Other Voices

While we have particular views on many issues on the Global Agenda, and have commissioned and will continue to promote research into questions affecting these, we are also conscious of the valuable work being done by many other institutions and researchers, some of whom have decades of experience in grappling with aspects of these challenging topics.

In this section of the site – Other Voices – by far the largest of all, we offer a wide cross-section of views and insights.

Posted on May 19, 2019 | in category: Sharing core norms and values | by Rand Corporation, Jennifer Kavanagh, William Marcellino, Jonathan Blakethe et al

This report by the Rand Corporation presents a quantitative assessment of changes in the presentation of news over the past 30 years and how it varies across platforms. Read More

Posted on May 17, 2019 | in category: Improving global governance | by  NYU Center on International Cooperation, Paige Arthur, CĂ©line Monnier

The United Nations (UN) has recognised the need for a preventive approach to otherwise protracted crises and conflicts that take years and even decades to resolve. UNSG António Guterres...  Read More

Posted on May 17, 2019 | in category: Addressing vulnerability and promoting security | by Center for Strategic and International Studies, Todd Harrison, Kaitlyn Johnson et al

Governments are increasingly concerned at reliance on vulnerable space capabilities for national security, and the proliferation of offensive counterspace capabilities that could be used to...  Read More

Posted on May 19, 2019 | in category: Delivering sustainable economic growth | by T20 Japan 2019

It is estimated that extraction and consumption of natural resources will double by 2060 compared to 2011 levels. To achieve the SDGs within planetary boundaries, it is crucial to control the...  Read More

Posted on May 17, 2019 | in category: Sharing core norms and values | by UNDP

Today, young people are more likely than older adults to become entrepreneurs, have higher literacy rates and are more connected through technology than ever before. These qualities make...  Read More

Posted on May 17, 2019 | in category: Reducing poverty and improving equity | by Agency for Development and Cooperation, Federal Department of Foreign Affairs, Bern,

Inequalities between women and men are the  most widespread form of exclusion and a structural cause of poverty. In this joint paper, the Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) and the...  Read More