International Organizations

  • Kirshner Sees Declining U.S. Influence on Economic Governance

    November 12, 2014

    Jonathan Kirshner writes that the recent global financial crisis marked a turning point in international economic governance and will lead to a global financial system in which new international institutions will appear in which the U.S. has less authority.

  • UN Pushes "Sustainable Tourism" Initiative

    November 12, 2014

    The UN World Tourism Organization has launched a new initiative that will seek to promote shifts in countries' tourism policies to reduce global tourism's alleged impacts on global warming and other environmental effects.

  • German Minister Praises Global Governance of Taxation

    November 05, 2014

    German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schäuble has praised a recent global agreement on automatic exchange of tax information and has called for further efforts to achieve uniform international standards to reduce tax competition among countries.

  • Article Seeks Global Governance of Drones

    November 05, 2014

    In an article published by the Centre for International Governance Innovation, Melisa Foster and Virgil Haden-Pawlowski argue for the partial surrender of national control of security to a UN international convention to control and prohibit certain types of drone and automatic weapons technology.

  • Schaefer: U.S. Should Remain Outside UNIDO

    November 05, 2014

    Calling it "an ineffective organization without a clear, distinct mission," Brett Schaefer of the Heritage Foundation writes that the U.S. should not consider rejoining the UN Industrial Development Organization ("UNIDO").

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