Global Governance Institute


A Podcast about Global Governance Challenges, Opportunity and Renewal

Do our global governance systems have the capacity to effectively address the challenges we face as a civilization? What are the viable pathways towards a fairer, more sustainable and viable future? This podcast aims to present a space where these questions, and many more, can be addressed in a spirit of dialogue and exploration.
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Imperfect Utopias or Bust? Global Governance Futures

This podcast provides a space for dialogue and reflection, with a view to fostering well-informed principles and pragmatic visions for a better tomorrow.

Dome Structure (Kiarash Mansouri / Unsplash)

29: Jonathon Keats – You Belong to the Universe

Conceptual artist Jonathon Keats joins us to talk thought experiments, Buckminster Fuller, Spaceship Earth, and much, much more.

Chessboard (Felix Mittermeier / Unsplash)

28: Jennifer Sterling-Folker – Dragons Coming Home to Roost

Jennifer Sterling-Folker joins us to talk about nationalism and world order, the pitfalls of political fatalism, imagined dragons and genuine fire-breathers, and much, much more.

Gardens by the Bay, Singapore (Victor / Unsplash)

27: Amitav Acharya – In Search of World Order

Professor Amitav Acharya joins us to talk about the origins of world order, liberal internationalism and his notion of pluralistic universalism within an emerging multiplex world.


Episode List

Find a collection of recent episodes of Global Governance Futures and stay tuned for upcoming audio and video content, as well as interview transcripts. 

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Meet the Team

Global Governance Futures is co-hosted and produced by Dr Tom Pegram and a team of students and alumni from UCL's MSc Global Governance and Ethics programme.