to maintain inter. peace and security and to that end: to take effective collective measures
for the prevention and removal threats to the peace:
to develop friendly relations among nations based on respect for the principle of equal
rights and self-determination of peoples.
to achieve inter. cooperation in csolving inter. problems of an economic, social, cultural
or humanitarian character.
to be a centre for harmonizing problems between states.
collective/common (climate change)
borderless world (global health)
human security (genocide)
- new global risks and GG
what happens over there happens over here, if there are polluters that are creating acid
rains, well it rains on Canada. There global risks are borderless, increasingly these GR
are experienced as new but are not new. go back to the 14th century plague affected all of
europe and most of asian. Because of uncertainty it is experienced as 'new.' Technology,
what happens when people have the knowledge to clone? how do we ensure that these
techn. are not used unethically? Info tech. Cyber security and how they can worm their
way into your comp. Source of GR. Human security- realsists are proud of that there has
been no other WW, but there are civil war all the time and genocides more than before.
Not only spill over effects, but we as in INTER, community it does not sit well w/ us.
What this means is that GG is a real response to GR, that we experience everyday.
rules of the game WTO
goals and targets KYOTO accord
deliberative forums0 G8 and G20
WTO- the precursor was the GATT, that was a GG mechanism where states will
overtime encourage more free trade and lower tariffs. We as a global community will
work together to achieve certain goals. KYOTO accord, 1997, one in which states agreed
to lowr their GHGE by 20% by 2012, (greenhouse gas emissions.) lastly, translational
involves deliberative forums, the are not simply imposed by some Global gov't, but rather
by deliberative forums. forums in which states can deliberate where they can compromise
and come up w/ rules.
Features of GG
1, absence of global gov't.
2. collective fare and commas (financial crisis)
3. functional specialization (WHO)
4. PArticipatory (UN General Assembly)
states agree upping like stimulus spending and regulatory reforms. requires GG.
functional spécial. UN cannot do everything so then the GG requires specialist function
like the WHO, world health organization, filled w/ health experts. saw the creation of
international health regulations, IHR, protocols. supposed to be participatory, relaism is