Global Policy’s September 2015 issue contains, among others, articles on democracy and autonomous weapons, R2P as international policy, sustainable development and when foreign aid works.
Global Policy Vol 6, Issue 3, September 2015
There is agreement across the various contributions to this Global Policy special issue, guest edited by Helmut K. Anheier, that the state of democratic systems has deteriorated – not only in Europe but also in the United States.
Special Issue: Changing the European Debate: A Rollback of Democracy

Madeleine K. Albright and Ibrahim A. Gambari, Co-Chairs, Commission on Global Security, Justice & Governance, introduce the idea of 'just security' to forge a mutually supportive global system of accountable, fair, and effective governance and sustainable peace.

Global Policy is proud to present Humanitarianism 2.0 - A new report exploring the diversity of practices that have emerged in the last five years in response to crisis – from Facebook's involvement in the Arab Spring, to texts and tweets that supported the mapping of the Haiti earthquake, to the digitisation of the Colombian city of Medellín, to controversies about the relation between Twitter and the UK 2011 riots.

Why the World Bank Should Embrace Human Rights Sarah Saadoun - 06 Oct 2015

Sarah Saadoun argues what the World Bank should do to make good on its promise of clearer, stronger safeguards in human rights.  In...

The Relationship Between Terrorism and Economic Growth: New Research Martin Maximino - 05 Oct 2015

Commentators have frequently speculated about the nature and characteristics of terrorism, including the role of technology and social...

Why Prejudice is a Global Security Threat Valeria Bello - 05 Oct 2015

Valeria Bello discusses discourses on migration and security in light of the 9th Pan European Conference on International Relations in...

When it comes to the Migration Story, Words Matter Aidan White - 01 Oct 2015

In recent times, the term 'migrant' has taken on a pejorative connotation, especially in Europe. It is therefore extremely...

Measuring Change in Women’s Participation and Leadership under the SDGs: Why Indicators must be Ambitious Abigail Hunt and Maria Vlahakis - 01 Oct 2015

The full participation of Women in society is an important development goal. However, current policies aren't effective in ensuring...

Top Incomes Drive Inequality – So Why does the Inequality Target ignore them? Alex Cobham, Lukas Schlogl and Andy Sumner - 30 Sep 2015

Time is running out for a global target on national income inequality. The current proposal actually allows for greater income...

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