The fundamental premise in electoral politics and inter-state relations is moving toward Trump’s more unorthodox model: breaking norms in a bid to build a dedicated support base. His antics have magnified the implications of the post-globalisation era.
Since the global financial crisis, the mandate of the G20 has broadened, and its civic engagement ballooned. The G20’s expanded mandate, including into women’s empowerment, puts its relevance and its values under a microscope.
Nov 17, 2020
Luca Barana, Daniele Fattibene, and Bernardo Venturi
The current global governance system lacks legitimacy, popular accountability, and effectiveness, and struggles to deliver solutions to key global challenges. This calls for reforms of multilateral institutions.
Like Shinzo Abe, Japanese Prime Minister Suga believes that the concept of Free and Open Indo-Pacific will foster peace, transparency, and inclusiveness in the region by recognizing certain pre-requisite norms.
Canberra should facilitate and deepen cross-regional linkages between Southeast Asia and the Pacific. This will help to diversify the international relations of Pacific island nations and minimize the risk that they become overly dependent on China.
This explores the principal issues that arose in the discussions and events that marked the seventy-fifth anniversary of the UN, and examines what Israel can learn from them to improve its standing in the organization.
The COP26 climate summit is an opportunity for the UN and world governments to embrace climate justice and show solidarity to tackle both the climate crisis and the inequalities exposed by the pandemic.
A continuing gender disparity among experts and practitioners in the non-proliferation and disarmament field is problematic, especially considering that the inclusion of women has positive effects on the outcome of negotiations.