public power for private gain – is incompatible with democracy. It destabilizes countries, corrodes the rule of law, and enables kleptocrats to maintain power…
Bethany Adam | 18.06.2021
Roundtables produce recommendations for UN report on “common agenda”
The Coalition for the UN We Need, the Stimson Center and other partners hosted six roundtable consultations between February and May this year. This series of online events was held…
DWB | 16.06.2021
Declaration calls for an International Anti-Corruption Court
Integrity Initiatives International, a US-based organization fighting corruption, announced today that more than one hundred world leaders from over forty countries have signed a declaration calling for the creation of…
DWB | 10.06.2021
Humanity needs a global origin story that works for all
We are living through a momentous turning point in the history not just of humanity but of Planet Earth. But modern education is failing to help young people see the…
David Christian | 01.06.2021
Proposals for a more democratic UN broached at Gwangju Democracy Forum
Civil society statement and UN75 On May 20th, Democracy Without Borders hosted a fruitful online session at this year’s Gwangju Democracy Forum in collaboration with Democracy International, CIVICUS, Together First…
Amy Oloo | 27.05.2021
State of civil society: Report highlights mobilization amid pandemic
As COVID-19 swept the globe, deepening existing fault-lines in societies and generating fear and uncertainty, many governments used the pandemic as a pretext to clamp down on civic freedoms, sparking…
DWB | 27.05.2021
Is Yuval Harari really against global democracy and global government?
Introduction In two interviews published recently on YouTube, the historian, philosopher, and bestselling author Yuval Harari has said: “I think that you can’t have democracy, at least in the world…
John Vlasto | 17.05.2021
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