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
Israel / Palestine: The New Peace Movement
Rethinking and Changing World Governance
Rethinking Global Governance
Reclaiming the ASEAN Community for the People
The Commons and World Governance
A new historical moment?
2015 : A turning point to face the climate challenge, exorcise fear and counter the logic of war.
Thirty years of Habitat I: no more neoliberal model of cities!
The IMF, the World Bank, and Respect of Human Rights
Bringing the Violence of War under Control in a Globalized World
The New Republic Will be Democratic and Socially Oriented
How to break out the system trap. A model to support conversations for a more strategic activism.
Barack Obama - Yes we can
From Westernization to Globalization. A Brief History of Chinese Modernity
Basic Food Income: Option or Obligation?
Rio+20 and Beyond. No Future without Justice
A Global Pension Plan
Non-state Actors and World Governance
Great Transition: The Promise and Lure of the Times Ahead
Contesting Global Governance. Multilateral Economic Institutions and Global Social Movements
What Amazonia Does the World Need?
Seven Leverage Points for the Passage from Economy to Œconomy
Ressentiment* and World Governance
Regulating Transnational Companies: 46 Proposals
A Bit Rich: Calculating the Real Value to Society of Different Professions
World Protests 2006-2013
Raising International Climate Finance
The State’s Legitimacy in Fragile Situations
Rediscovering Nelson Mandela for the Twenty-first Century
Conceptualising Global Democracy
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