Lawrence Gostin (O'Neill Institute) in Devex on hesitance to support a new pandemic treaty ahead of the World Health Assembly Special Session: "They want to protect their national sovereignty and do not want to sign onto binding commitments."
With a faculty that includes preeminent scholars across disciplines, Georgetown is a leader around questions of global governance.
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The Department of Government sponsors this M.A. program. Participants seek to understand the foundations of democratic and responsive government, and how policymakers can create and implement policies to achieve these objectives.
The B.S. in Foreign Service (BSFS) is the undergraduate program of the Walsh School of Foreign Service. The BSFS program offers an interdisciplinary liberal arts core curriculum grounding eight different majors.
This master of science program provides SFS graduate students with an understanding of the historical, political, social, cultural, and economic context of contemporary international relations through the acquisition of knowledge areas, critical skills, and strategic skills.
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Founded in 2007, the O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law is a research institute based at the Law Center focused on public and private law in health policy analysis.
The Center for Transnational Legal Studies (CTLS) is a legal education program located in London, United Kingdom. CTLS is a global partnership of which the Law Center is a founding member.
Established in 2003, the Mortara Center for International Studies is a research center in the School of Foreign Service for policy related to international political, social, and economic issues.