These scholars explore a question that might be on all of our minds -- to what extent, if at all, is the pandemic leading to better leadership from governments and more participation from citizens? Through nuanced analysis, and with the opinions of several experts, this article explores the complexity of governance during and after COVID-19.
Why Skim: This organized report offers analysis of key issues and trends in global governance that give insight into the effects of the pandemic on peace. Skimming through this document can expose us to the many ways governments are reacting to COVID. Data and accurate reporting can be used to measure the merit of these trends or assumptions about peace.
How we are taking this on: Because we saw the need to understand how the pandemic will affect global governance, in February, we started tracking government response, violence, and conflict across the globe. We are compiling data that can show how COVID-19 is reshaping our world -- and you can help by contributing to our tracker today.