Is the behaviour of people becoming global? What is the role of NGOs and IGOs? When and why have ‘global institutions’ emerged? Are human rights a force of globalisation? Why is a global strategy needed to deal with issues such as peace, food supplies and economic development? What is the role of war and other negative events in global history?
Task 1. (be prepared to lead the discussion)
Task 2. Two groups of 2 students
Consider one or more movements (ex. Greenpeace) and one institutions (UN, WTO etc.) and examine their impact on people’s lives globally and/or how they works (or do not work) at a global level. Please produce a A4 handout. You can work in pairs.