Global Governance Centre

The Global Governance Centre combines expertise from across the Graduate Institute’s academic disciplines and undertakes innovative research on global governance. The Centre provides a forum for scholars of governance and international organisations to interact with practitioners from the policy world to analyse global governance arrangements across a variety of issues.

The Centre’s other core activities include a visiting programme, a seminar series for scholars and practitioners, and publications.

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Latest News

28 February 2018

How the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) has changed,...

Intellectual property (IP) rules and policy sit at the heart of high-stakes battles across the global knowledge economy. On matters as diverse as internet piracy, access to medicines, counterfeiting, data...

Discover our Research Projects

Prof. Nico Krisch, Co-Director of the Global Governance Centre, provides an overview of his ERC funded project The Paths of International Law.


Prof. Stephanie Hofmann, Professor in International Relations/Political Science, provides an overview of her FNS funded project To Save and To Defend.