Global Development

Global Development

With the world population projected to reach nearly 10 billion by 2050, addressing issues at the intersection of security, trade, and health will continue to be a major international priority. Stimson experts examine ways to engage private industry, state, and non-state actors to address issues including illicit trafficking, foreign assistance, and global health.

Photo credit: hdptcar via flickr

Current Research

October 10, 2018 | EXPERT: Frank ODonnell

This submission addresses the call for evidence regarding the following questions: “What are India’s perceptions of the Global Britain strategy?”; What should be the main objectives for the UK’s future relationship with India?”; “How effective are the FCO and other parts of Government in building READ MORE

November 7, 2017 | EXPERT: William Reinsch

By William Reinsch READ MORE

September 25, 2017 | EXPERT: Agnieszka Paczynska

China currently has one of the fastest-growing foreign aid programs in the world and is considered to be one of the top donor countries in the foreseeable future. To date, Sino-African relations have focused on economic recovery and assistance. READ MORE

September 25, 2017 | EXPERT: Agnieszka Paczynska

At the moment, the U.S. is without a strategy for development and diplomatic engagement with Africa. Both the Department of State (DoS) and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) lack high-level staffing in political positions that would shape and READ MORE

August 29, 2017 | EXPERT: William Reinsch

By William Reinsch READ MORE

August 15, 2017 | EXPERT: William Reinsch

By William Reinsch READ MORE

August 8, 2017 | EXPERT: Richard Ponzio , EXPERT: Robert J. Berg

Over time, the United States and other wealthy governments have designed and operated institutions and bilateral programs to engage effectively the extreme ends of the global wealth spectrum. READ MORE

July 14, 2017 | EXPERT: Richard Ponzio , EXPERT: William Durch

7 July 2017 – New York: The Permanent Mission of the State of Qatar to the United Nations, the Savannah Centre for Diplomacy, Democracy & Development, and the Stimson Center convened an informal scoping discussion at Columbia University Law School with members of the UN Group of Friends for S READ MORE

January 17, 2017 | EXPERT: Robert J. Berg

Editor’s note: This analysis is part of 2017 Presidential Inbox — an ongoing Stimson Center series examining the major global challenges and opportunities the Trump administration faces during its first 100 days in office.  READ MORE

December 20, 2016

Informed by the findings and recommendations of the Commission on Global Security, Justice & Governance, Professor Ibrahim G READ MORE

September 19, 2016 | EXPERT: Yun Sun

On August 27 and 28, the Sixth Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD VI) was held in Nairobi, Kenya—the first time the TICAD has been hosted in Africa since its inception in 1993. READ MORE

June 27, 2016 | EXPERT: Ariella Knight , EXPERT: Johan Bergenas

As the world closed the books on the Millenium Development Goals last year (MDGs), there was much to celebrate. READ MORE

June 6, 2016 | EXPERT: Agnieszka Paczynska

A key component of post-conflict reconstruction is inclusive and equitable economic development. In the post-Cold War era, Western donors have promoted the liberal peacebuilding model that emphasises democratisation and marketisation to accomplish stability and development. READ MORE

March 28, 2016 | EXPERT: Johan Bergenas

Last month, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) decided to widen its definition of official development assistance to include certain security and defense costs, including measures to prevent violent extremism and provide limited military training. READ MORE

November 18, 2015

Following public events since June in The Hague, Abuja, Berlin, New York, Paris, and Washington, D.C., members of the Commission on Global Security, Justice & Governance continue to promote the findings and recommendations of Confronting the Crisis of Global Governance at events worldwide and in international publications. READ MORE

Subscribe to RSS - Global Development