global-e header

global-e Archive

South Korean minister at conference podium with backdrop showing word Peace in numerous languages
April 15, 2021

Globalization is nowadays hardly dominated by the world’s most powerful nations alone, since there has been a substantial shift in...

April 8, 2021

Turkey’s emergence as a new actor has been long overdue. Now, Turkey is demanding compensation for its contribution to the Western...

missiles on parade in Pyongyang, January 2021.
April 1, 2021

In nuclear world politics, traditional distinctions between "powerful" and "weak" are often simplistic. [...] Whether we like it or...

NOAA satellite image of five simultaneous active tropical cyclones in the Atlantic basin on September 14, 2020.
March 25, 2021

Multi-resilience means the ability of a social system to withstand various types of crises simultaneously.  The concept aims at...

An activist’s depiction of Israeli torture techniques on the streets of Tel Aviv, 2004
March 18, 2021

The Israeli military and security establishment, with its bureaucratic ordinances and legally crafted documents, functions through...

child at blackboard learning alphabet
March 11, 2021

[I]n the Kenyan village where I have worked for more than fifteen years, pre-primary education also exposes children to...

Indian women gathered in protest hold up an anti-CAA banner
March 4, 2021

Even as the Right-wing Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) government seeks to transform the Indian state to reflect its Hindu-majoritarian...

ambulance arrives with a patient at Royal London Hospital in January 2021
February 25, 2021

Globalization as it is perceived today responds neither to the urgency of contemporary catastrophes that threaten humanity, nor to...

Spectators watch the launch of an Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) rocket
February 18, 2021

Our societies are almost entirely dependent on space systems for all kinds of technologies, from GPS to the ATM. In military terms...

masked woman prepares an injection
February 11, 2021

The world is largely pursuing a my-country-first, market-based approach to coping with the pandemic. A course correction is...

Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa (L) and Chinese ambassador to Zimbabwe Guo Shaochun elbow bump
October 27, 2020

China has managed to provide PPE nationwide as well as globally, assisting many countries in their fight against COVID-19. Some...

a single pew in a dilapidated boarded up church; image credit Chris Luckhardt
October 23, 2020

Rather than just locally mending what global problems produce in specific locales, it is preferable to engage proactively and...

Pages