Global Policy's May 2014 issue contains a special section on global civil society’s role in arms and trade controls, and articles on activism, justice, development banks and capital for Startups.
Vol 5, Issue 2, May 2014
Global Policy's February 2014 issue contains special sections on Geotechnology in the 21st Century and Globalising Climate Justice. Survey articles focus on bottom up approaches to and capital controls for development.
Vol 5, Issue 1, February 2014

Global Policy is delighted to announce a partnership with the Observer Research Foundation (ORF) with a range of joint publications and activities. Headquartered in New Delhi, ORF is a prominent multidisciplinary public policy think tank. We are also pleased to welcome ORF Director, Sunjoy Joshi, to our Advisory Board and ORF Vice President, Samir Saran, to the Editorial Board.

Global Policy is proud to announce the release of its first e-book - 'The Donors’ Dilemma: Emergence, Convergence and the Future of Foreign Aid' - Guest Edited by Andy Sumner and Tom Kirk

 As poverty declines, it asks what if the remaining pockets of poverty are increasingly focused in countries where aid is already on the way to becoming irrelevant as domestic resources grow? Download the full e-book here.

Book Review: Demobilizing Irregular Forces Reviewed by Mabel González Bustelo - 28 Aug 2014

Demobilizing Irregular Forces, by Eric Y. Shibuya. Cambridge / Malden MA: Polity Press, 2012. 167 pp, £45/€54 hardcover 978-0-...

Why We Kill: Reviewing the Political Science Research on the Roots of Violence Alexandra Raphel - 27 Aug 2014

Alexandra Raphel reviews the 2014 study by Benjamin A. Valentino which analyses current and past research into understanding why we kill....

Youth and Inequality in Post-2015 Development Tanvi Bhatkal - 26 Aug 2014

Tanvi Bhatkal explores the latest findings on development priorities for young people analysing findings from the UN's MY World survey...

Key Trends in Global Development, Poverty, Health: United Nations Development Programme 2014 John Wihbey - 26 Aug 2014

John Wihbey reviews the “Human Development Report 2014: Sustaining Progress: Reducing Vulnerabilities and Building Resilience,...

A People's Movement against Chronic Disease Jeremy Schwartz - 25 Aug 2014

Jeremy Schwartz makes the case for a strong civil society movement against global Non-Communicable Diseases. In some way or another, every...

Trade Agreement Trends Zoe Williams - 25 Aug 2014

Zoe Williams assesses the nature of current trade agreement trends and questions the impact of such arrangements on the future of free...


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