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 Jul 07, 2019 | in category: Improving global governance | by Brookings Institution, Brahima Sangafowa Coulibaly, Kemal Dervis

In joining the IMF, countries agreed to fixed-but-adjustable exchange rates, with the IMF monitoring their balance of payments and providing short-term financing to off-set temporary imbalances....  Read More

Posted on Jul 07, 2019 | in category: Addressing vulnerability and promoting security | by Lowy Institute, Lydia Khalil

Since the times of the Prophet Muhammad, there has not been consensus in Muslim religious literature on the acceptability of women taking up arms. With the demise of the caliphate and the Islamic...  Read More

Posted on Jun 29, 2019 | in category: Improving global governance | by Bruegel, Mark Leonard, Jean Pisani-Ferry et al

Europeans like to believe that the European Union (EU) has the collective economic size and capacity to determine its economic destiny. But because the EUs economic interests and geopolitical...  Read More

Posted on Jul 07, 2019 | in category: Sharing core norms and values | by Chatham House, Robert Bosch Stiftung, Benjamin Horton, Leah de Haan

Chatham House, in partnership with the Robert Bosch Stiftung, has canvassed the opinions of young people from across Africa and Europe as part of their Common Futures Conversations Read More

Posted on Jun 30, 2019 | in category: Delivering sustainable economic growth | by Center for Strategic and International Studies, Sarah Ladislaw, Jesse Barnett

In this report of the Center for Strategic and International Studies, Sarah Ladislaw and Jesse Barnett highlight the new, extra-energy objectives that energy policy must advance and evaluates...  Read More

Posted on Jun 29, 2019 | in category: Reducing poverty and improving equity | by Brookings Institution, Katharina Fenz, Kristofer Hamel

Since 2016, the Earth’s poorest people have fallen by some 55 million, but the speed of poverty reduction Read More