As a zoonotic virus, COVID-19 is itself a symptom of human-influenced climate change. It is also indicative of the humanitarian impact of future environmental crises.
As the twin crises of climate change and Covid-19 continue to unfold, a traditional crop can help South American communities preserve biodiversity and their heritage.
As world trade breaks down into a patchwork of regional blocs, it raises questions about the future of global multinationals.
Illicit and legitimate trade are closely connected, so how come one seems to be rising while the other has plunged?
Coronavirus has revealed the extreme plight of Bangladeshi factory workers.
The Indian Ocean provides a new way of looking at world history that has been dominated by European accounts.
This week, our experts are looking at the major trends in post-crisis globalisation.
With half the global workforce facing job loss, massive stimulus packages are needed to revive emerging economies and reduce mass unemployment, poverty and starvation.
Tumbling global trade with China proves no country or sector is an island.
The response of individual nations to coronavirus has largely been ad hoc, piecemeal and in many cases, lethally ineffective – just like climate action.
Through archaeological studies of architecture, excavated trade goods, and ecofacts we can trace globalisation back thousands of years.
Globalisation does not look so clever when everyone wants the same medical equipment.
The current pandemic could be the undoing of globalisation if countries fail to cooperate and choose isolationism over a common purpose.
The same technological forces that make the Wuhan outbreak a global concern are also key to managing the crisis response.
Even though the way we access pop music has changed and gone digital, hitmakers lag behind other industries in terms of globalisation.
Trade in cultural goods and services offers emerging markets an opportunity to benefit from their cultural capital and globalisation.
Unlike older visions of economic democracy which started with class or the collective, the starting point now should be the individual
The pipeline for new antibiotics is broken. It is time to think outside the box.
Malawi must change its diplomatic approach and align its national interests with Mozambique's
The story of how human eggs became an integral part of a multi-billion dollar global fertility industry starts in a unlikely place: the sex lives of farm animals.