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The case for governance

Panama’s potential to review its socio-economic contract and look to more inclusive development.  


When it comes to decision-making, women must move from the margins to the mainstream

Twenty-five years after the landmark Beijing women's conference politics remains overwhelmingly the domain of men.  


Rule of law and sustaining peace in times of COVID-19

The Global Focal Point for the Rule of Law provides a powerful tool to address deficits in countries in conflict and fragile settings.  


Facing down injustice in the age of a pandemic

Securing the social contract through accountability, trust and inclusion.  


Business continuity insurance; a missing link in global protection

Creating a safety net for billions of the world's small business owners.  


Protecting young startups during COVID-19

Seventy two percent of young people think corruption is holding back their country.  


Business and human rights

Supporting the internationally-accepted framework for standards and practices.  


Coming out of coronavirus with more compassion and resilience

Lessons and opportunities for India.  


Getting a JumpStart on COVID-19 in Syria

Young entrepreneurs turn their new skills to making protective equipment.  


Global solidarity in the face of COVID-19

The coronavirus pandemic has upended almost every aspect of life as we know it.  

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