Cyberattacks are now everybody's business - so what are the world's leaders talking about when it comes to cybersecurity?
Traditional approaches to fighting corruption tend to focus on rules, compliance and enforcement. We need to rethink this to build societies with integrity.
Less than half the world lives in a democracy
Global and regional institutions, such as the U.N. Security Council or the EU, are widely criticized for their shortcomings. Yet it’s terrifying to imagine what the world would look like ...
Its central goal is maintaining international peace. To achieve that, the UN must reform.
Multi-stakeholder partnerships are the only way to address the global challenges of sustainable development - but they are not easy, warns Bertrand Badré.
The government of the future operates seamlessly across boundaries to address complex challenges in a hyperconnected world, writes Jane Fountain.
“Why has it become so hard to predict things?” asked Wolfgang Ischinger, Chairman of the Munich Security Conference. He lamented that some of the smartest minds in the world failed to pre...
President Donald Tusk's letter to the 27 EU heads of state or government on the future of the EU before the Malta summit.
A look at US presidential executive orders, from their history to how they work, and how they can be overturned.
Since 2015, when the United Nations established a set of shared goals and targets for achieving sustainable development around the world, the development community has been excited, energ...
Businesses and investors are increasingly recognizing climate change as one of the top global risks.
Here's what Davos delegates from China's president to the Trump administration were saying about the future of global trade last week.
Professor Rosa Freedman argues the UN needs to change in response to a changing world.
Ana Palacio looks at the path the world is taking, and the steps needed to ensure success.