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 Sep 19, 2019 | in category: Improving global governance | by  Brookings Institution, Joshua Meltzer

The World Trade Organization (WTO) is in need of reform to regain relevance amidst the challenges and opportunities of international trade. Read More

Posted on Sep 19, 2019 | in category: Addressing vulnerability and promoting security | by International Security Department, Chatham House, Alexandra Stickings

As more state and commercial actors develop their space activities, there is a growing need for more accurate and comprehensive space situational awareness (SSA) and for all actors to engage...  Read More

Posted on Sep 10, 2019 | in category: Sharing core norms and values | by  Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab, Diva Dhar, Tarun Jain, Seema Jayachandran

In India, the gender gap begins at birth as the practice of sex-selective abortion is widespread. Among children 0-6 years old, there were 109 boys for every 100 girls according to a 2011 census....  Read More

Posted on Sep 19, 2019 | in category: Sharing core norms and values | by  European Union

This policy memo by the Publications Office of the European Union provides an overview of the means by which children's rights are addressed in policies and practice. The memo considers national...  Read More

Posted on Sep 12, 2019 | in category: Reducing poverty and improving equity | by  Migration Studies Delegation, Stockholm, Robert Lucas

Nearly forty percent of the world’s international migrants are estimated to be in the developing countries, with almost half of these in the Low and Lower-Middle Income states. In this...  Read More

Posted on Sep 10, 2019 | in category: Addressing vulnerability and promoting security | by UNDP

Half of Asia’s population, about 2.4 billion people, live in low-lying coastal areas and are under threat from rising seas, intensifying floods and storms and land degradation through...  Read More