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. Student Essay Competition: Climate Change and Biodiversity How we can tackle the climate and biodiversity crises together? Get your essay published and win up to £100. Three Myths about Business Lobbying in the EU Busted David Coen, Alexander Katsaitis and Matia Vannoni dispel three common myths about lobbying in the EU. Ecological Peril and COVID-19: A Human-Made Emergency Human civilisation is on a collision course with the laws of ecology, argue Tom Pegram and Julia Kreienkamp. Illegal Pharmaceutical Markets Thriving During COVID-19 Thriving black and grey markets for pharmaceuticals are a worrying public health concern. A Short History of International Climate Change Negotiations Mark Maslin reflects on the history of negotiations and why there is now hope for substantial change. Reforming the Global Voluntary Market for Carbon Offsets International governance of the carbon offset market will be essential to achieve climate change targets.