By Jose Antonio Ocampo
This quantity examines the discussion round worldwide public items and improvement cooperation. It asks: how will overseas cooperation and improvement associations be replaced? How do we ensure that those international projects and associations are innovating for the better?
summary: This quantity examines the discussion round worldwide public items and improvement cooperation. It asks: how will foreign cooperation and improvement associations be replaced? How will we ensure that those worldwide tasks and associations are innovating for the higher?
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The gain for smaller countries is, of course, that the powerful members of the international community would be coordinated by a representative universal body in which they have voice, rather than by one that the powerful countries appoint (or more accurately, self-appoint). According to this proposal, ECOSOC would continue to be the intergovernmental organ in charge of the economic, social, and environmental responsibilities given to the UN Organization. As we will see in Section 5, speciﬁc and highly important global functions could be conferred upon this Council, reinforcing its current role.
In any case, the fact that interdependence weakens the space of nationstates, and that such space may not be fully recreated by the best international arrangements, means that in the long run it is necessary to build democratic spaces of an international/global character as part of a (certainly slow and partial) transition to a transnational order. But so far the efforts in this area have rendered at best partial results, as reﬂected in the European debates regarding the “democratic deﬁcit” of its regional institutions—a deﬁcit that may have increased in recent years.
However, this would imply major changes in the way it operates, in particular avoiding sidestepping into the mandates and governance structures of representative international institutions. A better perspective is to recognize that formal and informal mechanisms play a complementary role. As Dervis (2011, p. 195) has argued: “Both are needed. The informal gatherings can be more ﬂexible, they can allow leaders or ministers to develop closer personal relationships. , as part of a system of “concentric circles” of consensus building, to use again Lamy’s concept.