Global Governance Institute


Welcome to the Global Governance Institute

The Global Governance Institute (GGI) is a university-wide initiative, promoting cross-disciplinary research and informed public debate on possible solutions to global societal challenges.
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Global Governance Institute: Looking Toward 2020-2021

What is the future of multi-level governance in a complex, interconnected and rapidly changing world?

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Coronavirus is a Failure of Global Governance

The Covid-19 pandemic highlights the need for a radical transformation, argues GGI Deputy Director Tom Pegram. 

Climate Protest:

Towards COP-26: The Role of Business

With states unwilling to significantly scale up climate ambition, what role can businesses and investors play?


The Governance of Global Catastrophic Risks

This paper explores the implications of complexity thinking for tackling global catastrophic risks.

Building the world

Innovating Global Public Policy: Research and Practice

What is global public policy? This GGI Policy Brief addresses priorities for future research and practice.

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Towards a Third Generation of Global Governance Scholarship

Leading scholars discuss current challenges and promising future lines of inquiry in global governance.