The May 2014 edition of Global Policy contains a special section on global civil society’s role in arms and trade controls, edited by Mathias Koenig-Archibugi. It also features research on data’s use in global governance, NGOs and counterterrorism, equality and international justice, and sovereign wealth funds. The issues’ survey article focuses on accountability mechanisms in multilateral development banks and the practitioners’ commentary examines the availability of capital for Startups.
Jean-Marc Coicaud and Ibrahim Tahri - Nationally Based Data: Challenges for Global Governance (and Global Policy)
Janet Benshoof - The Other Red Line: The Use of Rape as an Unlawful Tactic of Warfare
Nick Sitter and Tom Parker - Fighting Fire with Water: NGOs and Counterterrorism Policy Tools
Jürgen Braunstein - The Novelty of Sovereign Wealth Funds: The Emperor's New Clothes?
Pietro Maffettone - Reciprocity, Equality and International Justice
Iavor Rangelov - Democracy or Stability? European Approaches to Justice in Peace and Transitional Processes
Pablo Policzer and Antonio Franceschet - Democratizing Constitutions: The Promotion of International Democracy after the 2009 Honduran Coup
Special Section - When Does Civil Society Matter in Global Policy? The Cases of Trade and Arms Control, edited by Mathias Koenig-Archibugi
Mathias Koenig-Archibugi - Introduction: Civil Society Influence on Global Policy
Mario Pianta - Slowing Trade: Global Activism Against Trade Liberalization
Dirk De Bièvre - A Glass Quite Empty: Issue Groups' Influence in the Global Trade Regime
Keith Krause - Transnational Civil Society Activism and International Security Politics: From Landmines to Global Zero
Javier Alcalde - Human Security and Disarmament Treaties: The Role of International Campaigns
Suresh Nanwani - Directions in Reshaping Accountability Mechanisms in Multilateral Development Banks and Other Organizations
Katrin Suder, Lea Thiel and Julian Kirchherr - Enhancing Capital Availability for Startups: A Toolkit for Policy Makers
Responses to Articles
Phedon Nicolaides - Can the Euro Area's Economic Governance be Reformed?
Paul van den Noord - EMU will Succeed Even Without a Federal State