Global Governance Websites

The following is a list of the most important global governance research centers, along with their focus areas, databases, and location.

Name Focus Areas WP Dataset Location

Global Governance Institute (GGI)
Website

- Peace and Security
- Environment & Sustainable Development
- Global Economy
- Global Justice
- Education

- Brussels
Berlin Social Science Center (WZB)
Website
- Social inequalities
- Markets and choice
- Society and economic dynamics
- International politics and law
- Dynamics of political systems
- Migration and diversity
- Political economy of development
International Authority Database
Website
Berlin
Leuven Center for Global Governance Studies
Website

- European Union and global governance
- Human, democracy and rule of law
- Trade and sustainable development
- Peace and security
- Emerging powers
- Federalism and multi-level governance
- Global commons and outer space

- Leuven
UCL Global Governance Institute
Website
- Global Governance
- Global Justice and Equity
- Global Security
- Global Economy
- Global Environmental Sustainability
- Global Health
- London
European University Institute/Global Governance Programe
Website
- Global Economics
- Europe in the World
- Cultural Pluralism
- Global Citizenship
GlobalStat
Website
Florence
ESADEgeo
Centre for Global Economy and Geopolitics

Website
- Global Governance
- Global Risks
- Global Economy
- Energy
- Emerging Markets
- Barcelona / Madrid
Global Governance Journal of One Earth Future (OEF)
Website
- Gender and Security
- Political Conflict
- Good Governance
- Conflict Trends and Forecasting

Rulers, Elections, and Irregular Governance Dataset (REIGN)
Website

Colorado, USA
Globernance:
Instituto de Governanza Democratica

Website
- Democratic Governance - Basque Country
The Global Governance Project
Website
- Global Security
- Inclusive Economic Growth
- Trade
- Gender
- Equality
- Environment
- Food and Security
- Toronto
Overseas Development Institute
Website

- Climate, environment and natural resources
- Conflict, Risk and humanitarian aid
- Economics, finance, and aid
- Poverty, inequality and social issues
- Research, evidence, and policy

Assessing Governance Index
Website
London
Global Challenges Foundation
Website
- Climate Change
- Politically Motivated Violence
- Population Growth
Global Risk Indicator
Website
Stockholm
Council for Foreign Relations
Website
- Global Governance
- Economy
- Security
- New York
Munk School of Global Affairs and Public Policy
Website
- Global Affairs
- Public Policy
- Toronto
The Hague Institute for Global Justice
Website
- Climate Governance
- Nuclear Security
- Climate Change
- Migrations
- The Hague
World Resources Institute
Website
- Climate
- Governance
- Gender
Data Platforms
Website
Washington DC
Blavatnik School of Government - University of Oxford
Website
- Democracy and Global Governance International Civil Service Effectiveness (INCISE) Index
Website
Oxford
The Institute for Sustainable Development and International Relations (IDDRI)
Website
- Sustainable Development
- Governance
- Climate Change
- Biodiversity
- Oceans
- Paris
Swiss Centre of Expertise in the Social Sciences (FORS)
Website
- Climate Change
- Governance
- European Values
Democratic Governance and Citizens (DemGovCit)
Website
Lausanne
Transparency International (TI)
Website
- Corruption Corruptions Perceptions Index
Website
Berlin
Initiative for Development and Global Governance (IDGM)
Website
- Economic Development
- Sustainable Development

- na
European Think Tank Group
Website
EU:
- Security
- Development
- Humanitarian policy
- Brussels
ECDPM
Website
- Economic Transformation and Trade
- European External Affairs
- Food Security
- Migration
- Security and Resilience
- Maastricht
Center for Governance and Sustainability
Website
- Global Environmental Governance
- Global Development Governance
- Organizational Sustainability
- Boston
Global Governance Monitor
Website
- Armed Conflict
- Global Finance
- Climate Change
- Terrorism
- Human Rights
- New York
Tony Blair Institute for Global Change
Website
- Governance
- Security
- Capacity-building
- London
Global Partners Governance (CPG)
Website

- Governance
- Political Economy

- London
International Aid Transparency Initiative
Website
- Global Challenges Research
- Digital economy
- Energy
- Global Food Security
Aid Transparency Index
Website
London
Global Governance Watch (GGW)
Website
- International Organisations
- Business and Human Rights
- European Institutions (Finance and Trade, Human Rights, Law and Justice, Democracy Impacts)
- Global Political Islam
- Washington DC
Green Cross International
Website
- Education for Environmental Sustainability
- Promoting the values of the Earth Charter
- Geneva
Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI)
Website
- Global Economy
- Global Security & Politics
- International Law
- Waterloo, Canada
Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI)
Website
- Armament and disarmament
- Conflict and peace
- Peace and development
SIPRI databases
Website
Stockholm
CLIMENGO
Website
- Global climate
- Energy governance
- Geneva