World Governance. A Personal European View
Inventing a New World Governance Now
WGI: World Governance Index (2009 Report)
First Proposals for Building a New World-governance Architecture
What South Africa Does the World Need?
Youth and World Governance
Charter of the Peoples of the Earth
Retrieving and Valuing Other Ethical Pillars: The Concept of Buen Vivir*
Theories of Global Governance
Participate in the Drafting and Circulation of the Charter of the Peoples of the Earth
Preparing Rio+20 at the Thematic Social Forum: A Historical Opportunity
Foundations for Biocivilization
Proposal for a Charter of Universal Responsibilities
Another Future Is Possible
Proposal Papers for the Rio+20 Peoples Summit
Rio + ???
After Rio+20: What New World Governance Does the World Need?
The Global Marshall Plan
A Proposal for Governance in the Post 2011 World
Swords into Plowshares
Post-2015: Global Action for an Inclusive and Sustainable Future
Dictionary of World Power
Towards a World Citizens Movement
For a World Citizen Movement
International Civil Society Week, Bogota 2016
The UN Reform and the Alterglobalization Movement
The Commons, the State and Transformative Politics
Extreme Poverty and World Governance
The UN: Which Reforms for What Future?
Reclaiming the ASEAN Community for the People
The World March of Women Third International Action
Universal Declaration of Emerging Human Rights
Can We Close the Education Gap?
Alternative World Water Forum
Soldiers and the Latest Trends: Lessons from Yugoslavia?
Europe needs a Grand Strategy
Mobilize and organize to Stop and Prevent Planet Fever!
Videos of the Governance and Ressentiment Seminar
Giving Africa Voice within Global Governance: Oral History, Human Rights and the United Nations Human Rights Council
How to break out the system trap. A model to support conversations for a more strategic activism.
"Biocivilization" for the Sustainability of Life and of the Planet. Video on the Workshop
What Brazil and What Amazonia Does the World Need?
Policy Paper on Education: Building the Future through Quality Education
Alterglobalization, a Long-term Process Leading to Alternatives
New Rules for New Radicals ? *
From the Forum for a new World Governance (FnWG) to the World Democratic Forum (WDF)
Territories: Paradigm Shifts That Need to Be Made for the Transition
Rethinking and Changing World Governance
What Amazonia Does the World Need?
A Bit Rich: Calculating the Real Value to Society of Different Professions
Regulating Transnational Companies: 46 Proposals
An Open Letter to the Commoners and Co-operators of the World
Fair Coop, the Earth cooperative for a fair economy
The Future of Democratic Sovereignty and Transnational Law
Conceptualising Global Democracy
Rediscovering Nelson Mandela for the Twenty-first Century
Letter to our readers and to the Mandela World Liberation Front
Both a photograph and a means to induce action/reaction, the WGI has a
twofold dimension. An analytical dimension—it tries to provide as true a
reflection as possible of the state of world governance—and an operational
dimension—it must enable players to act or to react in the direction of a
more efficient, more democratic world governance more in phase with the
The index was designed mainly to offer political decision makers,
whatever their level (national, regional or international), companies,
and NGOs reliable, independent, and scrutinized information that will allow
• to evaluate a state’s degree of governance
• to identify its governance strengths and weaknesses
• to monitor its evolutions over time
This 2011 Report presents the WGI, version 2.0. It establishes new world and regional rankings of the countries included in the survey, a ranking factoring in the changes that have occurred since the first 2008 version of the index.
Federica Matta, L’oeil du monde, No 6, 2004