With little progress in reducing global greenhouse-gas emissions, geoengineering is considered one way to help counter global warming. But some fear that intervention into the climate system could negatively impact local agricultural production or biodiversity. In this report, the Global Governance Futures Fellows explore the future of geoengineering governance.
To better protect people from atrocity crimes, policymakers must work towards more diverse and transparent information sources, deploy civilian tools early, fairly and strategically, improve UN peacekeeping, be more inclusive in decision-making on military action, and constantly learn and adapt.
Ricardo Soares de Oliveira accounts the fast-changing dynamics of Angola, an important African state that is a key exporter of oil and diamonds and a growing power on the continent. Based on three years of research and extensive first-hand knowledge of Angola, the new book documents the rise of a major economy after one of Africa’s longest and deadliest civil wars.
by Katrin Kinzelbach
by Thorsten Benner
Global Public Policy Institute
by Katrin Kinzelbach, Dingding Chen