Global Issues <ul><li>Based on the ideas of Jean Francois Rischard in his book  </li></ul><ul><li>‘ High Noon: 20 Global P...
What is a Global Issue?
“ Those [issues] that are really unsolvable nation-state by nation-state,”   Rischard
 
 
RISCHARD’S 20 GLOBAL ISSUES <ul><li>Sharing our planet:  Issues involving the global commons </li></ul><ul><li>Sharing our...
Sharing Our Planet <ul><li>1. Global warming
2. Biodiversity and ecosystem losses
3. Fisheries depletion
4. Deforestation
...
Sharing Our Humanity: <ul><li>7. Massive step-up in the fight against poverty
8. Peacekeeping, conflict prevention, combat...
Sharing Our Rulebook: <ul><li>13. Reinventing taxation for the 21st century
14. Biotechnology rules
15. Global financial a...
 
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Global Isues Introduction

  1. 1. Global Issues <ul><li>Based on the ideas of Jean Francois Rischard in his book </li></ul><ul><li>‘ High Noon: 20 Global Problems, 20 Years to Solve Them’ </li></ul>
  2. 2. What is a Global Issue?
  3. 3. “ Those [issues] that are really unsolvable nation-state by nation-state,” Rischard
  4. 6. RISCHARD’S 20 GLOBAL ISSUES <ul><li>Sharing our planet: Issues involving the global commons </li></ul><ul><li>Sharing our humanity : Issues requiring a global commitment </li></ul><ul><li>Sharing our rulebook: Issues needing a global regulatory approach </li></ul>
  5. 7. Sharing Our Planet <ul><li>1. Global warming
2. Biodiversity and ecosystem losses
3. Fisheries depletion
4. Deforestation
5. Water deficits
6. Maritime safety and pollution </li></ul>
  6. 8. Sharing Our Humanity: <ul><li>7. Massive step-up in the fight against poverty
8. Peacekeeping, conflict prevention, combating terrorism
9. Education for all
10. Global infectious diseases
11. Digital Divide
12. Natural disaster prevention and mitigation </li></ul>
  7. 9. Sharing Our Rulebook: <ul><li>13. Reinventing taxation for the 21st century
14. Biotechnology rules
15. Global financial architecture
16. Illegal drugs
17. Trade, investment, and competition rules
18. Intellectual property rights
19. E-commerce rules
20. International labor and migration rules </li></ul>

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