Key Documents

All Publications

RUNNING OUT OF DIPLOMATS? EXPLORING THE DRIVERS OF THE GLOBAL ‘DIPLOMATIC SHORTAGE’

Authors – Elisabeth Clemmons, Fotini Zarogianni

April 2024

AN ENHANCED ROLE FOR THE UN IN PEACE & HUMAN SECURITY

Editors – Paola Bettelli, Georgios Kostakos, Yoriko Yasukawa
Authors – Various members of the Peacemaking Reflection Group of former UN System Staff

September 2023

GLOBAL SOUTH PERSPECTIVES ON GLOBAL GOVERNANCE REFORM

Editors – Cilene Victor, Georgios Kostakos
Authors – Various members of the Global South Perspectives Network

September 2023

NUCLEAR FACILITIES AS MILITARY TARGETS – THE ZAPORIZHZHIA CASE

Author – Alejandra Zurita

August 2023

CONTRIBUTION TO THE UN SECRETARY-GENERAL’S NEW AGENDA FOR PEACE

Authors – Paola Bettelli, Suvira Chaturvedi, Michael Heyn, Georgios Kostakos, Kerstin Leitner, Francis M. O’Donnell, Gay Rosenblum-Kumar, Peter Schumann, Vladimir Zhagora

January 2023

A GLOBAL RESILIENCE COUNCIL TO EFFECTIVELY ADDRESS NON-MILITARY THREATS TO HUMAN SECURITY

August 2022

WHY IS THE MULTILATERAL SYSTEM UNABLE TO EFFECTIVELY DEAL WITH GLOBAL HEALTH CRISES, AND WHY THERE IS A NEED FOR A GLOBAL RESILIENCE COUNCIL

Author – Neena Joshi

June 2022

HOW IS THE MULTILATERAL SYSTEM FAILING TO DEAL WITH THE CLIMATE CRISIS, AND WHY THERE IS A NEED FOR A GLOBAL RESILIENCE COUNCIL

Author – Stuart Best

April 2022

GLOBAL GOVERNANCE AND ‘OUR COMMON AGENDA’: A CRITICAL REVIEW

Authors – Harris Gleckman & Georgios Kostakos

November 2021

AN APPRAISAL OF THE GLOBAL GOVERNANCE PROPOSALS IN THE UN SECRETARY-GENERAL’S “OUR COMMON AGENDA” REPORT

Authors – Harris Gleckman & Georgios Kostakos

October 2021

USE OF MILITARY RESOURCES TO ADDRESS NATURAL AND HUMAN-MADE DISASTERS

September 2021

A ‘SECURITY COUNCIL’ TO DEAL WITH NON-MILITARY GLOBAL THREATS

Authors – Harris Gleckman & Georgios Kostakos

June 2021

A ‘GLOBAL RESILIENCE COUNCIL’: WHY AND IF YES, HOW?

March 2021

Implementing the SDGs in India: Poverty, Hunger and Gender

March 2021

COVID EDUCATION ALLIANCE (COVIDEA): Adapting education systems to a fast changing and increasingly digital world through the use of appropriate technologies

October 2020

Pushing the Agenda – advocating for a GLOBAL RESILIENCE COUNCIL for the people and the planet

August 2020

Pushing the Agenda – advocating for A NEW NARRATIVE OF HOPE AND RESILIENCE for human dignity and well-being

August 2020

OPERATING THE UN SYSTEM UNDER CRISIS CONDITIONS

June 2020

THE UN SYSTEM AND THE WORLD POST COVID-19

May 2020

THE UNITED NATIONS AND THE COVID-19 GLOBAL EMERGENCY

April 2020

UN2100 Initiative            
Proposals for a modern, effective, ethical and people-centred United Nations

January 2019